North Korean leader Kim to meet Putin in Russia

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is to visit Russia and meet President Vladimir Putin, state media said.

The Korean Central News Agency released a statement on Tuesday saying Mr Kim would soon pay a visit to the Russian Federation at Mr Putin’s invitation.

A date for the meeting was not immediately released.

- Press Association

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