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North Korea's Kim Jong Un looks set to visit Russia in May
North Korea's Kim Jong Un looks set to visit Russia in May

After three years in power, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks set to make his first trip abroad in May.  On Wednesday, South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency reported that Kim had accepted an invitation from Russia to attend a ceremony in Moscow to mark the Soviet Union’s victory over Germany in World War II, citing a Kremlin spokesman. Russia marks the occasion each year on May 9.  Russia reportedly extended the invitation last year for Kim to be one of the heads of state at the event. It is not known when exactly North Korea conveyed its acceptance.  If Kim does attend, it would mean that his first trip to a foreign country as leader wouldn’t be to...

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