Russian-flagged fishing ship Xiang Hai Lin 8 arrives in Sokcho, South Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE

South Koreans, Russians returned days after fishing boat drifts to North Korea

  • The Russian-flagged fishing boat was detained for ‘violating the rules of entry and stay in North Korea’, officials in the North said
  • The Russian embassy in Pyongyang said the ‘coordinated work of the Russian diplomatic agency’ led to the crew’s release
Topic |   North Korea

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Russian-flagged fishing ship Xiang Hai Lin 8 arrives in Sokcho, South Korea. Photo: EPA-EFE
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