Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un come together for momentous summit
13 June, 2018, 01:22 | Author: Kristen Ingram
U.S. President Donald Trump signed what he called a "very comprehensive" document with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un, capping a highly anticipated summit in Singapore aimed at overcoming decades of hostility and mistrust.
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In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said Mr Trump had also accepted President Halimah Yacob's invitation to make a state visit to Singapore in November to attend the 6th Asean-US Summit and 13th East Asia Summit.
The former Central Intelligence Agency chief said USA sanctions will remain in place until Washington verifies the North's denuclearization efforts.
The leaders of North Korea and the USA on Tuesday in Singapore signed a joint declaration reaffirming Pyongyang's commitment to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, and committing Washington to security guarantees in return.
Trump said there would be "many meetings" between the two men. The agreement doesn't appear to contain any firm promises from Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear weapon program, but rather, opens the door to ongoing discussions.
It is the first time a sitting U.S. president has ever met a North Korean leader.
More officials took part in the working lunch, with the additional participants on the USA side, including White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, National Security Council Senior Director for Asia Matt Pottinger, and senior diplomat Sung Kim, who has led substantive talks with Pyongyang into the summit. "If diplomacy does not move in the right direction. those measures will increase". "I join all the people in ardently aspiring for the success of the summit to bring complete denuclearization and peace to us".
A complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization "is the only outcome that the United States will accept", Pompeo told reporters on Monday evening in Singapore.
The North Korea leader said through a translator that the document "heralds a new start, leaving the past behind". The safety precaution seems extreme until you remember that both Nikhita Krushev and Mikhail Gorbachev reportedly unintentionally gave the Central Intelligence Agency stool samples during visits to the U.S.
In response, the European Union is preparing new tariffs set to hit United States exports ranging from jeans to bourbon whiskey. But despite the rows over trade and Russia , Mr Trump rated his relationship with other G7 leaders as 10 out of 10.
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Then at the last moment Mr Kim's sister, Kim Yo-jong, pulled a pen from her pocket which she gave to her brother. On Tuesday, the two leaders will begin their meeting with a one-on-one session at 9 am local time.
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Trump is seeking to get North Korea to agree to denuclearize but acknowledged that is not likely to happen immediately. That willingness to make a deal is something he will assess once he sits down with Kim, Trump suggested.