North Korea will suspend nuclear and missile tests effective immediately and abolish a nuclear test site in a bid to pursue economic growth and peace on the Korean peninsula, the North’s state media said on Saturday, ahead of planned summits with South Korea and the United States.
Some Democratic Senators have offered hesitant praise of CIA Director Mike Pompeo, who is awaiting confirmation as the next secretary of state, for his recent meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.
Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez (N.J.) on Wednesday released a statement explaining his opposition to Mike Pompeo’s confirmation as secretary of state, invoking Pompeo not telling him about his secret meeting last week with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.
President Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday his CIA Director met last week with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, tweeting the summit went well and a “good relationship was formed.”
President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that he is looking forward to meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China briefed President Donald Trump on Tuesday on the visit by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to Beijing, and the communication included a personal message from Chinese President Xi Jinping to Trump, the White House said in a statement.
The commander of U.S. forces in South Korea provided a detailed look at the increasing threat posed by the North Korean regime of Kim Jong-un last week.