Pyongyang aimed at uniting the Railways of North and South Korea

© Depositphotos / deyangeorgiev2Светофор on the railroad. Archival photoPyongyang aimed at uniting the Railways of North and South Korea© Depositphotos / deyangeorgiev2

Pyongyang aimed at uniting the Railways of North and South Korea, said Deputy Minister of Railways of the DPRK Kim Yoon Hyuk.

«Currently, we are focused on connecting the Railways of North and South Korea, this is a critical project and must provide the best possible conditions to ensure that this project was ultimately implemented,» he said, speaking at a panel session at the WEF-2018.

«As in the past, we will make active efforts for the practical solution of problems in connecting railway’s TRANS-Korean and TRANS-Siberian Railways on the basis of equality and mutual benefit,» said Kim Yoon Hyuk.

The Deputy Minister suggested that Russia, North Korea and South Korea have jointly considered the practical areas of work in connecting the TRANS-Siberian railway’s TRANS-Korean railway and roads, taking into account the importance of this issue and international interest.

#WEF brings together. The Deputy Minister of Railways of the DPRK Kim Yoon Hyuk on the forum in #Vladivostok exchanged contacts with the South Korean delegation. #ВЭФ2018 #EEF2018 #DPRK pic.twitter.com/TNmFcIo5ug

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Said Kim Yoon Hyuk, the aim of this work is enshrined in the historic joint Declaration of the summit of North and South Korea, held April 27 at the military demarcation line in Panmunjom.

Fourth Eastern economic forum will be held at the site of the far Eastern Federal University campus on the Russian island on September 11-13. MIA «Russia today» is the General information partner of the WEF.Pyongyang aimed at uniting the Railways of North and South KoreaIV international economic forum

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