Two unlikely fashion icons have emerged in Vietnam’s capital of Hanoi, due to a barbershop giving out free Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un haircuts forward of their summit subsequent week.
A few dozen prospects have opted for the politically-inspired ‘dos on the Tuan Duong Magnificence Academy, selecting to emulate both the North Korean chief or the president of the US.
It isn’t precipitated fairly the frenzy Jennifer Aniston did within the 90s when scores of followers started adopting her signature ‘Rachel’ coiffure – but it surely’s clear the leaders have followers in Vietnam.
“Many individuals say that I seem like Kim Jong Un, particularly when I’ve this coiffure,” mentioned nine-year-old To Gia Huy, who acquired one of many makeovers.
He mentioned he hoped for an opportunity to satisfy the chief when he arrives within the capital for his second summit with President Trump, which follows their historic assembly in Singapore final June.
Hairdresser Le Tuan Duong – who’s providing out the free haircuts – determined he wanted to do one thing to mark the occasion.
“Hanoi is a metropolis of peace. When Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un determine to return right here to speak about restoring peace, I believe I ought to do one thing to point out that Hanoi individuals welcome the summit,” mentioned Duong.
He mentioned Mr Kim’s coiffure represents youth whereas Mr Trump’s shows energy.
He additionally revealed that the North Korean chief’s fashion was extra fashionable with prospects.
Nevertheless, bike taxi driver Le Phuc Hai, 66, selected to emulate Trump’s yellow locks and confessed: “I actually like Donald Trump so I wish to have (his) coiffure.”
The summit will see President Trump try to encourage North Korea to desert its nuclear programme and return the nation to the nuclear non-proliferation settlement.