President Donald Trump met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un on Sunday morning after putting out the invitation to do so on social media yesterday.
The two leaders met in the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea when Kim invited President Trump to walk into North Korea. He accepted the invitation and became the first sitting U.S. president to do so.
The moment President Trump meets Chairman Kim at the DMZ and becomes the first sitting President to enter North Korea: pic.twitter.com/VwqGAEmmxz
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) June 30, 2019
Before leaving the Korean Peninsula, President Trump said nuclear negotiations with Kim’s regime with continue after being stalled for months.
U.S. President Donald Trump discusses his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the demilitarized zone while speaking to U.S. troops at Osan air base, South Korea. More here: https://t.co/fznlowVInE pic.twitter.com/WP4A6LlFiL
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) June 30, 2019
— CNN (@CNN) June 30, 2019
Leaving South Korea after a wonderful meeting with Chairman Kim Jong Un. Stood on the soil of North Korea, an important statement for all, and a great honor!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 30, 2019