Since North Korea accelerated its controversial nuclear weapons programme, China has officially distanced itself from its neighbour. But life on the border between the two countries continues just as before. The Chinese city of Dandong, home to one million people, attracts thousands of tourists who hope to get a rare glimpse into the mysterious dictatorship across the water. Our correspondents report.
A programme prepared by Laura Burloux and Jessica Sestili
Political analyst and Asia specialist