Putin says North Korean leader can visit Russia anytime

Putin says North Korean leader can visit Russia anytime

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could visit Russia at any time that was convenient for him.

Russian President Putin attends the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok
Russian President Vladimir Putin greets the audience as he attends a session of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia September 12, 2018. Donat Sorokin/TASS Host Photo Agency/Pool via REUTERS

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could visit Russia at any time that was convenient for him.

Putin's comments came days after the Kremlin said it had sent Kim Jong Un a letter of invitation to visit Russia.

(Reporting by Denis Pinchuk, Vladimir Soldatkin and Polina Nikolskaya; Writing by Gabrielle TĂ©trault-Farber; Editing by Andrew Osborn)

Source: Reuters

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