Kim Jong Un's bodyguards arrive in Hanoi on Air Koryo IL-76 cargo plane | NK News
July 13, 2024

Kim Jong Un’s bodyguards arrive in Hanoi on Air Koryo IL-76 cargo plane

IL-76 seen transporting Kim Jong Un's limousine to two summits last year spotted in Hanoi

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's security detail arrived in Hanoi early on Sunday morning aboard a North Korean Air Koryo Ilyushin-76 cargo jet, photos posted by Vietnam's Thanh Niên newspaper showed.

Dozens of tall men wearing black suits, white shirts, and ties could be seen disembarking the plane at Noi Bai International Airport and unloading several large cardboard boxes in the pictures.

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