30 Jun 2019

Trump makes history with a step inside North Korea

Europe Editor and Presenter

The meeting was spontaneous, allegedly a moment of inspiration from Mr Trump, who ignored diplomatic protocol by suggesting a get together via a Tweet hours before he arrived in South Korea.

Both leaders agreed to restart nuclear negotiations, and Mr Kim received a loose invitation to the White House, but is this sparkle and showmanship or a serious step towards peace on the Korean peninsula?