Putin, after meeting Abe, calls for restraint on North Korea
May 26, 2018 | 10:10 PM
by Reuters
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia May 26, 2018. Photo - Reuters/Grigory Dukor

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called on all sides involved in the situation around North Korea to show restraint, while Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said it was vital Pyongyang completely shed itself of all nuclear weapons.

The two men made the comments at a news conference in Moscow after discussing North Korea and other geopolitical issues.

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