When Trump met Kim: A Singapore story

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018

It was a meeting many would have thought unimaginable just months ago.

US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un finally came face-to face at 9am on Tuesday (June 12) in a highly-anticipated summit which almost didn't happen.

READ ALSO: Trump, Kim confident but body language reveals nerves at first meeting

Prior to the meeting held at Capella Hotel in Singapore's resort island of Sentosa, Trump had said that he would know "within the first minute", whether any agreement would be possible.

The watching world is not sure if it's the start of a beautiful, budding "bromance", but here's a look at how the world's most talked-about first date unfolded.

READ ALSO: Trump, Kim sign agreement on denuclearization, security of North Korea

 

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