Russian Deputy Minister of Defense Alexander Fomin paid a working visit to North Korea. This is stated in the message of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
During the visit, the colonel-general planned to discuss with the leadership of the Ministry of National Armed Forces of the DPRK the situation on the Korean Peninsula and the prospects for Russian-North Korean cooperation in the military field.
Also during the upcoming meetings, it is planned to discuss the situation in Northeast Asia and current problems of international and regional security.
The Russian Deputy Minister of Defense noted that negotiations in this format make it possible to better coordinate joint actions on issues of levied interest.
During the meeting, he also told the North Korean delegation in detail about the participation of the group of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in an operation against international terrorism in Syria, including its humanitarian aspects.