Former President Trump offered North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un a ride home on Air Force One after their summit in Vietnam, it was revealed Monday.
The overture followed their 2019 sit-down, during negotiations over North Korea’s nuclear program, the BBC reported.
Although the talks broke down — with Trump saying “sometimes you just have to walk” — the ex-president displayed a bit of hospitality.
“President Trump offered Kim a lift home on Air Force One,” Trump’s top Asia expert on the National Security Council, Matthew Pottinger, said on the BBC series, “Trump Takes On the World.”
“The president knew that Kim had arrived on a multi-day train ride through China into Hanoi and the president said: ‘I can get you home in two hours if you want,’” Pottinger said. “Kim declined.”
It wasn’t the first time Trump stunned staffers while meeting with Kim.
When the two leaders met in Singapore the year before, Trump suddenly agreed to Kim’s