Trump claims he has 'largely solved' N Korea problem
Trump claims he has 'largely solved' N Korea problem
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17 June, 2018, 06:55
"I said, 'do you think it would be a good thing to speak to him maybe?"
But during the course of the impromptu press briefing, Trump made a significant number of false statements, as well as some other weird assertions, so many that media organizations such as PolitiFact were forced to note that, "Trump said many inaccurate statements that needed fact-checking".
And Trump's unilateral decision to reduce tension by cancelling "provocative" joint exercises by US and South Korean forces appeared to catch both close ally Seoul and some Pentagon officials by surprise.
"In accordance with the guidelines, Korea-U.S. discussions have already begun", a senior South Korean official said on Friday.
Further discussions between the Trump administration and the Kim regime will take place, but Trump was vague when asked about a potential White House visit from Kim.
Mr Trump challenged the criticism of the vague joint statement, and said North Korea had started returning the remains of United States soldiers missing during the Korean War.
"While a possible new avenue to peace now exists with North Korea, we remain vigilant regarding pursuit of nuclear weapons anywhere in the world", Mattis said, speaking at a U.S. Naval War College graduation. "I want to have a good relationship with many countries".
"That's a very important thing", he said. "Yeah, I would have him".
"Our conversation was open, honest, direct, and very, very productive".
"I call them war games. Here's what we get: everything".
Trump added the "funniest" part of the IG report was learning Comey used a private email account to conduct Federal Bureau of Investigation business.
Many experts in Washington agree with the conclusion of a leaked Israeli government analysis that there were "substantive gaps" between U.S. goals going into the summit and the vague language of the statement.
Trump's preparation for the event was long a point of contention.
Prior to the summit, South Korean President Moon Jae-In told reporters that the returning of missing American and South Korean soldiers from the war would be a top priority, American Military News reported. I saved a lot of money, ' he said.
US and South Korean forces have trained together for decades, and routinely rehearse everything from beach landings in the North to pre-emptive "decapitation" strikes targeting the North Korean regime.
Pyongyang typically reacts furiously. "They are blowing up the engine test site for ballistic missiles".
In his almost three minute video message, Trump talked about his recent summit meeting with Kim.
And Friday's Fox and Friends interview was not the first time that Trump voiced admiration for Kim.
"I have solved that problem", Mr Trump said. Don't let anyone think anything different.
One of the men who knows Donald Trump as well as anyone, said on MSNBC on Saturday that Trump's admiration for North Korean strongman Kim Jong-un is a tip-off that he would deeply enjoy being a murderous despot if given a chance. Trump said: "Our world has seen more than enough conflict".
"You don't understand sarcasm", he told the reporter dismissively, with a wave of his hand.
Trump drew on emotional language when a reporter asked how he could essentially defend North Korea's human rights record despite the kidnapping that resulted in the death of Otto Warmbier, a deceased former American hostage Trump and diplomats helped free.
"During our conversation, I emphasized the tremendous new prosperity, security, and opportunity that awaits North Korea when they denuclearise".
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