NEWSAmericasAmericas... Alahednews:Trump-Kim Summit to End with ‘Signing’

Please Wait...

Al-Ahed Telegram

Trump-Kim Summit to End with ‘Signing’

folder_openAmericas... access_time5 months ago
starAdd to favorites

Local Editor

After US President Donald Trump declared that the summit meeting with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un had gone better than expected, he said they were "going right now for a signing."

Trump-Kim Summit

The nearly four hours of talks aimed at bringing about Pyongyang's nuclear disarmament.

Trump didn't provide more details on the signing, but said: "We had a really fantastic meeting, a lot of progress, really very positive. I think better than anybody could have expected-top of the line."

They started the day by greeting each other before a row of alternating U.S. and North Korean flags. After a lengthy handshake, the two leaders exchanged a few words. "Nice to meet you, Mr. President," Kim told Trump.

The men posed side by side for news cameras before settling in for a 38-minute, one-on-one meeting. They then brought in top advisers for another two hours of talks, before sharing a lunch that included prawn cocktail, beef short rib and vanilla ice cream.

"We're going to have a great discussion," Trump said. "It's my honor and we will have a terrific relationship, I have no doubt."

Kim said that "old prejudices and practices worked as obstacles in our way forward, but we overcame all of them and we are here today."

Source: News Agencies, Edited by website team