Russia and North Korea

North Korea buys Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine - report

North Korea buys Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine - report

North Korea has purchased Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine and Chinese diagnostic equipment, including thermographs, Japan’s Asahi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The price tag of the contract and the volume of the …

Kim Jong-un congratulates Putin on Russia Day

Kim Jong-un congratulates Putin on Russia Day

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has sent a message of congratulations upon Russia Day to Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Korean Central News Agency said. "The Chairman of the State Affairs Commission comrade Kim Jong-un …

Russians marking Day of Russia

Russians marking Day of Russia

Russia is celebrating its national holiday, the Russia Day, on June 12th. Russia Day is one of the youngest national holidays.  It was established by the country’s presidential decree of June 2, 1994. The Declaration of State …

Putin exchanges weapons with Kim Jong-un

Putin exchanges weapons with Kim Jong-un

Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged weapons as presents with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during their first-ever meeting in Vladivostok today. The Russian president led his North Korean …

Kim Jong-un in Russia

Kim Jong-un in Russia

Kim Jong-un arrives in Russia for summit with Putin as US nuclear talks remain in limbo