Asian stocks advanced on Tuesday after North Korean leader eased war rhetoric.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares surged 0.3 percent.
Japan's Nikkei closed up 1.1 percent, a day after sliding 1 percent to a 3-1/2-month trough.
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index climbed 0.5 percent. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index increased 0.3 percent.