North Korea’s Kim Jong-un meets Vladimir Putin at the Vostochny Cosmodrome in southeast Russia, September 13, 2023

As Vladimir Putin hosted North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in southeast Russia on Wednesday morning, I spoke with India’s WION News about the visit, the photo opportunity, and the possible military and political significance.

Vladimir Putin is isolated. Not only by the West — countries like India, China, and Saudi Arabia are distancing themselves from the invasion of Ukraine.

So he’s gotta turn to someone. It just happens to be Kim.

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