March 02, 2024

North Korean delegation meets with Algerian officials

Visit follows on from agreements signed in late 2016

North Korea’s Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs - Sin Hong Chol - met with Algerian officials in the North African country between April 24 and 26 as part of a delegation to the region, two state media reports announced on Friday.

The first report by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) heralded an inaugural "political consultative" meeting between the two country's ministries of foreign affairs.

Become a member for less then $4 per week.

  • Unlimited access to all of NK News: reporting, investigations, analysis
  • The NK News Daily Update, an email newsletter to keep you in the loop
  • Searchable archive of all content, photo galleries, special columns
  • Contact NK News reporters with tips or requests for reporting
Get unlimited access to all NK News content, including original reporting, investigations, and analyses by our team of DPRK experts.
Subscribe now

All major cards accepted. No commitments – you can cancel any time.