SEOUL, Sept. 6 (Yonhap) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in left Wednesday for Vladivostok, Russia, where he will attend a regional forum and hold a series of bilateral summits with other leaders that will largely focus on how to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test.
Following his arrival in the Russian city, the South Korean leader is set to hold a bilateral summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, according to officials from the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae.
North Korea and its recent provocations will likely top the agenda at the one-on-one meeting, as it follows the communist state’s testing Sunday of its sixth and possibly most powerful nuclear bomb.
In their earlier discussions over the phone held late Monday, Moon floated the idea of stopping oil supplies to the impoverished North, insisting it was now time to discuss the issue …