Buzz over possible photo opportunities, meeting venues as planned summit nears

A photo opportunity in the Marina Bay area is reportedly being planned for the two leaders, if the June 12 summit goes ahead. While sources are increasingly pointing to the Shangri-La Hotel as the most likely summit venue, other possibilities have su
A photo opportunity in the Marina Bay area is reportedly being planned for the two leaders, if the June 12 summit goes ahead. While sources are increasingly pointing to the Shangri-La Hotel as the most likely summit venue, other possibilities have surfaced, including the St. Regis Hotel.PHOTO: DIOS VINCOY JR FOR THE STRAITS TIMES

A photo opportunity is being planned for United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Marina Bay area if the summit between the two goes ahead as planned on June 12, sources have told The Straits Times.

Integrated resort Marina Bay Sands, touted as a possible venue for the historic meeting between the two leaders, may play out its role as a photo backdrop, though it is unlikely to host the summit, said sources.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 02, 2018, with the headline 'Buzz over possible photo opportunities, meeting venues as planned summit nears'. Print Edition | Subscribe