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U.N. allows North Koreans to travel to Vietnam

Feb 21, 2019 - 11:26 AM

Vietnam asks for an exemption for senior North Korean officials who are on a UN sanctions blacklist to be allowed to attend the February 27-28 summit in Hanoi

A Vietnamese woman walks past a billboard for the upcoming second summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in Hanoi on February 20, 2019.  Nhac NGUYEN / AFP

Singapore top diplomat to visit Pyongyang before Trump-Kim summit

Jun 06, 2018 - 8:33 PM

The announcement comes a day after the White House reveals that the historic June 12 meeting between the US and North Korean leaders will take place in a luxury hotel on Singapore's resort island of Sentosa

SINGAPORE DIPLOMAT. This file picture taken on June 12, 2017 shows Singapore's Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan speaking during a joint press conference with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing. Photo by Greg Baker/AFP

Trump still sees June 12 Singapore summit with Kim

May 25, 2018 - 10:18 PM

(UPDATED) US President Donald Trump tweets: 'We will soon see where it will lead, hopefully to long and enduring prosperity and peace. Only time (and talent) will tell!'

CHANGES MIND. File photo show US President Donald Trump on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB