December 04, 2021

Pompeo says negotiations with North Korea “one step forward, one step back”

U.S. Secretary of State hopes for another meeting between Trump and Kim soon

U.S. Secretary of Mike Pompeo on Monday said negotiations with North Korea could be "one step forward, one step back," adding that it was difficult to put timelines on the DPRK's denuclearization.

During an interview with U.S. media on Monday, Washington's top diplomat also reiterated that despite setbacks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had promised to denuclearize.