April 05, 2020

Why Russian lawmakers are working to build ties with North Korea
A meeting in Moscow this week shed some light on how parliamentarians hope to work with Pyongyang
On February 11, North Korea's ambassador to the Russian Federation Kim Hyun Joong held a meeting in Moscow with senior Russian lawmaker Konstantin Kosachev. Also present at the talks was Oleg Melnichenko, a member of the Russian parliament's upper house and chairperson of a parliamentary group that fosters cooperation with the North Korean Supreme People's Assembly.The meeting between North