PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un says he needs to finalize the street map to take away all nuclear weapons from the Korean Peninsula by the top of President Trump’s first time period. Kim additionally praised and expressed confidence in Mr. Trump, in accordance with South Korean officers. A delegation from Seoul met Kim Wednesday in North Korea and delivered a message from Mr. Trump, stories CBS Information’ Ben Tracy.
The talks got here forward of a. Negotiations with North Korea to get the remoted regime to surrender its nuclear weapons haven’t been going nicely, however North Korean state media mentioned Thursday that Kim stays dedicated to denuclearization.
In response to the South Koreans, regardless of the tough negotiations Kim by no means spoke unwell of President Trump and mentioned he nonetheless needs to finish his nation’s hostile relationship with the U.S. by the top of Mr. Trump’s first time period.
President Trump tweeted Thursday morning, “Kim Jong Un of North Korea proclaims ‘unwavering religion in President Trump.’ Thanks to Chairman Kim. We’ll get it finished collectively!”
At their summit in Singapore in June, Mr. Trump and Kim introduced a imprecise assertion saying they had been dedicated to the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. However thus far, North Korea hasn’t even revealed what number of nuclear weapons it has or the place they’re.
North Korea is planning an elaborate navy parade in Pyongyang this weekend to have a good time the 70th anniversary of its founding. Regardless of as soon as once more displaying off his regime’s weapons, Kim says he needs the Korean Peninsula to be a “cradle of peace.”
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