Report: Medvedev concerned over NKorea's nukes

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 10, 2010 08:42




SEOUL, South Korea — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev expressed concerns over North Korea's nuclear weapons programs as he arrived in Seoul for a Group of 20 summit, a news report said Wednesday.

"North Korea's nuclear ambition is creating political and military tension in Northeast Asia and Russia's eastern region, which naturally makes us feel uneasy," South Korea's JoongAng Ilbo newspaper quoted Medvedev as saying in an interview.

He also noted that North Korea's nuclear test site is only about 60 miles (100 kilometers) from Russian territory, it said.


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