Kim visits China for third time

  • Photo: Chinese bikers honour guards walk at the airport’s VIP gate, as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits China today.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is making a two-day visit to China, Chinese state media said on Tuesday.  It is his third visit to China in three months.

China Daily said, Kim, who is chairman of North Korea’s State Affairs Commission,  will be in China on Tuesday and Wednesday, but gave no details.

This would be his third visit to China since March and it follows his recent summit with US President Donald Trump in Singapore on June 12.   China is known to be North Korea’s closest ally and supporter.