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New Published research paper – relations between China and Belarus in the Context of the Russian invasion of Ukraine

We are delighted to announce the publication of the research paper prepared by Nicolas Levi related to relations between Belarus and China. The paper was prepared for the South Korean consulting company Emerics and may be downloaded here.

New DPRK ambassador to Russia

According to John Grisafi from NK News, “Kim Hyong Jun has been appointed DPRK ambassador to Russia by decree of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly, the KCNA reported Thursday.” Kim Hyong Jun, a career diplomat, has been a vice minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs since 2005. Prior to that, he served as ambassador to Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon and Syria. Kim Hyong-jun is a former friend of Choi Su-hon, a DPRK specialist on Middle East Affairs.

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