To meet with Trump, Kim Jong-Un, for one-on-one in the historic summit

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Possible first results from the Trump-Kim summit

President Trump and Kim Jong-Un is ready for the historic nuclear summit; Benjamin Hall reports from Singapore.

President Donald Trump and the North Korean dictator Kim Jong-plan-Un, meeting one-on-one while on Tuesday, the historic summit meeting in Singapore.

A U.S. official, who was speaking is entitled to, but it was familiar with the summit plans, said Trump is set to be with Kim at the beginning of the summit. You are only translators and you can spend a couple of hours, before the approval of their close advisers to the meeting.

The plan for one-on-one meeting was first reported by Bloomberg.

People watch a TV screen with file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un during a news broadcast in Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, 11. June 2018. The final preparations are underway in Singapore since Tuesday, the historic summit meeting between President Trump and the North Korean leader, Kim, including a plan for the leader to get things kick-off meeting with only their translators present, a US official said.


Both leaders will be helpers later, of your includes. Trump is a “consultant”, Secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, and National security John Bolton.

Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader, launched a diplomatic Offensive at the Olympic games in South Korea earlier this year, is also in Singapore.

The summit is set to kick-off with a handshake between Trump and Kim, a symbolic image, it can define the future of millions of people. Trump’s meeting with Kim the first meeting between a sitting U.S. President and a North Korean leader in history.

The US official noted that the summit no longer than a day.

Ministry of communications and Information of Singapore on AP

(In this photo, released by the Ministry of communications and Information of Singapore, the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, right, arrive at the Changi International Airport, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Singapore ahead of a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. )

The President said on Saturday that he understood the nuclear arsenal will give Kim his intentions “within the first minute of” to meet him, and whether he is ready to.

“I have the feeling that Kim Jong Un wants something great for his people,” Trump said at a press conference in Canada during the G7 summit at the weekend. “It is a one-time shot, and I find it works very well.”

But he also urged caution, adding that “there is a good chance it will not work,” and that “there is probably an even better chance, it is time.”

“I think the minimum would be relationship. You would start at least a dialogue, because, you know, as a business person, I have done very well deals with the” Trump said of his expectations.

Pyongyang indicated that it may be open to get rid of their nuclear weapons in exchange for U.S. security guarantees and other benefits, although some believe that it reinforces unrealistic as the nuclear arsenal, Kim’s grip on the country and discourages all-out attacks against them.

But the two sides could come up with a peace Treaty, the end of the Korean war, which technically is still in the since the 1950s. Trump also raised a possibility of another summit in the future.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Lukas Mikelionis is a reporter for Follow him on Twitter @Lukas mikelionis.

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