Putin and Kim Jong-un exchanged congratulatory telegrams to celebrate the 74th anniversary of Korean National Liberation

 Putin and Kim Jong-un exchanged congratulatory telegrams to celebrate the 74th anniversary of Korean National Liberation

Overseas Network, August 15, according to KCNA reports, on August 15, Russian President Putin and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un exchanged congratulatory messages to celebrate the 74th anniversary of the national liberation of Korea.

In his message to Putin, Kim Jong-un said: The friendship established by the Korean and Russian people in the arduous struggle against Japan continues to this day, and the Korean people will never forget the heroic Red Army officers and soldiers who have sacrificed their lives for the cause of liberating North Korea.

Kim Jong-un also said that the current DPRK-Russian relations are benignly developing in line with the consensus and agreement reached at the first meeting in April this year. We firmly believe that DPRK-Russia relations will inherit the fine traditions and enter a new stage. The friendly and cooperative relations between the two countries will continue to develop in political, economic and cultural fields.

Kim Jong-uns Dinner with Putin (Yonhap)

On the same day, Putin also sent a congratulatory message to Kim Jong-un.

Putin said that in order to liberate Korea from Japanese colonial rule, Soviet Red Army soldiers and Korean patriots fought side by side, and the Russian and Korean people still cherish this unforgettable memory. Relations between Russia and North Korea are friendly and constructive, as the talks held in Vladivostok on 25 April have proved faithfully.

Putin expressed his belief that the implementation of the agreements reached between Russia and DPRK will contribute to further strengthening bilateral cooperation in various fields and ensuring stability and security on the Korean Peninsula.

During his visit to Russia, Kim Jong-un presented a sword to Putin (NUSSIS News Agency, Korea)

Kim Jong-un arrived in Vladivostok on April 24 for a visit to Russia at the invitation of Putin, according to an earlier report from overseas website. This is Kim Jong-uns first meeting with the Russian President since he took office in 2011.

After the summit meeting between DPRK and Russia, Kim Jong-un said he hoped to maintain a beneficial and constructive dialogue with Putin. Putin said that Russia insists on a peaceful solution to the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula and will continue to work to ease tensions on the peninsula and consolidate security in Northeast Asia. The relevant parties to the Peninsula issue should respect each others interests in order to have a chance to solve the Peninsula issue. Following the international law and abandoning the fist law are the key to solving the peninsula problem and other problems.

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