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CIA Chief Pompeo and Kim Jong Un met, formed 'good relation', says Trump

At the same time, old rivals North Korea and South Korea are preparing for their own summit, between Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, on April 27

Reuters 

CIA director Mike Pompeo, US President Donald Trump’s nominee to become the top US diplomat, visited North Korea last week and met leader Kim Jong Un with whom he formed a “good relationship”, Trump said on Wednesday. Pompeo became the most senior US official known to have met Kim when he visited Pyongyang to discuss a planned summit with US President Donald Trump. “Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week. Meeting went very smoothly and a good relationship was formed. Details of Summit are being worked out now. Denuclearization will be a ...

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First Published: Thu, April 19 2018. 02:15 IST
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