'Getting serious': Kim Jong-un's Beijing detour brings a second Trump summit closer

Country
North Korea (KP)
Score
9.24
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-01-10 (UTC)
ID
13052404

China’s endorsement has strengthened Kim’s hand, while a second US summit could show his independence Kim Jong-un has told Xi Jinping he wants a second meeting with Donald Trump and is committed to “achieving results” amid an impasse over denuclearisation, according to state media reports of their meeting in Beijing this week. Kim told Xi that North Korea would “continue sticking to the stance of denuclearisation” and “make efforts for the second summit between the [North Korean] and US leaders to achieve results”, Chinese state media reported. Continue reading...