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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan lauds North Korea for resisting US pressure

The North Korean leader is known for his autocratic rule

ANI  |  Kochi 

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan | Photo: PTI

In what can spark a fresh controversy, Chief Minister has lauded North Korean leader for his "tough" stand against the

Speaking at the (Marxist) district meet in Kozhikode, Vijayan said, "has been following tough anti-USA agenda. has successfully defended the pressure imposed by the U.S."

Last month, a CPI (M) poster carrying a picture of emerged in Kerala's Nedumkandam. The poster was put up in the state to invite CPI (M) cadres to attend a party meeting.

The North Korean leader is known for his autocratic rule.

Recently, one-upped U.S. President Donald Trump's infamous diet Coke button, by saying, "the nuclear button is always on the desk of my office".

First Published: Thu, January 04 2018. 17:02 IST