1 Mar 2019

US - North Korea summit comes to abrupt end

From Morning Report, 7:27 am on 1 March 2019
US President Donald Trump (R) and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un hold a meeting during the second US-North Korea summit at the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in Hanoi on February 28, 2019.

Photo: AFP

Talks between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have been cut short with no agreement reached on further moves to end North Korea's nuclear programme. After several hours of meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi overnight, the summit ended abruptly overnight. Our correspondent in Hanoi, Neha Poonia, has been covering the summit.