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President Trump meets Kim Jong Un

  • Trump and Kim share historic handshake
    The President expressed hope that the historic summit would be "tremendously successful." Sitting next to the North Korean leader, Trump said, "We will have a terrific relationship ahead." Trump and Kim share historic handshake
  • Trump, sitting next to Kim Jong Un, predicts summit will be "tremendously successful"
    The President expressed hope that the historic summit would be "tremendously successful." Sitting next to the North Korean leader, Trump said, "We will have a terrific relationship ahead." Trump, sitting next to Kim Jong Un, predicts summit will be "tremendously successful"
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Trump, sitting next to Kim Jong Un, predicts summit will be "tremendously successful"

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have shared a historic handshake as they meet on the Singapore resort island of Sentosa

The denuclearisation of North Korea and the easing of sanctions on the regime will be on the agenda.

Trump, sitting next to Kim Jong Un, predicts summit will be "tremendously successful"
Speaking to reporters after their first handshake, President Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un expressed optimism that the summit would be a success.

What Trump said: The President expressed hope that the historic summit would be "tremendously successful." Sitting next to the North Korean leader, Trump said, "We will have a terrific relationship ahead."

What Kim said: The North Korean dictator said there were a number of "obstacles" to the meeting taking place in Singapore today. "We overcame all of them and we are here today," he told reporters through a translator.