December 15, 2019

Russian foreign minister accepts North Korean invitation to Pyongyang: MFA
Kim-Putin summit not happening soon, Lavrov says, following a meeting with Ri Yong Ho
Russia's foreign minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters he has accepted an invitation to visit Pyongyang following a meeting with North Korean counterpart Ri Yong Ho on Tuesday. The two met for planned talks in Moscow and discussed a range of bilateral issues, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) reported, as well as plans for events to mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of