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US-DPRK Summit 2019: Hanoi ready for second DPRK-USA Summit

Security measures are taken at the highest level at the Noi Bai International Airport. Photo: Huy Hung/VNA
Hanoi has basically finished preparations for the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam, standing ready for the event which is slated for February 27 and 28.

The information was released at a meeting between the People’s Committee of Hanoi and departments, agencies and localities engaging in the preparation work on February 24.

At the meeting, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said that each resident of the city should become an ambassador to promote the images of a friendly and hospitable Hanoi – the City for Peace.

The summit is a chance for Hanoi to deliver a message that Vietnam is developing and integrating and is an ideal destination for international visitors, he said.

Chung asked relevant agencies to review their part in preparations to ensure the best conditions for the summit.

The city leader underscored the comprehensive measures to ensure security for the event with the target of protecting the utmost safety for the summit.

Hanoi will give more space for media agencies to air stories related to the event, he added.

Earlier the same day, Chung and Deputy Minister of Public Security Bui Van Nam visited the International Media Centre to inspect final preparations.