Kim Jong Un Started his Train Journey to Vietnam to Attend US-North Korea Summit

  • North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un has made his way through China to attend a meeting with the US President Donald Trump in Hanoi (capital city of Vietnam). On Saturday afternoon (local time), the North Korean leader left Pyongyang by train to attend the Kim-Trump meeting on February 27-28, 2019. Reports say Kim Jong Un is accompanied by his influential sister Kim Yo Jong to attend the historic summit. This is the second such meeting between the two leaders after the first one in Singapore eight months back. Other North Korean leaders supporting Kim Jong Un during the summit include Kim Chang Son (de facto chief of staff), Kim Hyok Chol, and Stephen Biegun (US envoy’s negotiating counterpart).