May 27, 2024
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New photos show North Korea sent weapons to Russian paramilitary group: US

Images appears to show rail shipment from North Korea to Russia late last year, but content of containers unclear

The U.S. on Friday released images it claims show North Korea exporting weapons to a Russian paramilitary group late last year.

White House national security spokesperson John Kirby shared the two satellite images at a press conference and said they show Russian railcars entering North Korea on Nov. 18, 2022 and leaving the next day with unspecified “material.” 

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