Trump, hails, Kim reappearance, North Korea, denuclearization, prospects bleak

Trump hails Kim reappearance, but North Korea denuclearization prospects bl...

05 May, 2020 8:32 am 8:32 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump on Saturday welcomed the reemergence of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un after weeks of speculation about his health, but prospects for the US efforts to persuade Pyongyang to denuclearize appear as bleak as ever. On Saturday, North Korean media said Kim cut a ribbon at a ceremony on … Read More

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US envoy raises prospect of US compromise in North Korea talks

02 February, 2019 8:27 am 8:27 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington is willing to discuss “many actions” to improve ties and entice Pyongyang to give up nuclear weapons, the US special envoy for North Korea said but set out an extensive list of demands for the North, including a full disclosure of its weapons program. In a speech at Stanford University in … Read More

Pompeo says hopes talks with Kim in Pyongyang will lead to denuclearisation

10 October, 2018 8:34 am 8:34 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he expects to hold talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he hopes will lead North Korea to give up a nuclear weapons programme that potentially threatens the United States. Pompeo posted a photograph of himself on Twitter on Sunday waving … Read More