Drones, walruses and more surprises awaited the North Korean leader on his trip to the Siberian country.
The friendship between the leaders of Russia and North Korea has been evident in recent days, in a visit that has mixed politics and leisure in equal parts. Kim Jong-un came to russian soil last September 12 and although we do not know the full content of the conversations held between the political leaders, the most recent war between Russia and Ukraine seems to be one of the reasons main factors that have forced Kim Jong-un to leave his native country. Yes indeed, walruses and ballet They have also been protagonists.
A visit full of events, each one more unusual
Traveling to a friendly country is not at all unusual in these tense times, much less if it is between allied countries far from the rest of the world, at least in political terms. According to information published in Business Insiderhe purpose of the visit of the North Korean leader has been the Russian request for the largest number of ammunition to confront the Ukrainian army. Of course, Kim Jong-un has also received gifts in return.
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Between the gifts with whom the North Korean dictator would have been entertained, according to the Russian media TASSthey would find a bulletproof vest and a series of dronesone of them reconnaissance and a set of 5 drones named ‘kamikaze’, armed with exploding heads. In addition, the Asian leader would also have received a outfit which the Russian government claims is invisible in the eyes of the most modern thermal cameras.
Kim Jong Un Sees the Walrus Misha Perform 🇰🇵🇷🇺
The North Korean Supreme Leader had an enjoyable time in Vladivostok, Russia.
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Of course, the trip has become even stranger. In a context of negotiation for war purposes, let us remember that both countries have nuclear weapons and that Russia had in its hands one of the most powerful bombs in history, there has also been time to go to the ballet enjoy the function ‘Sleeping Beauty’ by Pyotr Tchaikovsky.
Finally, Kim Jong-un also had the opportunity to approach the Primorsky Aquariumlocated in the Russian city of Vladivostok, to see the performance of a walrus, in which he was seen quite animated with the number it represented, in addition to other marine animals such as beluga whales or dolphins. That not everything is going to be conspiring against the West. You must also enjoy the benefits of the leisure of the ex-Soviet brothers.