Far East Can Become Base for Cooperation Between Russia, South, North Korea, Minister Says
05:26 GMT 02.09.2021 (Updated: 06:01 GMT 02.09.2021)
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VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) - The Russian Far East can become a base for trilateral cooperation between Russia, South Korea, and North Korea, South Korea's Minister of Unification Lee In-young said.
"We can jointly ensure the construction of a base in the Far East for further joint development, this can also become a potential for the development of relations with North Korea, for trilateral cooperation projects", the minister said at the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF).
The EEF is being held from 2-4 September on the campus of the Far Eastern federal university in Vladivostok. The Sputnik news agency is a general media partner of the forum.