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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits aeronautics factory in Russia's far east

Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST
  • After his summit with President Vladimir Putin, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un toured a Russian far-east aeronautics factory on Friday.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited a fighter jet manufacturing plant in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, located in far eastern Russia on Friday. South Korea has expressed concerns that his visit may be aimed at expanding military collaboration, possibly involving an arms-for-technology arrangement. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited a fighter jet manufacturing plant in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, located in far eastern Russia on Friday. South Korea has expressed concerns that his visit may be aimed at expanding military collaboration, possibly involving an arms-for-technology arrangement. (REUTERS)

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Kim Jong Un's visit to an aeronautics factory suggests that he is seeking something from Russia in return for supporting Putin's actions in the conflict in Ukraine. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

Kim Jong Un's visit to an aeronautics factory suggests that he is seeking something from Russia in return for supporting Putin's actions in the conflict in Ukraine. (REUTERS)

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On Tuesday, Kim Jong Un arrived in Russia aboard an armored train from North Korea. Upon reaching the Russia-North Korea border, he was greeted by officials at a nearby station. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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On Tuesday, Kim Jong Un arrived in Russia aboard an armored train from North Korea. Upon reaching the Russia-North Korea border, he was greeted by officials at a nearby station. (REUTERS)

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On Wednesday, Kim Jong Un had a meeting with President Putin at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, during which they exchanged greetings with a 40-second handshake. However, on Thursday, Kim Jong Un was mostly out of the public eye and then reappeared on local time Friday. (AFP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

On Wednesday, Kim Jong Un had a meeting with President Putin at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, during which they exchanged greetings with a 40-second handshake. However, on Thursday, Kim Jong Un was mostly out of the public eye and then reappeared on local time Friday. (AFP)

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Putin informed Russian state TV after the summit that Kim Jong Un would be visiting an aircraft plant in Komsomolsk-on-Amur and proceeding to Vladivostok to observe Russia's Pacific Fleet, a university, and other facilities. (AP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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Putin informed Russian state TV after the summit that Kim Jong Un would be visiting an aircraft plant in Komsomolsk-on-Amur and proceeding to Vladivostok to observe Russia's Pacific Fleet, a university, and other facilities. (AP)

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The summit between Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin on Wednesday was held at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, which stands as Russia's primary domestic launch center. (REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

The summit between Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin on Wednesday was held at the Vostochny Cosmodrome, which stands as Russia's primary domestic launch center. (REUTERS)

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After their meeting, Putin informed Russian media that Kim Jong Un would be traveling to Vladivostok to visit Russia's Pacific Fleet, a university, and other facilities. (AFP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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After their meeting, Putin informed Russian media that Kim Jong Un would be traveling to Vladivostok to visit Russia's Pacific Fleet, a university, and other facilities. (AFP)

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In this photo released by the governor of the Russian far eastern region of Khabarovsky Krai region Mikhail Degtyarev telegram channel, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, poses for a photo after visiting Russian aircraft plant that builds fighter jets in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, about 6,200 kilometers (3,900 miles) east of Moscow, Russia. (The governor of the Russian far eastern region of Khabarovsky Krai region Mikhail Degtyarev telegram channel via AP)(AP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

In this photo released by the governor of the Russian far eastern region of Khabarovsky Krai region Mikhail Degtyarev telegram channel, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, poses for a photo after visiting Russian aircraft plant that builds fighter jets in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, about 6,200 kilometers (3,900 miles) east of Moscow, Russia. (The governor of the Russian far eastern region of Khabarovsky Krai region Mikhail Degtyarev telegram channel via AP)(AP)

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Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov announced on Thursday that Kim Jong Un's visit would extend for a few more days, without providing additional details. (AP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Sep 15, 2023 01:32 PM IST

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov announced on Thursday that Kim Jong Un's visit would extend for a few more days, without providing additional details. (AP)

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