China News, February 17th According to Reuters, on the 16th, according to three sources who understand the itinerary, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will arrive in Vietnam on February 25. From February 27th to 28th, Kim Jong-un will meet with Trump in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam.
According to the report, the source said that after Kim Jong-un arrived in Hanoi, he would meet with General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam and State President Yu Fuzhong. One source said that Kim Jong-un will also visit the Vietnamese manufacturing base Bin Ninh and the industrial port Hai Phong.
US Secretary of State Pompeo had previously stated in Warsaw, Poland that the second DPRK-US summit will focus on issues such as easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula and reducing the risk of military conflict. He said that the leaders of the two sides will discuss the previously agreed denuclearization and other issues at the summit. The US goal is to go as far as possible.
On June 12, 2018, Trump and Kim Jong-un held a historic meeting in Singapore. The leaders of the two countries signed a joint statement after the meeting and reached an agreement on the establishment of a new DPRK-US relationship and the establishment of a permanent peace and stability mechanism on the Korean Peninsula.
On February 5, 2019, Trump announced in his State of the Union speech that the second meeting of the US and DPRK leaders will be held in Vietnam, but did not announce the specific cities where the two met. On the 8th, US President Trump said that the meeting will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam from February 27th to 28th. Trump posted the news through social media that night.