September 25, 2023

Kim Jong Un tours two military factories, emphasizes modern naval capabilities

Amid speculation of North Korean arms sales to Russia, leader continues recent trend of weapons factory visits

Kim Jong Un visited a munitions factory and a machine complex designed to bolster North Korea’s naval strength, according to state media.

In his visits, the leader emphasized the two factories’ role in modernizing and strengthening the DPRK’s defense capabilities, state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported Sunday.