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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station before his departure in Vladivostok, Russia April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station before his departure in Vladivostok, Russia April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station before his departure in Vladivostok, Russia April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accompanied by Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov inspect an honour guard before his departure from the railway station in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accompanied by Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov inspect an honour guard before his departure from the railway station in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un accompanied by Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov inspect an honour guard before his departure from the railway station in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a wreath laying ceremony at a navy memorial in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a wreath laying ceremony at a navy memorial in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a wreath laying ceremony at a navy memorial in Vladivostok, April 26. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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Security personnel stand guard outside a train at a railway station as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS

Security personnel stand guard outside a train at a railway station as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS

Security personnel stand guard outside a train at a railway station as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes part in a farewell ceremony at a railway station as he departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes part in a farewell ceremony at a railway station as he departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes part in a farewell ceremony at a railway station as he departs from Vladivostok, April 26. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/Handout via REUTERS
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Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019. Russian President Vladimir Putin said after holding his first face-to-face talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that U.S. security guarantees would probably not be enough to persuade Pyongyang to shut its nuclear program. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019. Russian President Vladimir Putin said after holding his first...more

Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019. Russian President Vladimir Putin said after holding his first face-to-face talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that U.S. security guarantees would probably not be enough to persuade Pyongyang to shut its nuclear program. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS
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A sword presented by North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un to Russia's President Vladimir Putin is on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

A sword presented by North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un to Russia's President Vladimir Putin is on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

A sword presented by North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un to Russia's President Vladimir Putin is on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Presents of Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un are on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Presents of Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un are on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Presents of Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un are on display during a ceremony following the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un presents a sword to Russia's President Vladimir Putin following their talks in Vladivostok, Putin and Kim held a day of talks on an island off the Russian Pacific city of Vladivostok two months after Kim s summit with U.S. President Donald Trump ended in disagreement, cooling hopes of a breakthrough in the decades-old nuclear row. April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un presents a sword to Russia's President Vladimir Putin following their talks in Vladivostok, Putin and Kim held a day of talks on an island off the Russian Pacific city of Vladivostok two months after Kim s summit with...more

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un presents a sword to Russia's President Vladimir Putin following their talks in Vladivostok, Putin and Kim held a day of talks on an island off the Russian Pacific city of Vladivostok two months after Kim s summit with U.S. President Donald Trump ended in disagreement, cooling hopes of a breakthrough in the decades-old nuclear row. April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un a coin after receiving a sword as a present following their talks in Vladivostok, Russia April 25. The two leaders appeared to get on well. The first session between Putin and Kim, comprising one-on-one talks with just a few aides present, lasted twice as long as the 50 minutes allocated in the schedule. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un a coin after receiving a sword as a present following their talks in Vladivostok, Russia April 25. The two leaders appeared to get on well. The first session between Putin and...more

Russia's President Vladimir Putin gives North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un a coin after receiving a sword as a present following their talks in Vladivostok, Russia April 25. The two leaders appeared to get on well. The first session between Putin and Kim, comprising one-on-one talks with just a few aides present, lasted twice as long as the 50 minutes allocated in the schedule. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Putin described Kim as  quite open  and as  thoughtful  and  interesting . Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Putin described Kim as quite open and as thoughtful and interesting . Sputnik/Alexei...more

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Putin described Kim as quite open and as thoughtful and interesting . Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Dancers perform on the stage during an official reception after the talks of Russia's President Vladimir Putin with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Dancers perform on the stage during an official reception after the talks of Russia's President Vladimir Putin with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Dancers perform on the stage during an official reception after the talks of Russia's President Vladimir Putin with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un chat after the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un chat after the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un chat after the talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin (2nd R), Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L), North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (2nd L) and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (2nd R), Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L), North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (2nd L) and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei...more

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (2nd R), Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L), North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (2nd L) and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho attend an official reception following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomes North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un for their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomes North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un for their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomes North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un for their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un arrives to attend a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un arrives to attend a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un arrives to attend a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Russia's President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un following their talks in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his delegation members attend a meeting with Russian counterparts at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, April 25. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his delegation members attend a meeting with Russian counterparts at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, April 25. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his delegation members attend a meeting with Russian counterparts at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, April 25. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS
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Members of the Russian delegation, led by President Vladimir Putin, attend a meeting with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Members of the Russian delegation, led by President Vladimir Putin, attend a meeting with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

Members of the Russian delegation, led by President Vladimir Putin, attend a meeting with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, April 25. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS
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Members of the delegations, led by Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, attend a meeting in Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

Members of the delegations, led by Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, attend a meeting in Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED...more

Members of the delegations, led by Russia's President Vladimir Putin and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, attend a meeting in Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) welcomes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019.  Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) welcomes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) welcomes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their talks at Far East Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia, April 25, 2019. Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool via REUTERS
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia's President Vladimir Putin walks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus at Russky Island in the far eastern city of Vladivostok, Russia April 25, 2019. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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The armored train carrying Kim -- on his first official visit to Russia -- pulled into the quayside station in Vladivostok, on the Pacific Ocean, a few hours after crossing from North Korea into Russia, April 24.


 Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS

The armored train carrying Kim -- on his first official visit to Russia -- pulled into the quayside station in Vladivostok, on the Pacific Ocean, a few hours after crossing from North Korea into Russia, April 24. Press Service of Administration of...more

The armored train carrying Kim -- on his first official visit to Russia -- pulled into the quayside station in Vladivostok, on the Pacific Ocean, a few hours after crossing from North Korea into Russia, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during an interview with the Russian media upon his arrival in Khasan, April 24. Earlier, at a stop on the border, Kim told Russian state television he was hoping for useful and successful discussions with Putin. "I hope that we can discuss concrete questions about peace negotiations on the Korean peninsula, and our bilateral relations," he said through an interpreter.

 Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during an interview with the Russian media upon his arrival in Khasan, April 24. Earlier, at a stop on the border, Kim told Russian state television he was hoping for useful and successful discussions with...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during an interview with the Russian media upon his arrival in Khasan, April 24. Earlier, at a stop on the border, Kim told Russian state television he was hoping for useful and successful discussions with Putin. "I hope that we can discuss concrete questions about peace negotiations on the Korean peninsula, and our bilateral relations," he said through an interpreter. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Kim will sit down for talks with Putin on Thursday at a university campus on an island just off Vladivostok. It will be the first summit between the two leaders, and the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear program will top the agenda, according to a Kremlin foreign policy aide.  
 REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Kim will sit down for talks with Putin on Thursday at a university campus on an island just off Vladivostok. It will be the first...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Kim will sit down for talks with Putin on Thursday at a university campus on an island just off Vladivostok. It will be the first summit between the two leaders, and the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear program will top the agenda, according to a Kremlin foreign policy aide. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un poses with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un poses with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un poses with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials, including Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov (4th R) and Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako (2nd R), upon his arrival at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials, including Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov (4th R) and Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako (2nd R), upon his arrival at a railway...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials, including Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East Alexander Kozlov (4th R) and Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako (2nd R), upon his arrival at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. For Putin the summit is an opportunity to show that Russia remains a major global player despite being under sanctions itself over its intervention in Ukraine and allegations that it meddled in U.S. elections. But analysts predicted that Kim is unlikely to emerge from the summit with any substantial promises of sanctions relief. The meeting is likely to focus more on showing camaraderie.    Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. For Putin the summit is an opportunity to show that Russia remains a major global player...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a meeting with Russian officials upon his arrival at a railway station in the far eastern settlement of Khasan, April 24. For Putin the summit is an opportunity to show that Russia remains a major global player despite being under sanctions itself over its intervention in Ukraine and allegations that it meddled in U.S. elections. But analysts predicted that Kim is unlikely to emerge from the summit with any substantial promises of sanctions relief. The meeting is likely to focus more on showing camaraderie. Press Service of Administration of Primorsky Krai/Alexander Safronov/via REUTERS
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. After officials from the Russian and North Korean delegations exchanged handshakes, Kim climbed into a black limousine and drove off. About 10 North Korean security guards in black suits jogged alongside the vehicle for about the first 100 yards of its journey. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. After officials from the Russian and North Korean delegations exchanged handshakes, Kim climbed into a black limousine and drove...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. After officials from the Russian and North Korean delegations exchanged handshakes, Kim climbed into a black limousine and drove off. About 10 North Korean security guards in black suits jogged alongside the vehicle for about the first 100 yards of its journey. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Russian media reported that Kim would be heading to Russky island, linked by bridge to the mainland part of Vladivostok, where the summit will take place and where he is also expected to be staying.   REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Russian media reported that Kim would be heading to Russky island, linked by bridge to the mainland part of Vladivostok, where...more

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. Russian media reported that Kim would be heading to Russky island, linked by bridge to the mainland part of Vladivostok, where the summit will take place and where he is also expected to be staying. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24.   REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with Governor of Primorsky Region Oleg Kozhemyako as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is escorted in a car in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is escorted in a car in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is escorted in a car in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a welcome ceremony as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a welcome ceremony as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a welcome ceremony as he arrives at the railway station in the Russian far-eastern city of Vladivostok, April 24. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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