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Gazprom in North Korea

A Gazprom delegation visiting North Korea has held talks with officials from the Oil Industry Ministry there, North Korea's central news agency reported.

"Present at the talks from the DPRK side were Oil Industry Minister Kim Hui Yong, officials concerned, and from the Russian side, members of the delegation of Gazprom of Russia headed by deputy managing chairman Alexander Ananenkov," it said late Tuesday. "Both sides discussed cooperation on oil and gas and a series of other bilateral issues."


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