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The Russian Ambassador to Pyongyang Alexander Matsegora in anticipation of the New year held a meeting with Deputy head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the DPRK Xing Hong-Chul, said on Sunday the Russian Embassy in the social network Twitter.
«December 28, Ambassador Alexander Matsegora met with the Deputy foreign Minister of Korea Shin Jong-Chul. Diplomats exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the coming New year», — stated in the message.
In addition, the Russian Embassy in Pyongyang noted that the same day had a friendly new year’s meeting of senior diplomats of the embassies of Russia and China in the DPRK.