Singapore – The Us president, Donald Trump, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un Tuesday in Singapore signed an agreement. North Korea promises that it was his nuclear weapons programme afbouwt. The US in exchange for “security guarantees” to Pyongyang. The two leaders shook hands and gave each other compliments, but it was not immediately clear what exactly was agreed. “We are very happy with what today has happened,” said Trump. “People will be impressed and happy.”
The delegations sit at the table after the leaders face-to-face – with interpreters while – have spoken.
North Korea says to start work on a “complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula” and that it is committed to “lasting and stable peace.” Furthermore, the countries agree on new relations “in line with the desire of the people of both countries for peace and progress.”
North Korea promises to end nuclear programme
White floral arrangements decorated the long, covered table at which the North Korean and American leaders with their retinue around noon (local time) to be seated. As an example of culinary diplomacy were on the menu, both Asian and western dishes. Fresh squid, Korean stuffed cucumber and sweet and sour pork were served while the discussions continued. The dessert? Vanilla ice-cream.
Kim and Trump rounds, top with vanilla ice cream
The first meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, under four eyes in the library of the Capella Hotel in Singapore, it took over a half hour. Then it went to the negotiating table. “We have all the obstacles and speculations overcome – I believe that this is a harbinger for peace”, said Kim. “I believe in that,” said Trump, before the photographers the room brought.
Trump and Kim together around the table
’Trump and Kim looked like two uitgehuwelijkten’
In addition to Trump, was Mike Pompeo, the American minister of foreign affairs, also a security advisor John Bolton, and chief of staff John Kelly. North Korean side was Kim, accompanied by including Kim’s secundant Kim Yong-chol, minister of foreign affairs Ri Yong-ho, and Kim’s sister Kim Yo-jong.
Interestingly enough, if Kim take a look at the extremely secure car Trump. ’The Beast’ of the president of the united states swung open for the man who recently by Trump as one of the biggest enemies of the free world was called.
Donald showing off his Beast
Press conference without Kim
Kim Jong-un leaves at 2 pm this afternoon (local time), Trumps Air Force One rises at 7 o’clock tonight. At the press conference for 4 pm this afternoon has been announced, will, therefore, only the American president, are putting in an appearance.
Trump said earlier that it is possible that multiple encounters are required to make appointments to come. An outcome of this summit may be that a next round of negotiations takes place on Trumps site, Mar-a-Lago in Florida and the united states.
Kim and Trump talk together under four eyes
The Americans want North Korea of its nuclear weapons programme fully specify. Kim has a motion as made to abandon nuclear weapons, on condition that the rest of the world does the same. In addition, he wants the United States to its soldiers the fine details of the Korean peninsula.
Both sides seem to agree, but ultimately, who wants not enough, says Robert Kelly, a political scientist at South Korea’s Pusan university. Even when the American and North Korean leaders a good relationship, is that not enough when it comes to the details.
Against the BBC notes Kelly that there is little known about the details. No one knows exactly how many rockets North Korea has. “If it continues at a photo shoot, then has North Korea these negotiations, by definition, won,” said Kelly when.
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