A Vietnamese soldier uses a minesweeper while patrolling the road between Hanoi and Dong Dang railway station near the China border on February 24, 2019. Photo: AFP

Trump-Kim summit 2019: US president thanks ‘helpful’ Xi Jinping as Vietnam fine-tunes security in Hanoi

  • Capital is buzzing with bodyguards sweeping hotels and meeting rooms before US and North Korean leaders meet this week
  • Trump tweeted that Kim ‘realises that without nuclear weapons, his country could fast become one of the great economic powers anywhere in the world’
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A Vietnamese soldier uses a minesweeper while patrolling the road between Hanoi and Dong Dang railway station near the China border on February 24, 2019. Photo: AFP
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