North Korea’s chief Kim Jong Un (L) shakes arms with US President Donald Trump (R) after collaborating in a signing ceremony on the finish of their historic US-North Korea summit, on the Capella Lodge on Sentosa island in Singapore on June 12, 2018.
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Kim mentioned the letter “is of wonderful content material,” in accordance with the Korean Central Information Company. Further particulars about what was within the dispatch weren’t supplied.
“Kim Jong Un mentioned that he would significantly ponder the fascinating content material,” the state information company reported.
The White Home couldn’t be instantly reached for remark.
Trump has walked a controversial line in his relationship with Kim, at occasions expressing affection for the North Korean dictator whereas at different occasions threatening Pyongyang if it doesn’t comply along with his calls for.
Final month, the North check fired missiles, which Trump’s nationwide safety advisor John Bolton mentioned violated a U.N. Safety Council decision.
On the time, Trump mentioned he believed Kim would do nothing to intrude with the “nice financial potential” of North Korea.
“He additionally is aware of that I’m with him & doesn’t need to break his promise to me,” Trump mentioned of Kim.
Trump has held two summits with the North Korean chief, first in Singapore after which in Vietnam. The February summit in Vietnam, nonetheless, abruptly ended with out an settlement when the North demanded an finish to sanctions and Trump reportedly handed a notice to Kim demanding that he flip over his nukes.
In April, the North additionally mentioned it examined a brand new tactical guided weapon. The check got here lower than two months after the failed Vietnam summit and was the primary public weapons check by the North for the reason that historic Singapore summit.