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[Newsmaker] Who joined Trump, Kim at summit table?

By Jung Min-kyung
  • Published : Jun 12, 2018 - 11:22
  • Updated : Jun 12, 2018 - 11:23
The first session of the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was joined by only the two leaders’ respective translators, but they were joined by their aides at the expanded bilateral meeting. 

(Yonhap)

Trump was flanked by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser John Bolton, as previously announced by the White House.

Sitting across the table from the US team were North Korean leader Kim, Kim Yong-chol, first vice department director of the ruling Workers’ Party’s central committee, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho and Ri Su-yong, Workers’ Party vice chairman on international affairs.

(mkjung@heraldcorp.com)