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Russia: Kim Jong-un arrives at Vladivostok’s Russky Island ahead of summit *EXCLUSIVE*

Russian Federation, Vladivostok
April 24, 2019 at 10:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived at the Russian Far Eastern Federal University campus on Russky Island in Vladivostok on Wednesday, ahead of the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin scheduled for Thursday.

Earlier on Wednesday Kim crossed the border into Russia at the Khasan checkpoint on his armoured train, where he was greeted with the traditional offering of bread and salt.

Putin and Kim are expected to discuss the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, bilateral relations and economic ties between Russia and North Korea during their meeting on Thursday.

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived at the Russian Far Eastern Federal University campus on Russky Island in Vladivostok on Wednesday, ahead of the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin scheduled for Thursday.

Earlier on Wednesday Kim crossed the border into Russia at the Khasan checkpoint on his armoured train, where he was greeted with the traditional offering of bread and salt.

Putin and Kim are expected to discuss the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, bilateral relations and economic ties between Russia and North Korea during their meeting on Thursday.

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