Ruler of an actual hell-hole, and semi-competent looker-at-things, Kim Jong-Un wanted to come and visit his paymasters in Beijing last month but was snubbed because the Chinese leadership has real business to deal with at the moment and didn’t want to waste time babysitting the overweight scion of an insane, megalomaniacal war criminal.
China discreetly put off the request [made in August], which was never publicized, because the Chinese Communist Party has been busy preparing for its five-yearly congress which is scheduled to open on November 8 when leader-in-waiting Xi Jinping is tipped to replace Hu Jintao as party chief.
Analysts have said Beijing may be loath to host Kim due in part to North Korea ignoring Chinese warnings against the rocket launch in April. The U.N. Security Council, of which China is a permanent member, strongly condemned on the failed launch as a violation of council resolutions.
Read the entire report at Reuters.