Mr. Trump and Mr. Kim held a 20-minute, one-on-one chat before sitting down to dinner met each other in Vietnam on Wednesday for a second summit that the US hopes will persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons in exchange for promises of peace and development.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia said in a statement that,”We call on both sides to show restraint and step up efforts to resolve existing problems by political and diplomatic means,”expressing serious concern about the escalation of hostilities between the two countries.
Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani rejected the resignation of his Foreign Minister on Wednesday as different opinions surfacing over his resignation even though the real cause has not yet been revealed.
Nepal’s Tourism and Civil Aviation Minister Rabindra Adhikari and six others were killed when their helicopter crashed in eastern Nepal’s mountainous Taplejung district on his way to to visit Pathibhara Temple and then fly to Panchthar to observe the under construction airport at Chuhan Danda.
Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi during the course of the Russia-India-China (RIC) Foreign Ministers meeting in Wuzhen said that “China, Russia and India have reaffirmed our strong opposition to terrorism in its various forms and manifestations. At the same time, we believe that Pakistan has always been opposed to terrorism,” and added that he appreciated statements by Indian and Pakistani friends saying that they would exercise restraint and avoid escalation of the situation.