Trump Meets Kim In North Korea - Why Are The Democrats Hysterical?

Saul Bowman
July 4, 2019

During the brief meeting, Trump praised Kim for appearing open to continuing talks in the future, which he hopes will end in the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.

Donald Trump did the seemingly impossible by being the first sitting U.S. President to set foot in North Korea.

North Korea's state media described Kim's meeting with Trump as "an incredible event" and that both leaders expressed great satisfaction over the result of their talks. But neither side has still indicated they are any closer to resolving sticking points that collapsed their previous summit.

He said the Republic of Korea's people remember the United States's help in to protecting their freedom in the Korean War.

President Moon Jae-in, who traveled to the truce village of Panmunjom with Trump on Sunday, also expressed confidence the meeting would lay the foundation for renewed negotiations aimed at persuading the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.

The problem for Bolton, is that he was responding from Mongolia, where Trump sent him, instead of bringing him along to the DMZ to meet with Kim Jong Un. -North Korean summit at the Korean border an end of mutual hostility between the countries.

Kim and Trump also agreed to resume nuclear talks, which stalled after the leaders failed to reach agreement on sanctions relief and other issues during their second summit in Vietnam in late February.

The ruling party's Rodong Sinmun newspaper featured seven photographs of Mr Trump crossing the border on its front-page under the headline: "Respected Leader Kim Jong-un Met Donald Trump in Historic Meeting at Panmunjom".

"My worry ... is that we're legitimizing Kim Jong-un", Richardson stated. The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff says its radar found "the traces of flight by an unidentified object" on Monday, July 1, over the central portion of the Demilitarized Zone that bisects the two Koreas.

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