North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
North Korea

North Korea pushes to boost China ties in message marking Communist Party’s centenary

  • Kim Jong-un sent a message to President Xi Jinping congratulating him on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party
  • The message comes a day after reports he told a Politburo meeting that a lapse in North Korea’s virus campaign had caused a ‘great crisis’

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a Politburo meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang. Photo: AP
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