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Kremlin unveils details of Vladimir Putin-Kim Jong-un meeting - EastRussia | Far East






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The Kremlin revealed the details of the meeting between Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un

Presidential Aide Yury Ushakov told about the details of the meeting between Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un, which will be held in Vladivostok on April 25. About it communicateт TASS.

"The date is April 25, in Vladivostok, our president will hold talks with the Chairman of the State Council of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Kim Jong-un who will visit our country, and this meeting will be the first contact of our president with the North Korean leader," said Yuri Ushakov. He also said that the Kremlin did not disclose to the media the details of the visit of the DPRK leader at the request of the invited party.

Negotiations will begin on the territory of the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) in one-on-one format, and then continue in an expanded format with the participation of delegations, after which an official reception is planned.

This is the first meeting between Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un, and for the North Korean leader, a trip to Russia will be the first visit abroad after his re-election as chairman of the DPRK State Council in mid-April.

According to the presidential aide, one of the topics of the conversation will be a political and diplomatic settlement of the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula. According to Yuri Ushakov, the situation around the DPRK has recently stabilized, which allows countries to hope for a fruitful dialogue. There will also be a discussion of the decrease in trade turnover between the states in 2018, which fell by 56% and amounted to just 34 million dollars.

Following the meeting, no joint statements or signing of documents are planned.

After the meeting, Vladimir Putin will go to the summit in China, while the leader of the DPRK linger for a day in Primorye, where he is going to visit cultural sights and places where his father visited.