February 08, 2023

Trump cancels June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un

In letter to DPRK leader, U.S. President says he believes it would "inappropriate" to hold meeting

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said a scheduled June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un will not take place, in a letter to the DPRK leader released by the White House.

"We greatly appreciate your time, patience, and effort with respect to our recent negotiations and discussions relative to a summit long sought by both parties, which was scheduled to take place on June 12 in Singapore," a letter signed by the President read.