August 16, 2022

New North Korean ambassador to Iran meets Rouhani, talks “common enemy” U.S.

North Korea's Han Song U was confirmed as the new ambassador to Iran in his first public appearance in the country

North Korea’s new ambassador to Iran was confirmed in a meeting with President Hassan Rouhani last week, with both officials reportedly discussing their "common enemy" in Washington.

The Iranian President’s office reported that Rouhani expressed hopes to “further deepen” bilateral ties, with both Rouhani and Ambassador Han Song U sharing an anti-American stance at the June 24 meeting.