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Countdown to historic Trump-Kim summit begins

Singapore will be the venue for the high-stakes diplomacy, which may go on for several days.

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    Some veteran diplomats in the United States are concerned President Donald Trump is not prepared enough for the negotiations scheduled to start on Tuesday.

    But it is arguable that the fact this historic meeting is even taking place is a victory for Kim Jong-un, as his country has sought a meeting with a sitting US president for many years.

    So who is likely to come out of the talks the happiest?

    Al Jazeera's James Bays reports from Singapore.


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