As Kim and Trump walked down the colonnade to their meeting with their respective delegations, Kim's interpreter could be heard telling Trump: "Many people in the world will think of this as a (inaudible) form of fantasy ... from a science fiction movie", according to translation from Bloomberg. They both go in firm, but Trump is the first one to pat Kim on the arm. North Korea has nothing like a free press, so it is unclear in exactly what function the North Korean "reporters" were serving.
It was not immediately clear what specific progress, if any, had been made in preliminary discussions between United States and North Korean officials. The AP reported that some journalists were not alerted that the lunch had began until they saw video footage.
"I think that very quickly I'll know that something good is going to happen", Trump said in Canada where we met leaders of other G7 economies.
As the site for their meeting, the two leaders have chosen one of Singapore's most luxurious hotels, the Capella Resort on Sentosa Island, a popular vacation spot off the southern tip of Singapore and home to Universal Studios Singapore. A U.S. official says Monday that the leaders will meet for up to two hours before an expanded bilateral meeting with their respective advisers.
Pompeo said the meeting could provide "an unprecedented opportunity to change the trajectory of our relationship and bring peace and prosperity" to North Korea.
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Just hours after Kim Jong Un wrapped up a surprise evening sightseeing tour of Singapore on Monday, the North Korean newspaper Rodong Sinmun crammed its front page with photographs snapped of the reclusive leader. I got so many death threats.
The thaw, however temporary, is a far cry from previous year, when Trump threatened North Korea with "fire and fury" and mocked Kim as "Little Rocket Man", and Kim slammed Trump as the "mentally deranged U.S. dotard".
"Meetings between staffs and representatives are going well and quickly....but in the end, that doesn't matter", Trump tweeted before his encounter with Kim.
Still, they said, the initial Trump-Kim summit could at least yield an agreement to keep negotiating.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has played matchmaker in recent months and held his own summit with Kim in April, delayed a weekly Cabinet meeting to watch the historic handshake. Past nuclear deals have crumbled over North Korea's reluctance to open its doors to outsiders.
Pompeo is scheduled to immediately fly to Seoul and Beijing after the summit to brief South Korean allies and Chinese officials on the discussions, reflecting the reality than any solutions in the region will need buy-in from those nations.
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Recently announced by the publisher is a follow-up to 2017's Assassin's Creed Origins - called Assassin's Creed Odyssey . At E3 2018 on Monday, Ubisoft gave us an extended look at the upcoming pirate sim, and it's looking pretty good so far.
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President Trump lashed out at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the country's trade relationship with the U.S. Welcome to the end of American exceptionalism and the rise of Trump's trade Tantrumism.
Many Twitter users took up the challenge of a caption contest and offered alternatives to Merkel's straightforward description. This will be Trump's second summit of the G-7, an informal gathering that meets every year under a rotating chairmanship.
Almost 50 more House lawmakers must sign a discharge petition introduced by Congressman Mike Doyle in order to force a vote. Led by current Chairman Ajit Pai , the FCC voted 3-2 in December to repeal the Obama-era open internet rules.
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Despite the tension between Trump, Europe and Canada , the president has emphasized what he has described as strong relations. In a mocking tone, Kudlow rattled off the reasons Trudeau offered for his barbed critique of Trump's policies.
He headed there right after causing a big ol' scene at the G7 summit , reportedly to impress his possible new ally. As for late Sunday afternoon, Twitter has shown little signs of moving on from Huntsman's dictator slip.
Additionally, the new trailer announced the Edition of Light copy, which includes a Supplicant, Healer, and three Seeds of Skill. And whatever The Quiet Man is, we assume it's coming from the West if only because of the live-action European actors.
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