April 21, 2024

North Korea appoints long-time diplomat in China as new vice foreign minister

Pak Myong Ho previously worked as a minister at the DPRK embassy in Beijing

North Korea has appointed a new vice foreign minister, a social media post by the Indian embassy in Pyongyang revealed on Thursday.

The new appointee -- Pak Myong Ho -- was reported to have met with Indian Ambassador to North Korea Atul M. Gotsurve in a tweet from the embassy.

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