SINGAPORE – Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit. President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s […]
With some 3,000 journalists expected to descend on Singapore, hotel rooms are at or near capacity...
SINGAPORE – Chosen as the host city for the first-ever meeting of a sitting US president and the leader of North Korea, Singapore is the Switzerland of Southeast Asia, wealthy and exclusive, a politically neutral small state surrounded by larger powers. It enjoys strong ties with the US and is one of the relatively […]
"Based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in North Korea's most recent statements, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting."
WASHINGTON – President Trump has canceled his face-to-face summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, citing threats from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea regime. In a letter addressed to Kim, Trump said the June 12 summit in Singapore would be “inappropriate,” pointing to “hostility” from Pyongyang in recent weeks. “Based on the […]
– WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump agreed Thursday to a historic meeting with Kim Jong-un in a stunning development in America’s high-stakes nuclear standoff with North Korea. The White House confirmed President Donald Trump would accept the invitation to meet North Korea’s Kim Jong Un “at a place and time to be determined”. – Standing […]
– NEW YORK – President Donald Trump has added economic sanctions to his fiery military threats against North Korea, and renewed his rhetorical offensive against Kim Jong Un on Friday, calling the reclusive leader “obviously a madman.” Trump’s move to punish foreign companies that deal with the North was the latest salvo in a U.S.-led […]