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North Korea accused the US of “gangster-like” behavior
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President Trump on Thursday said the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Un sent him a “very nice note” on the future of relations between the United States and North Korea, days after the hermit Kingdom is added to the “regrettable” conversations with Secretary of state Mike Pompeo delegation.
In the letter of 6. July Kim thanked Trump for his “energetic and exceptional efforts” to improve the once-hostile relations between the two countries. Trump tweeted the signed letter, saying it was a “very nice note” and that “great progress is being made.”
A very nice note from President Kim from North Korea. Made great progress! pic.twitter.com/6NI6AqL0xt
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 12. July 2018
“I wish that the unchanging trust and confidence in your Excellency, Mr President, will continue to be reinforced in the future, practical actions, I Express my conviction, that the epoch-making progress in the promotion of the North Korea-U.S. relations, we bring forward to our next meeting,” read the letter.
The despot as their historic summit in Singapore, the “beginning of a meaningful journey.”
NORTH KOREA DENUCLEARIZATION TALKS WITH POMPEO SAYS ‘REGRETTABLE’
President Trump and Kim Jong-Un during the Singapore summit.
The letter comes days after the North Korean foreign Ministry issued a statement, accused the U.S. of “gangster-like” requires and try to one-sided pressure on the Land, in renunciation of its nuclear weapons. Pompeo and his delegation had just traveled to North Korea with high-ranking North Korean official Kim Yong-Chol.
“We had expected that the U.S. side would be the constructive measures which will help, build trust, based on the spirit of the leaders’ summit.. we were also thinking about the deployment of counter-measures,” Pyongyang’s foreign Ministry said in a statement, according to The Associated Press.
Mike Pompeo says talks with North Korea were productive
On Sunday, Pompeo seems to be the bombastic statement and said the talks with North Korean officials were conducted in “good faith.”
“Look, people are going to stray comments after the meeting,” said Pompeo. “When I give my attention to what the press said, I would go nuts, and I refuse to do that.”
Kim agreed to “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula and destroy, which is a “large” rocket Test site during his meeting with Trump. In exchange, the North Korean despot guarantees of security wants, “” for his country.
Fox News’ Adam Shaw contributed to this report.
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