February 25, 2024

Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump meet for high-stakes second summit in Hanoi

Leaders kick off two days of meetings with a handshake at the Metropole hotel

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump met at Hanoi's Metropole Hotel on Wednesday evening, kicking off a high-stakes second summit expected to last until Thursday.

The two met at 1828 local time, with Trump commenting that he hoped this week's summit will be "equally or greater than the first.”