January 25, 2021

North Korea expresses interest in Azerbaijani energy cooperation, oil fields

DPRK FM seeking to expand bilateral cooperation at sideline of NAM ministerial meetings

North Korea is interested in exploring energy cooperation with Azerbaijan - likely in the oil sector - DPRK foreign minister Ri Yong Ho told his Azerbaijani counterpart on Friday, according to the Eurasian country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Ri's meeting with foreign minister Elmar Mammadyarov occurred on the sidelines of a ministerial meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), which is taking place in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku.