North korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, has travelled to China ahead of a summit with president Xi Jinping.
It reports the north Korean statsmedie, KCNA, according to several international news agencies.
Kim Jong-un set already on Monday the exchange rate against Beijing. He was, according to KCNA accompanied by his wife and a number of top officials.
the Announcement comes after south Korean media late Monday to report that Kim Jong-un apparently was on his way to China on a custom-built train.
Neither the chinese or south Korean officials, however, could Monday to confirm the information.
north Korea do not have the habit to comment on the kind of summits, before they are over.
The chinese news agency confirms on Tuesday, there is scheduled a meeting between Kim Jong-un and Xi Jinping.
It is not added what is on the agenda for the meeting.
According to south Korean media crossed the Kim Jong-uns took the China border late on Monday night by the city of Dandong.
the Train is expected to reach Beijing around at ten o'clock at Tuesday morning local time - at three o'clock on the night of Tuesday local time.
It writes the south Korean news agency Yonhap.
this is The fourth time the two leaders meet. They met for the first time in march - more than six years after Kim Jong-un had replaced his father as the regime's leader, writes AFP news agency.
The isolated regime during the past year shown signs of openness and desire for dialogue.
Thus, met Kim Jong-un and US president, Donald Trump, in June last year at a historic summit in Singapore.
Here were the two leaders agreed to work toward the denuclearisation of The Korean Peninsula.
The north Korean leader, said recently in his new year speech that he is ready to meet with Donald Trump again, "anytime". He warned, however, at the same time, the president to maintain the economic sanctions against the regime, writes the news agency Reuters.