The Singapore Summit: Building a Lasting Peace on the Korean Peninsula

President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shake hands as they meet for the first time, June 12, 2018, at the Capella Hotel in Singapore. Source of photo: DipNote Bloggers& U.S. Department of State Official Blog on June 12, 2018

 

 

President Donald J. Trump and North Korea Chairman Kim Jong Un held a historic summit in Singapore on June 12, 2018. During their meetings, President Trump and Chairman Kim conducted a comprehensive, in-depth, and sincere exchange of opinions on the issues related to the establishment of new U.S.–DPRK relations and the building of a lasting and robust peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.

In a joint statement, the two leaders committed to establish new U.S.–DPRK relations, to join their efforts to build a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula, and to recovering POW/MIA remains. Chairman Kim also committed to to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

 

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un ; Source of photo: http://hollywoodlife.com

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Editor’s Note: This entry also appears in the U.S. Department of State’s publication on Medium.

 

Source: DipNote Bloggers& U.S. Department of State Official Blog on June 12, 2018

https://blogs.state.gov/stories/2018/06/12/en/singapore-summit-building-lasting-peace-korean-peninsula

 

By Intell News on June 13, 2018