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Panmunjom, DMZ - 30 June 2019
1. US President Donald Trump steps over the border from South Korea into North Korea in the Demilitarised Zone on Sunday and shakes hand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
2. SOUNDBITE (English) Donald Trump, US President:
"I just want to say that this is my honour. I didn't really expect it. We were in Japan for the G20 - we came over and I said 'hey I'm over here, I want to talk to Chairman Kim and we got to meet and stepping across that line was a great honour. Lot of progress has been made, a lot of friendships have been made and this is, in particular, a great friendship. So I just wanted to thank you. That was very quick notice and I want to thank you.
US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un shook hands across the border at the Korean Demilitarised Zone on Sunday, in an historic photo-op as Trump seeks to make a legacy-defining nuclear deal with the North.
Trump called it a "great honour" to have become the first sitting American president to cross the Korean DMZ into North Korea.
Speaking to reporters as he stood with Kim, Trump hailed his "great friendship" with the North Korean leader.
Speaking through a translator, Kim commended Trump for crossing the demarcation line, which he called a "courageous and determined act" that "means that we want to bring an end to the unpleasant past".
Trump also said he would invite Kim to visit the White House, moments after Kim crossed the demarcation line himself and entered into South Korea.