1 year ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping urged President Donald Trump to "show flexibility" towards North Korea, including the "timely" easing of sanctions, at the G20 summit last week, China's foreign minister says
: It was great being with Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korea this weekend. We had a great meeting, he looked really well and very healthy - I look forward to seeing him again soon..
: ...why President Trump has to deal with North Korea the way it is now. He had to figure out what to do with the Korea mess. I think this is why the President deserves a lot of credit." Harry Kazianis, Center for the National Interest. Thank you.
: "In my opinion the President has done more good on the Korean issue in the last year and a half than President Obama did in eight years. If you look at the strides they made during the Obama years, which advocated strategic patience-they stuck their head in the sand. This is...
: Thank you to President Moon of South Korea for hosting the American Delegation and me immediately following the very successful G-20 in Japan. While there, it was great to call on Chairman Kim of North Korea to have our very well covered meeting. Good things can happen for all.
Iraq FM urges Trump to replicate latest diplomatic overture to North Korea with Iran
KCNA: "Thanks to the leadership of the CPC the Chinese people could wage an organizational and stubborn struggle against foreign forces of aggression and won a victory in the fierce struggle with domestic reactionary forces to greet the birth of a new China."
KCNA: "The Chinese people greeted a historic moment in the struggle for hewing out their destiny on July 1, 98 years ago and the Communist Party of China (CPC) was founded that day."
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) says the trail of an unidentified flying object was detected on radar in the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ) around 1pm local on Monday. Local media report the object is suspected to be a North Korean drone
KCNA: "The top leaders of the two countries expressed great satisfaction over the results of the talks. After the talks Kim Jong Un exchanged parting words with Trump."
KCNA: Kim Jong Un noted "that the relations would continue to produce good results unpredictable by others and work as a force overcoming manifold difficulties and obstacles in the future, too."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un said that it was the good personal relations with President Trump that made such a dramatic meeting possible at just a one day's notice."
KCNA: "The top leaders of the two countries agreed to keep in close touch in the future, too, and resume and push forward productive dialogues for making a new breakthrough in the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and in the bilateral relations."
KCNA: "They explained issues of easing tensions on the Korean peninsula, ending the inglorious relations between the two countries and making a dramatic turn and also issueswhich become a stumbling block in solving those issues, and voiced full understanding and sympathy."
KCNA: "President Moon Jae In greeted Kim Jong Un outside the House. Kim Jong Un exchanged warm greetings with Moon Jae In. Then there were a one-on-one chat and talks between the top leaders of the DPRK and the U.S."
KCNA: "The two leaders steppedin the north side portion of Panmunjom where they held their hands again, leaving the historic moment of the sitting U.S. President setting his foot on the soil of the DPRK across the Military Demarcation Line for the first time in history."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un exchanged compliments with Trump about meeting him after about 120 days and guided him toward the north side portion of Panmunjom."
KCNA: "In 66 years since the Armistice Agreement in 1953 there happened such an amazing event of the top leaders of the DPRK and the U.S. exchanging historic handshakes at Panmunjom, place that had been known as the symbol of division."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un stepped out of the Panmun Pavilion on Sunday afternoon and had a historic meeting with Donald Trump just before the demarcation line at Panmunjom amid the worldwide attention."
KCNA: "The Supreme Leader of the Party, the state and the armed forces of the DPRK accepted the opinion of President Trump that he would like to meet Chairman of the State Affairs Commission Kim Jong Unand went to the south side portion of Panmunjom to have a surprise meeting."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the [DPRK] and supreme commander of the armed forces of the DPRK, had a historic meeting withDonald Trump at Panmunjom on Sunday afternoon at the suggestion of Trump."
North Korea calls Kim-Trump meeting "historic" and "amazing"
: Leaving South Korea after a wonderful meeting with Chairman Kim Jong Un. Stood on the soil of North Korea, an important statement for all, and a great honor.
"Wonderful day for North and South Korea and for the world," says @POTUS. "We had a great conflict and it's the complete opposite."
North Korea's Kim: It would be a great honor if Trump visited Pyongyang
1 year ago
Moon, Kim, and Trump chat. First trilateral US-DPRK-ROK encounter.
1 year ago
Donald Trump: "A lot of progress has been made, a lot of friendships have been made."
1 year ago
Trump visits N.Korean territory.
1 year ago
Kim Jong Un praises Trump's boldness in stepping over into the North.
1 year ago
Trump, heading deep into the North.