Putin sends troops to Russia’s border with North Korea after China mobilizes soldiers at their boundary over fears Trump will attack Kim Jong-un, sparking a tidal wave of refugees
The Russian President has sent troops and equipment to his North Korea border
Footage shows trains carrying tanks to 11-mile frontier in Russia’s south east
Comes after China sent 150,000 troops to its own frontier with North Korea
There are fears of a mass exodus of North Korean refugees if war breaks out
By WILL STEWART
20 April 2017
Vladimir Putin is sending troops and equipment to Russia’s border with North Korea over fears the US is preparing to attack Kim Jong-un.
The Russian President fears there will be a huge exodus of North Korean refugees if his American counterpart, Donald Trump, launches military action against Pyongyang.
It comes days after it emerged that China is also sending 150,000 soldiers to its southern frontier to cope with the tidal wave of North Koreans Beijing fears would flee across the border if war breaks out.
This morning, footage emerged appearing to show how Putin is reinforcing his 11-mile border with North Korea by relocating troops and equipment.