North Korea Strengthening Ties With Iran: ‘Tehran and Pyongyang Have a Common Enemy’
(CNSNews.com) – North Korea’s provocative actions and belligerent rhetoric directed at the United States come at a time when the Stalinist regime is strengthening ties with another government hostile towards the U.S., building on decades of missile and nuclear program collaboration.
Pyongyang’s second most-senior leader, Kim Yong-nam, attended re-elected Iranian President Hasan Rouhani’s inauguration ceremony at the weekend, and at meetings with senior Iranian officials the two regimes praised each other for standing up to the U.S.
North Korea also inaugurated a new embassy in Tehran. The Trump administration has been urging countries to downgrade or suspend their diplomatic ties with Pyongyang over its missile launches.
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