August 19, 2022

North Korean diplomat dies after car accident in Vladivostok

Source confirms deaths of two North Koreans, including consul to Khabarovsk, after their SUV reportedly overturned

Two North Korean nationals linked to the DPRK consulate in Vladivostok died following a car accident on Monday morning, NK News confirmed on Wednesday.

One of the deceased was the DPRK consul to Khabarovsk, who died after receiving initial treatment in a hospital, Interfax reported on Tuesday. The consul’s name was E.R. Pak, another Russian outlet said.