Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un shake hands prior to their talks in Vladivostok on April 25. Photo: EPA-EFE
John Barry Kotch
Opinion

Opinion

John Barry Kotch

Russia has much to offer the Korean peace process, from denuclearisation expertise to experience as a mediator

  • Russia has been sidelined in the Korean peace process so long that it’s easy to forget its historical role on the peninsula. The Kim-Putin meeting was a reminder of the major role Moscow could again play

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un shake hands prior to their talks in Vladivostok on April 25. Photo: EPA-EFE
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