The US special envoy for North Korea was due in Moscow on Wednesday amid reports of a possible meeting in Russia next week between Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin
Moscow, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - APP - 17th Apr, 2019 ) :The US special envoy for North Korea was due in Moscow on Wednesday amid reports of a possible meeting in Russia next week between Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin.
The State Department said Stephen Biegun would be in Moscow on Wednesday and Thursday "to meet with Russian officials to discuss efforts to advance the final, fully verified denuclearisation of North Korea." The visit came with Russian, South Korean and Japanese media reporting that Kim and Putinmay soon have their first summit, in Russia's Far East.
Quoting diplomatic sources, Russian newspaper Izvestia reported Wednesday that the meeting would take place in Vladivostok before the Russian leader heads to China for an April 26-27 summit.
One of the sources warned that the plans could change, however, noting that Kim was an "impulsive person".
South Korean news agency Yonhap quoted diplomats in Seoul this week saying a meeting was being prepared.
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