North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a surprise visit on Sunday in Beijing and held talks with the china’s president Xi Jinping. The four-day unofficial trip was kept in a wrap. This was Kim’s first ever abroad tour since he took power in 2011.
President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan greeted the guest Kim and his wife Ri Sol Ju at the Great hall of people. The report said after that they together watched the art performance.
Xi highlights the China-North korea relation by saying, “This is a strategic choice and the only right choice both sides have made based on history and reality, the international and regional structure and general situation of China-DPRK ties. This should not and will no change because of any single event at a particular time”.
Kim Jong’s tour was considered similar to his father Kim Jong-il who used to take a special train to Beijing amid heavy security with the complete silence until the visit was completed.
The visit was an attempt to improve the bilateral relations which will affected when Beijing beefed up UN sanctions and blocked essential needs like oil and coal followed by the order from Donald Trump.
Hua Chunying, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said, “I am not aware of any information at present. If we have some information, we will release it in due course”.
North Korean leader Kim will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-In late April and Us President Donald Trump in the May.
Kim said, “If south Korea and the United States respond with good will to our efforts and create an atmosphere of peace and stability and take phased, synchronised measures to achieve peace, the issue of the denuclearization of the peninsula can reach resolution”.