Wave and say cheese: APEC leaders pose for 'family photo'

By Staff reporters   November 11, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Leaders of 21 Pacific Rim economies gather for a 'family photograph' after a retreat session at the APEC summit in Vietnam.

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Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang (in bright blue suit) walks with his counterparts Xi Jinping, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to the shooting location. Photos by VnExpress/Ha Trung

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Trump and Putin engage in a conversation during the walk. The White House and Kremlin earlier issued contradictory statements about whether they would meet, given tense conflits. Photo by VnExpress/Ha Trung

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The APEC leaders stand for the photo shoot against the backdrop of sea and mountains in Da Nang, the host city of the APEC Summit. Photo by VnExpress/Ha Trung

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull takes a group selfie with Vietnamese, Chinese and the U.S. presidents. Photo by VnExpress/Thanh Hoang

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The APEC leaders at their roundtable meeting. A press conference will be held after the afternoon session. Photo by VnExpress/Ha Trung

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President Trump leaves Da Nang at 3 p.m. for a state visit in Hanoi.

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Trump waves goodbye. Other leaders including those from Brunei and Papua New Guinea are also leaving early.

 
 
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