Kim Jong-un's ‘secret trip’ stirs up US-China rivalry

Wednesday, 28 March, 2018 Part II: The rumours sparked by North Korea's "mysterious green train" proved true - Kim Jong-un made his first trip abroad. By choosing China, the New York Times writes, the North Korean leader brings Beijing back to the diplomatic playing field. Meanwhile, Russian papers criticise President Vladimir Putin for his "belated" response to Sunday's shopping mall fire, young men videotape themselves assaulting a woman in Morocco, and fish get plastic surgery in Singapore.