Kim Jong Un Pledges Full Support for Putin's War in Ukraine

2024 • 15min • News • International


Published On: June 19, 2024 - In a historic meeting in Pyongyang, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un promised 'full support and solidarity' for Russia's war in Ukraine. President Vladimir Putin expressed gratitude for Kim's 'unwavering' support, framing the conflict as a fight against the United States' 'hegemonic and imperialist policy.' This marks Putin's first visit to North Korea in 24 years, highlighting the growing closeness between the two nations amid the ongoing war in Ukraine. Concerns rise over potential arms transfers between the countries, despite their denials, as they vow to strengthen military ties.