National
Museveni meets North Korea's security ministerPublish Date: Jun 15, 2013
Museveni meets North Korea's security minister
  • mail
  • img
North Korean vice Minister of the the Ministry of Peoples’ Security, Mr. Ri Song Chol (2ndL) inspects weapons at a police training academy in Kampala. AFP
newvision

By Vision reporter

President Yoweri Museveni has met and held discussions with the visiting North Korean delegation led by the Vice Minister for People's Security Ri Song Chol at State House in Entebbe.

Museveni and his guestson Friday discussed a wide range of bilateral issues concerning the two countries. North Korean is already offering support to Uganda’s police force in terms of training, including in martial arts, the development of the marine unit and the transfer of medical expertise.

The Vice Minister Ri Song Chol was accompanied by and the North Korea Ambassador to Uganda Jong Thae Yang, theDeputy Director General of the Department of Surveillance and Investigations Jong Unj Chol and the Deputy Director of General External Security Affairs, Ri Song Hyok.

The meeting was attended by the Minister of Disaster Preparedness Hon. Hillary Onek and IGP Kale Kayihula.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Police dispatch disciplinary units to Rwenzori region
Three Police disciplinary units are in Rwenzori region in western Uganda to hear cases of security personnel accused of poor response to the July 5 attacks that claimed at least 92 lives in Bundibugyo, Ntoroko and Kasese districts....
Girl dies from eating mattress
THE doctors had realised what was happening. Time of death 3:05am. But Sarah’s mother did not know. She kept touching her daughter’s feet.They were cold. She tried to cover them, but they could not get warm....
Katikkiro Mayiga to take Ettoffali drive to London
Baganda and well-wishers in the UK are set to receive the Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga, as part of his ongoing campaign to collect funds dubbed Ettoffali...
Cabinet approves sh25b for Kasese reconstruction
Cabinet has approved a request by the ministry for relief, disaster preparedness and refugees to allocate sh25b to reconstruct Kasese following damages caused by severe floods....
Railway encroachers petition over looming eviction
With less than a week away to the deadline, the encroachers have petitioned minister Frank Tumwebaze to have the move put on hold....
Man who caused police boss
A man who accused former Nansana Police boss Henry Kirumira of soliciting a bribe from him was lynched by residents who cornered him as police exchanged gunfire with a gang of thieves....
With the recent increase of the HIV prevelance rate, Is Uganda losing the fight against the disease?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter