North Korea summit set for June 12 in Singapore, Trump says

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But North Korea has said it's willing to talk now because it's already succeeded in becoming a nuclear-armed state, fueling skepticism that the North would truly being willing to give those weapons up. For about 70 years since the Korean War, the US and North Korea have been hostile to one another. As for the others, this can be quite an exciting experience being welcomed by the head of the state himself.

The report added that an "in-depth discussion" was held on "practical matters" and procedures for holding the North Korea-U.S. summit and that Kim "reached a satisfactory consensus" on the issues discussed with Pompeo.

The statement was released through the Pentagon by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

Trump said that he looks forward to seeing Lee in Singapore soon.

It adds that "too much stimuli all at once is emotionally overwhelming".

Kim Jong Un is the third installment of his family's absolute rulers in North Korea.

Unification Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun did not provide a clear answer on whether the women could be returned to North Korea if it's confirmed they didn't want to come to South Korea.

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Spokesman Yoon Young-chan also called upon the North to release six South Koreans it has in prison. "I hope Mr. Trump will make a breakthrough to achieve our goals".

He adds: "We got Otto home the previous year, but it wasn't soon enough".

North Korean President, Kim Jong-Un (R) shakes hands with US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo in Pyongyang.

"From April 21, North Korea will stop nuclear tests and launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs)", KCNA said at the time.

Trump said on Wednesday he would announce the location and the timing of the summit in three days time, after repeatedly teasing the meeting date had been set.

He says, "We have no illusions about that".

"If North Korea takes bold action to quickly denuclearize, the United States is prepared to work with North Korea to achieve prosperity on par with our South Korean friends", he said.

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Trump said Kim was "nice" for letting the three free before a summit planned between the two leaders, which he said would occur "in a few weeks".

On Wednesday, Trump was asked if he deserved the prize.

The release of Kim Hak-song, Tony Kim, and Kim Dong-chul removed one obstacle, providing Trump with evidence that his twin-track policy of engagement and "maximum pressure" is working.

The three were detained for periods ranging from one to two years.

The former prisoners arrived at Joint Base Andrews near Washington early in the morning. They met the president and first lady Melania Trump, who boarded their plane, as well as Vice President Pence, second lady Karen Pence and Pompeo stood at the foot of the stairs. Kim Jong Un apparently aims to resolve the long-standing hostile relationship with the United States all at once through top-level face-to-face negotiations.

"I appreciate Kim Jong-un doing this and allowing them to go", Mr Trump said.

Trump's announcement came just hours after three Americans who had been held prisoner in North Korea arrived at a United States military base outside Washington, having been released by Kim.

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