US-North Korea summit: South Korean newspapers react with cautious optimism, hail historic meeting as 'first step' toward peace
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 Most South Korean newspapers reacted with cautious optimism on Wednesday to the historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in Singapore, although one conservative daily denounced the agreement it produced as "absurd".
President Trump arrived in Singapore Monday morning for a historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. His excitement over the potential the summit holds comes even as he assailed allies, including Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, at the weekend's G7 meeting.
According to Reuters, Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed hope and optimism for negotiations between Beijing and Washington DC. While speaking with state media, President Xi said he hoped China and..