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Win for Kim, says North Korea media as US vows to halt war games with Seoul

US president had said in a press conference on Tuesday he would like to lift sanctions against North Korea but it would not happen immediately

Reuters  |  SEOUL 

US President Donald Trump agreed that denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula would require a step-by-step approach and made a number of other concessions, North Korean state media reported on Wednesday after his historic meeting with leader Kim Jong Un. The North's state media framed Tuesday's summit as a win for Pyongyang, dubbing it "the meeting of the century" on the front page of its official party newspaper. Trump expressed his intention to halt US-South Korea joint military exercises, offer security guarantees to the North and lift sanctions against it as ...

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First Published: Wed, June 13 2018. 08:07 IST