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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un claps during a celebration for nuclear scientists and engineers in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang.   © Reuters

North Korea's China bashing makes Trump look polite

Pyongyang reminds Beijing that it supported China's nuclear test in 1964

KATSUJI NAKAZAWA, Nikkei senior staff writer | China

TOKYO -- While the exchange of harsh words and warnings between North Korea and a U.S. has engrossed the global audience, Pyongyang is also engaged in another shouting match, with China, that is equally blistering.

Its target is the People's Daily and the Global Times, both mouthpieces of the Chinese Communist Party.

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