Kim Jong-Un Must Be Pretty Happy Right Now

President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un conducted a comprehensive, in-depth, and honest exchange of opinions on the issues related to the establishment of new U.S. -DPRK relations and the building of a lasting and robust peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.

The US has long held the view that North Korea's illegitimate military activities can't be traded away for its right to do legitimate military activities.

"I am willing to do a lot of things to get [Kim] to give up their nuclear weapons and end their missile program".

Trump tells reporters after the summit that he does not say Kim is "nice" and believes he will end up helping people held in North Korean prison camps.

On Tuesday, when President Trump unveiled his agreement, he excoriated past presidents for failing to make the issue a "priority" and hailed his own document as "very, very comprehensive". He described it as a failure that got nothing, at a cost of $3 billion in giveaways.

North Korea is believed to possess more than 50 nuclear warheads, with its atomic program spread across more than 100 sites constructed over decades to evade global inspections.

Donald Trump fires back at Robert DeNiro: ‘Wake up, Punchy!’
It's unclear if Trump thinks De Niro had a role in Punch-Drunk Love since he used quotes, but, just to clarify, De Niro did not. In these perilous times, you rock the vote, always fighting for truth, transparency and integrity in government.

The pair promised in the document to "build a lasting and stable peace regime" on the Korean Peninsula and to repatriate remains of prisoners of war and those missing in action during the Korean War. Tuesday's statement made no mention of inspectors.

In a post-summit interview with ABC News, the president said he was confident that the agreement meant full denuclearisation. It did not include an agreement to take steps toward ending the technical state of warfare between the US and North Korea. While Donald Trump said that the denuclearisation process of North Korea is expected to start "very quickly", Kim Jong added, "world will see a major change".

He also said he wanted to bring U.S. troops home - although he did not specify a timeframe.

Trump struck an optimistic tone about his talks with Kim.

Michael Kovrig, senior adviser for Northeast Asia at the International Crisis Group, was puzzled, too, that the statement included no formalized commitment to the nuclear and missile test freezes that Kim has already unilaterally announced.

He was consulted ahead of time, said Pentagon spokesperson Dana White. The broad language could pave the way for the kinds of victories Trump is already claiming, though over a years-long, step-by-step process.

Homeowner's association issued gator warning before Davie attack
The witness told police the woman was gone the next time she looked, but the dogs were still there, the TV station said. Payne says the important thing is to remember is that alligators are wild animals, and they should be treated as such.

The White House said the daylong summit would also include a working lunch and a larger meeting involving aides to both leaders.

Pressed during a news conference about North Korea's brutal rule, including the killings of Kim's uncle and half-brother and the malnutrition of its people, Trump reiterated that he thinks the 34-year-old dictator is "talented".

"We are going to get out of the war games that cost so much money", he said referring to the USA participation in joint military exercises with South Korea.

Trump said the US will be monitoring the situation in North Korea to be sure that Kim is committed to dismantling his country's nuclear program.

"Featuring President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong-un, in a meeting to remake history, to shine in the sun, one moment, one choice, what if?"

Australia urges end to US-Canada dispute
Trump said the global leaders left the G-7 meeting in good spirits, and said he had agreed to sign the meeting's summary document. Canada exports $300 billion worth of goods to the United States, while the US exports $282.5 billion worth of goods to Canada.

Latest News