Trump-Kim Summit

2018-06-12 06:55 GMT+8

From a historic handshake to a joint statement, the meeting between US President Donald Trump and the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un concluded Tuesday afternoon with a pledge from two countries to write a new chapter.

2018-06-12 08:02 GMT+8

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that China welcomes the meeting between leaders of the US and Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and hopes that such a historic moment can result in denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula. 

2018-06-12 13:45 GMT+8

Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit.

2018-06-12 13:45 GMT+8

After a session between the delegations from the two countries, US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un are sitting down for a working lunch. 

2018-06-12 12:56 GMT+8

The long-awaited Trump-Kim summit will cost about 20 million Singapore dollars (15 million US dollars), half of which will contribute to security arrangements, according to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

2018-06-12 12:21 GMT+8

Top diplomats from the US, the Republic of Korea and Japan on Thursday insisted that complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearization was the only path to sanctions relief for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

2018-06-14 12:26 GMT+8

After initial one-on-one exchanges lasting around 40 minutes on Tuesday morning, US President Donald Trump and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un emerged, walking side-by-side through the colonnaded hotel before entering a meeting room, where they were joined by their most senior officials.

2018-06-12 10:17 GMT+8

June 12, 2018. The eyes of the world are on Singapore. 

2018-06-12 09:04 GMT+8

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un learned about Singapore's social and economic development during his night tour of Singapore on Monday night, the eve of his planned summit with US President Donald Trump, DPRK's state media KCNA reported on Tuesday.

2018-06-12 10:55 GMT+8

US Stocks closed higher on Monday as investors awaited the hotly anticipated meeting between top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in Singapore.

2018-06-12 07:23 GMT+8

A historic summit between US President Donald Trump and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's leader Kim Jong Un is set to begin at 9 a.m. local time (02:00 GMT) on Tuesday morning.

2018-06-12 06:49 GMT+8

It is hard to overstate what is unfolding in Singapore. 

2018-06-11 22:17 GMT+8

After decades of tension and fear of war on the Korean Peninsula, a peaceful solution may finally be possible, and China is part of that process. 

2018-06-11 22:48 GMT+8

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during a briefing on Monday, the ultimate objective of a historic summit with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) had not changed and the US was eager to see if the DPRK was sincere about denuclearization. 

2018-06-11 19:44 GMT+8

Republic of Korea (ROK) President Moon Jae-in expressed hope for Tuesday's meeting between the two leaders from the US and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), but also warned that it could take years to fully denuclearize the DPRK. 

2018-06-11 18:13 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump will leave Singapore on Tuesday night, the White House said, a day earlier than expected and seemingly ruling out a second day of historic talks with Kim Jong Un, leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

2018-06-11 20:41 GMT+8

It was an extraordinary moment. After months of threats and insults, the leaders of the US and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) shook hands and held talks in Singapore.

2018-06-14 09:49 GMT+8

‍The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) agreed on Thursday to restore military communications lines along the eastern and western areas after holding military talks, according to local media.

2018-06-14 12:43 GMT+8

Republic of Korea (ROK) President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that he will carefully review the US-ROK joint military exercises if talks between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States continue during a National Security Council (NSC) meeting of the presidential Blue House to assess the DPRK-US summit and discuss response measures of the ROK's government.

2018-06-14 12:37 GMT+8

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that the United States, the Republic of Korea and Japan have agreed to continue their efforts for complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearization (CVID) of the Korean Peninsula. 

2018-06-14 11:05 GMT+8

At the press conference after the meeting, US President Trump was asked a question whether or not he would consider Kim Jong Un as an equal. This question was in the same line as comments echoed throughout the day by western observers. 

2018-06-14 11:21 GMT+8

The US hopes to see major disarmament by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) by the end of 2020, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday from the Republic of Korea (ROK), a day after the historic summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

2018-06-14 08:21 GMT+8

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in Moscow Thursday, said Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Wednesday.  

2018-06-13 17:07 GMT+8

“It’s interesting not what’s been written down in that joint statement, but what’s been left out,” said Zhao Hai from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences during his interview with CGTN's The Point.

2018-06-13 16:27 GMT+8

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, two of the most unpredictable leaders, sat down face-to-face in Singapore. This is the first meeting between a sitting US president and a DPRK leader in history. 

2018-06-13 16:08 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ghanbar Naderi is an Iranian Columnist and Political Commentator. The article reflects the author’s opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-06-13 14:51 GMT+8

Editor’s note: The author is a reporter for CGTN Opinion. Korean Peninsula studies expert Wang Chong was interviewed.

2018-06-13 12:02 GMT+8

Ridding the Korean Peninsula of nuclear weapons is dependent on Washington and Pyongyang ceasing moves that antagonize each other, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) state media, Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), said Wednesday. 

2018-06-13 08:23 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump met Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday in Singapore, and the landmark summit has concluded with a joint statement including a commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and security guarantees from the US.

2018-06-12 21:48 GMT+8

Editor’s note: Harvey Dzodin is a former legal advisor in the Carter administration and a Research Fellow of Center for China and Globalization. The article reflects the author’s opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-06-12 18:02 GMT+8

Editor’s note: This article is translated from an editorial piece originally published in the Wechat official account of Bullpiano.

2018-06-12 15:51 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump hailed his historic meeting with Democratic People's Republic of Korea leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday, telling a news conference that the parties are at the beginning of an arduous process, our eyes are wide open, but peace is always worth the effort.

2018-06-12 18:14 GMT+8

Asian investors were cautious on Tuesday as they kept watch on the historic summit between Donald Trump and Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un, and await key policy meetings at the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank (ECB) this week.

2018-06-12 11:36 GMT+8

The summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un will be held on June 12 on the resort island of Sentosa in Singapore. CGTN’s senior correspondent Tian Wei is now in Singapore, bringing us the latest news from the summit. But before that, Tian paid a visit to the food center for international journalists. It is a place that reflects the multicultural mindset of Singapore.

2018-06-11 17:14 GMT+8

Neighbors of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) – Japan, the Republic of Korea and China – are closely watching the planned summit between US President Donald Trump and the DPRK's leader Kim Jong Un.

2018-06-11 14:52 GMT+8

Editor’s note: The author is a reporter for CGTN Opinion. East Asian affairs experts Da Zhigang and Lyu Chao were interviewed. 

2018-06-11 12:50 GMT+8

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump arrived in Singapore on Sunday ahead of the first ever face-to-face meeting between leaders of the two countries, expected to take place on Tuesday. 

2018-06-11 14:01 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump met with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Singapore on Monday, one day before his meeting with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un.

2018-06-11 12:45 GMT+8

Final preparations are underway for the historic summit between US President Donald Trump and Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un. They will meet in Singapore Tuesday to discuss Pyongyang’s nuclear program, which is a point of contention of decades in the making.

2018-06-11 11:23 GMT+8

The state media of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Monday that its leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump will discuss a permanent and durable peace-keeping mechanism on the Korean Peninsula, denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and other issues of mutual concern.

2018-06-11 10:14 GMT+8

Senior officials from the United States and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) met on Monday to come up with a draft agreement to be presented to the leaders of the two countries in their planned summit in Singapore on Tuesday, Yonhap reported citing official sources.

2018-06-11 10:08 GMT+8

During his 17 trips since 2013, a total of 127 days to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, a Singaporean photographer tried to reveal through his lens the unknown evolution of the country, instead of its reputation of being a sanctioned economy or nuclear threat.

2018-06-11 08:32 GMT+8