As the war against the virus continues, China has offered to help North Korea in the fight against the deadly coronavirus. President, Xi Jinping made the offer while responding to a message reportedly sent by the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un. Xi Jinping was glad to receive a warm message from Kim Jong-un.
This comes days after the intense speculation over the health condition of Kim Jong-un. Kim’s disappearance has led to rumours about his health. Kim is said to have praised Xi Jinping for successfully tackling the COVID-19 pandemic. He praised Xi Jinping for ‘seizing the chance of victory in the war against the unprecedented pandemic’. He also expressed conviction that ‘China would secure the final victory under the wise guidance of Xi Jinping’.
Xi Jinping responded to the message saying that he is paying great attention to the COVID-19 situation in North Korea and promised all help to North Korea. He also went on to acknowledge the deep ties between the two sides.
The message comes at a time when North Korea maintains that it has zero coronavirus cases.
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