North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and Russian President Vladimir Putin have met for their first ever summit.
the two shook arms on Russky island near the port town of Vladivostok, in Russia’s far east.
The Kremlin said the leaders might discuss denuclearisation, but Mr Kim is also said to be looking for support after talks with the us failed.
US President Donald Trump and Mr Kim met in Hanoi earlier this 12 months with out accomplishing an settlement.
The North Korean leader greeted Russian officers warmly whilst he arrived in the usa on Wednesday.
Mr Kim become entertained by way of a brass band before he were given inner a vehicle flanked by means of bodyguards, who – in now acquainted scenes – jogged alongside the vehicle because it departed.
“I arrived in Russia bearing the nice and cozy feelings of our human beings, and as I already stated, i am hoping this go to could be successful and beneficial,” Mr Kim advised Russian television in advance, after crossing the border at Khasan.
“i’m hoping that in the talks with respected President Putin, I can be capable to discuss in a concrete manner problems referring to the agreement of the scenario at the Korean peninsula, and to the development of our bilateral family members.”