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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is currently on a tour of Russia. On Saturday, he along with Russian President Vladimir Putin came to see a bomber aircraft capable of carrying out nuclear attacks. He also took stock of the warship included in the Pacific Fleet in the eastern port city of Vladivostok. Earlier, he visited a fighter aircraft plant in Russia and saw the cockpit of Su-57 closely. Kim also saw the Kinjal missile. Kim’s official media said that he was deeply impressed by the factory manufacturing the best Russian war planes.
Let us tell you that Kim had reached Russia on Wednesday. First of all he held a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. After this meeting, discussions about Arms Alliance intensified in both the countries. Due to this visit of Kim, the tension of western countries has also increased in a way. Since, North Korean weapons can make the Ukraine war more frightening. At the same time, Russian technology can also strengthen Kim’s intentions and deepen the threat posed by the military nuclear program.
Kim took a close look at the planes used in the Ukraine war.
Kim met with Putin at Russia’s main space port. After which Kim’s intentions also came to light. Actually, he wants Russian help for missile technology. On Friday, North Korean leader Kim visited a production plant in the eastern city of Komsomolsk and took a close look at Russia’s Su-57 fighter plane. Russian warplanes of all types shown to Kim on Saturday were among those that have seen active use in the war in Ukraine, including Tu-160, Tu-95 and Tu-22 bombers that routinely launch cruise missiles Are.
‘War with Ukraine may last for a long time’
Experts say that both countries want to increase possible military cooperation and plans to modernize North Korea’s aging air force may also be included. North Korea is dependent on warplanes sent from the Soviet Union in the 1980s. Kim’s plan to see Russian naval ships in Vladivostok could be another indication of what he wants from Russia. Russia’s attack on Ukraine is shaping up to be a long-lasting war. In such a situation, Russia may be in dire need of weapons and its deal with North Korea may prove favorable.
‘Russia can share weapons technology with North Korea’
Last year, the US accused North Korea of providing ammunition, artillery shells and rockets to Russia. South Korean officials said that North Korean weapons provided to Russia have already been used in Ukraine. Some analysts say that only time will tell how much of its sensitive weapons technology Russia will be willing to share in exchange for North Korean weapons. But others say it is now a possibility to consider, as Russia becomes desperate to replenish its depleted reserves.
Tension in South Korea too, has given warning
US and South Korean officials on Friday intensified their condemnation of recent steps by Russia and North Korea. South Korean Vice Foreign Minister Chang Ho-jin said Washington and Seoul will step up security cooperation to ensure Moscow faces consequences if it helps advance North Korea’s weapons program.
Kim is strengthening North Korea’s navy
In recent months, Kim has expressed his desire to counter America’s advanced naval power and has stressed the need to strengthen his navy. Joint military exercises with South Korea are being expanded to counter the North’s growing threat. Analysts say Kim’s focus may be related to his ambitions to acquire technology for ballistic missile submarines and nuclear-powered submarines, as well as start joint naval exercises between Russia and North Korea.
The Korean Central News Agency reported on Saturday that during his visit to the aircraft plant, Kim praised Russia’s rapidly advancing aviation technology. He said, we are moving ahead of external potential threats. Russian media also highlighted this comment. North Korean state media is reporting Kim’s activities in Russia.
‘A glorious chapter is connected with Russia’
Russia’s cabinet released a video on Friday, in which Kim is seen on an elevated platform looking over the cockpit of a Su-57 and listening to its pilot. When the Su-35 fighter jet landed after a flight, Kim smiled and even clapped. In the video, Kim was shown watching the Kinzhal Missile. He was seen talking to Shoigu and Yevmenov about an alleged nuclear attack submarine.
Kim has in recent months stressed the need to strengthen his navy to counter the United States’ advanced naval assets, expanding its joint military exercises with South Korea to counter the North’s growing threat. doing.
Speaking at a lunch hosted by Russian officials, Kim’s top military official, Army Marshal Ri Pyong Chol, said their leader’s visit marked another glorious chapter in relations between the countries. Kim’s delegation also includes top commanders of North Korea’s air force and navy.
‘Kim’s plan for nuclear powered submarines’
Putin on Friday informed Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko about his summit with Kim. Lukashenko suggested that Belarus could join Russia and North Korea in three-way cooperation. Kim met Putin for the first time in Vladivostok after April 2019. Kim has announced the goal of acquiring nuclear-powered submarines, which can travel long distances silently and reach enemy shores to carry out attacks. Analysts say such capabilities would be unviable for the North without outside assistance.
‘Russia is refusing arms deal’
Putin reiterated on Friday that Russia would abide by UN sanctions, some of which ban the export or import of any weapons to North Korea. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said separately that no agreement on bilateral military cooperation was signed after the meeting between Putin and Kim on Wednesday. Experts say that North Korea and Russia will not publicize any deal on arms to avoid harsh international criticism.
Kim Jong can meet Xi Jinping
Kim’s visit to Russia is his first foreign trip after the Covid-19 pandemic. He is eager to expand his partnership with Moscow and Beijing. He is trying to break out of international isolation and include Pyongyang in a united front against Washington. Some South Korean experts say that Kim may also meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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