The two leaders also said Kim will visit Seoul sometime before the year is out, which would make him the first North Korean leader to visit the South Korean capital since the two sides split in the 1950-53 Korean War. We think this is what North Korea wants, so let's do that.
Image made from video provided by Korea Broadcasting System (KBS), S. Korean President Moon Jae-in (L), and N. Korean leader Kim Jong Un pose after signing documents in Pyongyang, North Korea, Sept. 19, 2018.
Trump said a recent letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un confirmed the positive track, which he said has seen the hardline communist country promise to halt its nuclear missile test program and mount a combined bid with South Korea for the 2032 Olympic Games.More news: High-School Assault Accusation Could Kill Kavanaugh Confirmation
"We have a lot of very good things going". In it, Kim requested a second meeting with Trump, which the USA is trying to coordinate, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.
The hope is that it will kickstart talks between the U.S. and North Korea which have stalled.
"Prior to my coming into office, a lot of people thought we were going - it was inevitable - we were going to war in North Korea", he said. They said the North was also willing to close its main nuclear complex if the United States took unspecified "reciprocal action".More news: Ukraine says Russia's fresh statement on MH17 crash 'fake'
The statement came after the North's leader Kim Jong Un agreed to make a historic visit to Seoul soon and close a missile testing site in front of global inspectors in a meeting with the South's President Moon Jae-in.
"What we don't know is what, if anything, the U.S. is willing to concede to get forward momentum", Haggard said.More news: Apple CarPlay now supports Google Maps
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