The U.S. special envoy for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, has met in North Korea with his North Korean colleagues, the second summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un prepare. This is the U.S. Department of state announced on Friday.
bend held from Wednesday to Friday in the capital, Pyongyang, where he met with the North Korean negotiator, Kim Hyok Chol, to talk about denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
The summit between Trump and Kim Jong-un is 27. and 28 February in Vietnam take place. He is going to be conducted in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi. This is the U.S. President also announced on Friday evening (local time) on Twitter. The exact location was unclear.
My representatives have just left North Korea after a very productive meeting and an agreed upon time and date for the second Summit with Kim Jong-Un. It will take place in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 27 & 28. I look forward to seeing Chairman Kim & advancing the cause of peace!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 9. February 2019
Trump had met in the past year, for the first Time with the North Korean rulers. Kim stressed at the meeting in Singapore his willingness to "complete denuclearization".
However, there were no concrete Commitments until when the Communist ruled and internationally largely isolated North Korea of its nuclear weapons Arsenal wants to disarm and how services in the United States might look like. The last progress in the talks, were hardly known.
"Very productive Meeting"
Trump said that his negotiators had North Korea after a "very productive Meeting" again to leave and the precise schedule for his second Meeting with Kim agreed. "I am looking forward to see Leader Kim and the cause of peace!", added Trump. In addition, he agreed to North Korea's dazzling economic prospects and its summit partners, a big praise.
North Korea, under the leadership of Kim Jong-Un, wants to become a great Economic Powerhouse. He may surprise some but he won’t surprise me, because I have gotten to know him & fully understand how capable he is. North Korea wants to become a different kind of Rocket - an Economic one!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 9. February 2019
"Under the leadership of Kim Jong-UN's North Korea will be a great economic powerhouse. It may surprise some, but to me he will not come as a surprise because I met him and totally understand how capable he is," wrote Trump on the man he once - and not without derision - as the "Rocket Man" was dubbed. "North Korea will be a different type of rocket - a business!"
Hanoi with experience
President of South Korea, Moon Jae-In, who had played in the past year, an important role of mediator between Washington and Pyongyang, had stressed the symbolic power of the decision-making for Vietnam as a host. Vietnam offers the perfect stage for a new Chapter in the history between North Korea and the United States. Vietnam and the US had once "directed swords and guns against each other, but now they are friends".
Also between Pyongyang and Washington has used Trump - in spite of the intervening force samples and word - battles-of a thaw. The situation on the Korean Peninsula now seems less explosive than it was before the arrival of the Republicans.
Hanoi is expected the summit between Trump and Kim the highest safety measures and a rush of international media to bring. With major international events the city has, however, already experience. (sda)
Created: 09.02.2019, 04:44 PM