May 12, 2021

Russia may help N. Korea with security for large sporting events: interior minister

In Pyongyang, Vladimir Kolokoltsev says two countries could step up cooperation in law enforcement

The Russian government is seeking to share its experience in policing large sporting events such as the World Cup with North Korea and hopes to increase cooperation in that field, the country's Minister of Internal Affairs said Tuesday. 

Speaking during meetings with officials in Pyongyang on Tuesday, minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev said the two countries should intensify exchanges between their respective law enforcement agencies.