WORLD Putin invites Kim Jong-un to visit Russia in September

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Putin invites Kim Jong-un to visit Russia in September

08:29, June 15, 2018

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin invited the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong-un to visit Russia in September, Reuters reported.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK Kim Yong-nam at the Kremlin in Moscow on June 14, 2018. (Photos: VCG)

Putin made the invitation when he met with Kim Yong-nam, the president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, who went to Moscow to attend the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK Kim Yong-nam at the Kremlin in Moscow on June 14, 2018. 

During the meeting, Kim Yong-nam handed a written message to Putin from Kim Jong-un.

Putin also said he welcomed the meeting between Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump, which happened in Singapore on Tuesday.

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