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North Korea's Kim arrives in Russia before summit with Putin

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Russia on Wednesday morning for his much-anticipated summit with President Vladimir Putin in the Pacific port city of Vladivostok.
The official Korean Central News Agency said Kim was seen off by officials and residents as he left Pyongyang by his special train at dawn, and Russian news agency Tass quoted a local official as saying Kim was given flowers, bread and salt at the Hasan train station after crossing the border.
Kremlin adviser Yuri Ushakov told Russian media the summit on Thursday will focus on North Korea's...
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Kim Jong Un takes armored train to Russia for summit with Putin

Kim Jong Un takes armored train to Russia for summit with Putin

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un boarded an armored train on Wednesday local time and traveled to Russia for his first summit with Russian president Vladimir Putin, a report said. Kim departed from Russia earlier in the day and was expected to arrive for the meeting in Russia's Far East city of Vladivostok on Thursday,...
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