President Trump: summit with Kim Jon-un is back on

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump announced he plans to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore.

The summit, planned for June 12, was previously canceled by the president.

However, on June 1, the White House greeted a top-level official from North Korea. The visitor, identified as Kim Yong Chol, came with a letter from Kim Jong-un.

During the relatively brief visit, President Trump shook Kim Yong Chol’s hand before he departed in a U.S. government SUV.

U.S. officials, while unaware of the exact words in the letter, say the understanding is that it’s a step in the right direction for further talks.

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