Kim says he will meet Assad in North Korea

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Kim says he will meet Assad in North Korea
Syrian President to meet Kim Jong Un in North Korea, report says By Sheena McKenzie and Sandi Sidhu, CNNPosted at 0936 GMT (1736 HKT) June 3, 2018Play Video A tale of two dictators 02:57 (CNN) — Days before Kim Jong Un is set to meet US President Donald Trump in Singapore, the North Korean leader is revealing plans to meet yet another leader -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Assad will visit Kim in North Korea, the latter country's state news agency KCNA said Sunday. The report did not specify a date for the meeting, and Syrian state media has so far not reported on the planned visit. If the meeting takes place in Pyongyang, it would be the first time a world leader has visited Kim in the capital.