Trump Kim summit: United States president lauds deal despite scepticism

15 June, 2018, 00:46 | Author: Kim Reid
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During Tuesday's unprecedented summit between Mr. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, the US president was introduced to various members of Mr. Kim's delegation.

He said much more work has been done by the USA and North Korean that couldn't be encapsulated in the Trump-Kim Jong Un statement.

"What's really disconcerting is that Trump announced unilaterally to the leader of North Korea that the United States is going to stop military exercises with our allies, without first telling our allies or even the Pentagon", Michael Green, a senior vice president for Asia at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, told Yahoo News on Tuesday.

Conservative House Republicans were unrepentant in their praise for the president for engaging with North Korea, a sharp reversal from many of their views on similar negotiations between President Barack Obama's Secretary of State John Kerry and Iran.

Trump later told a news conference he would end joint U.S.

There has been deep scepticism about the agreement, with observers saying it lacked detail on how North Korea would give up its nuclear weapons and how that process would be verified.

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He said Pyongyang was committed to giving up its nuclear programme.

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Kim Jong-un indicated that in Singapore and shared that vision.

The Sankei Shimbun said Kim discussed the possibility during historic talks Tuesday with US President Donald Trump.

In the military, returning a salute from a military officer of a friendly foreign nation is common practice for USA military officers and considered a display of military professionalism.

North Korea's Kim Jong-un understands that denuclearization must happen "quickly", US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, June 14, warning there will be no sanctions relief for Pyongyang until the process is complete.

"My understanding is that Trump said that to enhance a momentum of dialogue between South Korea and North Korea", Kang said told reporters.

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Trump said not only was a pullout not discussed, the United States "is not drawing down at all".

Trump has been under fire for his friendliness towards North Korea.

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But others have criticized him for making excuses for Kim's human rights abuses and considering America's media organizations a greater threat than the nuclear weapon-armed country. No more rocket launches, nuclear testing or research!

"Featuring President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un, in a meeting to remake history, to shine in the sun". "But the issues of the alliance should be dealt with under the premise we maintain joint ironclad defense posture". But big, joint US-South Korean exercises appeared off-limits under the new guidance.

They said the summit is just the beginning, . and that Seoul, Washington, and Tokyo will continue cooperating to implement the statement. They may also discuss efforts to recover the remains of soldiers missing and presumed dead from the 1950-53 Korean War.

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