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Putin Visits Vietnam After Signing Security Pact with N. Korea

HeadlineJun 20, 2024

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Vietnam after making his first visit to North Korea in 24 years. On Wednesday, Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un signed a mutual defense pact. Putin spoke in Pyongyang.

President Vladimir Putin: “The comprehensive partnership agreement signed today includes, among other, mutual assistance in the event of aggression against one of the parties to this agreement.”

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