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Thursday, 18 April 2024 – 21:21

Kim Jong Un completes first overseas trip as leader

It has been confirmed that the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has visited China. The visit is the leader’s first foreign trip since taking power 7 years ago, and the leaders reportedly had positive discussions over several days while in China.

China’s official news agency Xinhua said that Mr Xi hosted a banquet for him and his wife wif Ri Sol Ju. 

Mr Kim said “I have had successful talks with General Secretary Xi Jinping on developing relations between the two parties and the two countries, our respective domestic situation, maintaining peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula and other issues”


Kim Jong Un is set to meet President Trump later this year, following claims by Mr Kim that he is “committed to denuclearisation.”

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