The Vietnamese Foreign Ministry has removed the White House press corps from the media center at the hotel where North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is staying in the capital of Vietnam.
This happened as the North Korean leader arrived in Hanoi on Tuesday for his two-day summit with US President Donald Trump.
“The American Media Center will be relocated from Melia hotel to International Media Center,” the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry tweeted Tuesday.
— MoFAVietNam Spokesperson (@PressDept_MoFA) February 26, 2019
US journalists will now have to transmit reports on the Trump-Kim meeting from other locations.
The North Korean leader’s security team reportedly forced people out of the area as Kim arrived at the hotel accompanied by senior officials and his sister, Kim Yo-jong, who has…