Russian region signs trade deal with N. Korea

Deal first result of three-day visit by high-ranking Russian delegation to Pyongyang
April 29th, 2014
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The regional government of Amur, Russia signed an agreement on trade and economic cooperation with North Korea on Monday, Pyongyang’s Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Tuesday.

The signing of the deal took place on the first day of a three-day visit to Pyongyang by Russian Vice-Premier Yury Trutnev and the governors of three

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Ole Jakob Skåtun

Ole Jakob Skåtun is a freelance journalist. In addition to reporting on Korean affairs for newspapers in his native Norway, his previous work also includes freelance work from Russia. His Twitter handle is @OleJakobS

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  • yourseviceman

    russian are pieces of shit how can anyone do business with north korea ? this is going to make the world mad .Russian you suck your day will come