Trump Meets Japanese Prime Minister Abe for Possible Korea summit. US President Donald Trump has agreed with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to meet before a possible summit with the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
According to the News Tribune, The White House has announced that. The place is not mentioned. One possibility is the G7 meeting on June 8 and 9 in Canada.
Trump and Abe held telephone consultations on Monday. According to the declaration, the subject was the “common obligation to achieve complete dismantling of North Korean nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and termination of the development of ballistic missiles.”
Trump said the meeting with Kim, which was scheduled for June 12, last week but turned quickly. He sent delegations to Panmunjom, in the demilitarised zone of the Korean peninsula, and Singapore to continue the preparations.
According to the North Korean state press agency KCNA, Kim is determined to let the top go. The North Koreans find the meeting between the leaders necessary to restore the ties between the two countries.