August 11, 2022

Trump reiterates support for second summit with Kim Jong Un

In first response to New Year's Address, U.S. President hails DPRK's "great economic potential"

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he looks forward to a second U.S.-DPRK summit and suggested he believes improved relations will help spur the North's economic development, in a tweet responding to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address delivered in the day.

Referring to a news story reported on Kim’s stated willingness to meet Trump “anytime,” the President responded by saying: “I also look forward to meeting with Chairman Kim who realizes so well that North Korea possesses great economic potential!”