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Special Envoy Kim Jong-Yin will come to Russia

In the near future, a member of the Presidium of the Politburo and the Secretariat of the Workers' Party of Korea Choi Ryong He will visit the Russian Federation as special envoy Kim Jong-un, the first chairman of the State Defense Committee. This was reported on Friday by the TsTAK news agency, without specifying the details of the upcoming trip.

Relations between Moscow and Pyongyang

At the end of October, the Minister for the Development of the Far East, Alexander Galushka, announced that the issue of visa-free regime was on the agenda of relations between the Russian Federation and the DPRK.

On October 1, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his North Korean counterpart, Lee Soo-young, held talks in Moscow. The ministers signed an intermidov exchange plan for 2015-2016 years.

Lavrov noted that the document will contribute to the productive interaction of the Foreign Ministries of the two countries.

October 21 reported that Russia is investing in the DPRK infrastructure modernization project $ 25 billion.

In June, Kim Jong-un sent a congratulatory telegram to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the occasion of Russia Day. In it, the North Korean leader noted that "under the leadership of the president, the Russian people have made great strides in ensuring the country's security and stability, modernizing the economy, and strengthening defense capabilities." Kim Jong-un also believes that the relations of friendship and cooperation that have developed between the two countries "continue to expand and develop in the interests of their peoples."

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