Kim Jong Infoto: KCNA / Reuters
North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN may visit Russia in late April. About it reports South Korean Agency “renkhap” with reference to own sources.
According to the interlocutor of the edition, the meeting, Kim Jong-UN and Russian President Vladimir Putin may take place in the far East. Putin will arrive in Vladivostok on April 26-27, on the eve of visit to China. It is assumed that Kim Jong-UN will arrive in Russia at the same time.
The sources suggest that the leader of North Korea wants to enlist the support of Russia to use this in upcoming negotiations with U.S. President Donald trump.
On 3 April it became known that Kim Jong-UN received an invitation to visit Russia. Assistant to the President Yuri Ushakov said that no concrete agreements. Authorities are awaiting the official response to the North Korean side.
If the meeting will agree on, it will be the first visit of the current leader of the DPRK in Russia. Previous North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il was in Russia three times. The last time it happened in 2011.
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