A ceremony to welcome U.S. President Donald Trump was held at Noi Bai Airport.
After the ceremony, President Donald Trump left the airport on the Cadillac One, dubbed as “The Beast,” the famous armored car of the U.S. President, and headed to JW Marriot Hotel, where he is expected to stay during the summit.
The second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chairman of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korean (DPRK) Kim Jong Un is scheduled for February 27 and 28.
On the sidelines of the second DPRK-USA Summit, President Donald Trump will have meetings with Vietnamese Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Earlier, before departing to Vietnam on February 25, President Donald Trump showed his optimism about the outcomes of the upcoming summit.
|The Guard of Honor prepares for a reception to President Donald Trump at Noi Bai Airport|
|The Guard of Honor and security officers are at the designated positions when the Air Force One has stopped. Photo: qdnd.vn.|
|U.S. President Donald Trump appears on the door of the plane and greets welcoming people.|
|Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump. Photo: qdnd.vn.|
|The Cadillac One carrying the U.S. President leaves the airport for Hanoi downtown.|
|The Cadillac One carrying the U.S. President and the convoy of cars are on Nhat Tan Bridge.|
|The car and the convoy run on Vo Nguyen Giap Street.|
|Local people crowd into Marriot Hotel where the U.S. President will stay during the summit.|
|Local people stand on sides of the road to welcome U.S. President Donald Trump.|
|The Cadillac One arrives at the hotel.|
Photos from PANO and VNEpress
By Thu Nguyen – Van Hieu
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