May 12, 2021

N. Korea strengthens ties with Cameroon, other African countries

North Korean tour of Africa shrouded in mystery

North Korean foreign minister Pak Ui Chun paid an official visit to Cameroon on Wednesday as part of a two week diplomatic tour of western and central African nations.

The tour, which has seen Pak's Foreign Ministry delegation also visit Benin, Guinea, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, has been touted by North Korean media as an effort to foster "friendly and cooperative" relations in the region.