Preparations for talks between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-no will take “a few weeks”, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is on a visit to Djibouti, said.
This decision, which the president himself took. I discussed this decision with him this early in the morning and we had a very good conversation, “Tillerson said at a press conference, according to Reuters.
As previously advised by South Korean National Security Advisor Chon Yi Yong, Trump agreed to meet with Kim Jong-no until May.
Earlier this week, the administration of the President of South Korea reported that during the talks in Pyongyang between the South Korean government delegation and the leader of the DPRK Kim Jong Ne, the North Korean side reaffirmed “the commitment to denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and made it clear that it will have no reason to possess nuclear weapons in in the absence of military threats to the DPRK and guarantees of the security of the North Korean regime.