Press release on the first round of strategic dialogue between Russia and North Korea
On November 20, the first round of strategic dialogue between the Russian Federation and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea was held between First Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov and First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son-hui in Moscow. The agreement to hold the dialogue was reached during the Russia-North Korea summit in Vladivostok this April.
The sides noted the high intensity of political contacts and exchanges, and had an in-depth discussion of the current state and development prospects of bilateral cooperation with emphasis on cooperation in practical areas.
They also discussed the developments on the Korean Peninsula and in Northeast Asia, as well as other key issues on the international agenda.