- That a North Korean girl band last weekend suddenly disappeared from the Chinese capital of Beijing, according to analysts indicate growing tensions between the two countries on armaments and political protocol.
The first international appearance of the Moranbong Band was suddenly removed Saturday. The band was founded by the North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. The repertoire includes songs from propaganda.
China applies for a long time the only ally of North Korea, but according to observers begin the tires to crumble now.
The cancellation two days after Kim said that North Korea is a nuclear power had become " ready for an atomic bomb and hydrogen bomb " to detonate.
" Performances by North Korean groups are not only cultural activity ", said Sun Xingjie professor of international relations at the University of Jilin to the newspaper South China Morning Post. " They demonstrate mutual trust between the leaders of both countries. "