North Korea’s Foreign Minister visits Syria
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem and North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho met in Damascus on Tuesday during Mr. Ri's official visit to Syria.
Minister Ri thanked Syria for its opposition to economic sanctions on Pyongyang and congratulated Syria on its victories against rebel forces. He called Syria's political and military achievements a stable basis for reconstruction. Mr. Moualem said Syria is grateful for North Korea's support in international forums.