North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Beijing had a meeting with the Chinese president Xi Jinping. That has the Chinese staatspersagentschap Xinhua Wednesday confirmed.
About a possible unannounced visit by Kim to China in recent days has been speculated. It would be the first foreign trip of the North Korean leader to go since he came to power in 2011.
During the ‘unofficial visit’ that lasted from Sunday to Wednesday, attended Kim and his wife Ri Sol-ju together with Xi and his wife Peng Liyuan banquet in the Great Hall of the People, at the Square of Heavenly Peace in the capital. According to Xinhua told Kim that the situation on the Korean peninsula ‘rapidly evolving’ and that he Xi‘, from companionship and moral responsibility personally on the height wanted.
A visit of Kim Jong-un to China were already rumours after the arrival Monday in Beijing on a special train. That was Sunday through the border town of Dandong, China pulled in from North Korea. Until now, there was however no official confirmation.