The American president Donald Trump will be the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will not meet without conditions. Reports that the White House in a statement: ‘This meeting does not take place unless we have concrete action to see that the words and the rhetoric of North Korea support.’
That Trump went at the invitation of Kim to meet him – apparently without conditions – surprised a large part of the international community. No the officiating president of the USA did it for him. The White House points out, meanwhile: The White House rsvp’t is not without conditions.
‘This meeting does not take place unless we have concrete action to see that the words and the rhetoric of North Korea’s support, ” said Sarah Sanders, a spokeswoman for the White House, Friday. They stressed that the North Korean toenaderingspogingen were associated with a more conciliatory attitude. While the U.S. is ‘no concession’ have done, did North Korea actually ‘great promise’ to denucleariseren, nuclear and rakettesten to stop, and regular military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea to accept.
Trump is ‘hopeful’ that more progress is possible, said Sanders. In the meantime, the USA maximum pressure on North Korea for its nuclear program to stop.
A meeting between the leaders of the US and North Korea would be a major breakthrough in the decades of attempts to restore the peace on the Korean peninsula. Kim’s invitation follows on the diplomatic ‘charm offensive’ – in the words of several observers, and media – that is wagered with North Korea’s presence at the Olympic Winter games in Pyeongchang last month.
Trump tweeted on Saturday that he and his Chinese colleague Xi Xinping has extensively spoken about the possible meeting with Kim Jong-un. “President Xi told me to appreciate that the US is working to resolve the issue (of nuclear and missile from Pyongyang) diplomatically to resolve the place to go for the ominous alternative. China continues to be helpful!’