US President Donald Trump (R) and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un shake hands following a signing ceremony during their historic US-North Korea summit. Photo: AFP UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, urged the global community to show patience and support in implementing the agreement made between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Un in Singapore. “Implementing today’s and previous agreements reached, in accordance with relevant security council resolutions, will require patience and support from the global community,” the council spokesman, Stephen Dujarric, said in a statement on Tuesday. SEE ALSO:PHOTOS: Dariye weeps as he bags 14-year imprisonment Guterres believes the Trump-Kim summit is an important milestone in advancing peace and denuclearising the Korean Peninsula. “The Secretary-General urges all concerned parties to seize this momentous opportunity and reiterates his readiness to fully support the ongoing process,” the statement added. During a historic summit in Singapore, Trump and Kim signed an agreement demonstrating their commitment to establish new bilateral relations and to build a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula. Pyongyang also reaffirmed its commitment to the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, while the U.S. pledged to provide security guarantees. (Sputnik/NAN)
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