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Pompeo says Trump-Kim summit to be held somewhere in Asia

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor January 31, 2019 12:22

Pompeo says Trump-Kim summit to be held somewhere in Asia

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo he was dispatching a team to make preparations for the next summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be held somewhere in Asia late in February.In an interview with Fox News Channel, Pompeo said the North Koreans had agreed the second summit between the two leaders would be held at the end of February.Pompeo did not name the summit venue.

Vietnam said last week it had not been informed about any time or venue for a possible Trump-Kim summit, but that it was confident in its ability to host such a meeting.Officials and diplomats said two weeks ago that Vietnam was keen to host the summit and two sources told Reuters that Hanoi was preparing to receive Kim on a state visit.Singapore, where Trump and Kim met in June, and Bangkok have also been talked about as possibilities for the planned summit.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor January 31, 2019 12:22

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