May 19, 2024

Kim Yo Jong says US putting Europe in danger by providing tanks to Ukraine

Statement by North Korean leader’s sister comes week after White House presented evidence of DPRK arms sales to Russia

The U.S. is “crossing the line” and putting Europe in danger by providing arms to Ukraine, the North Korean leader’s powerful sister Kim Yo Jong said in a statement on Friday (U.S. time).

Her criticism comes two days after U.S. President Joe Biden announced that Washington will send 31 Abrams tanks to Ukraine to help the country defend against Russian invasion.

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