December 02, 2022

Russia awaiting North Korean response to Kim Jong Un summit invitation: Kremlin

Meeting, should it go ahead, would be the first between DPRK and Russian leaders in eight years

The Russian government has formally invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit the country, the Kremlin said on Wednesday, and it is now awaiting a response from Pyongyang.

In comments carried by the country's TASS news agency, presidential aide Yuri Ushakov confirmed that an "invitation has been handed over."