11 May '18, 8am

North Korea's diplomatic footprint in Singapore is dwarfed by America's

The U.S. and North Korea picked Singapore as the venue for a historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. A look at the two countries’ embassies in the city-state illustrates the disparity of wealth and power between them and underscores Kim’s skills in securing the summit. North Korea North Korea has had an embassy in Singapore since the two countries established diplomatic relations in the 1975. Ambassador Kim Chol Nam operates out of a suite of rooms on the 15th floor of the High Street Centre, an office building at 1 North Bridge Rd. that stands directly opposite Singapore’s Parliament House, with views of Singapore River. The North Korean Embassy overlooks the Singapore River. Photographer: Roslan Rahman/AFP via Getty Images The embassy has eight representatives and spouses registered with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, compared with more than 100 f...

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