6 Sep 2017 09:05

Putin tells S. Korean president wants to discuss N. Korea situation

VLADIVOSTOK. Sept 6 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would like to discuss the North Korea situation with South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in.

"I am pleased to meet you in person and to discuss our concerns about the known events around the North Korean nuclear and missile program," Putin told Moon at the beginning of their meeting.

In addition, Putin proposed discussing bilateral relations.