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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Kim Visit Confirmed

MOSCOW -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has agreed to make a huge journey by train from Pyongyang to Moscow via the Far Eastern port of Vladivostok, Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov said Wednesday.

Itar-Tass quoted Ivanov as saying at an ASEAN meeting in Thailand that the dates for Kim's trip had yet to be fixed. He said the Korean leader would first stop in Vladivostok before arriving in Moscow for talks.