Proving he was a worthy foil, Kim stole the show from Trump on Monday night.
Thirty-nine percent believe the summit has lowered the threat of nuclear war between the United States and nuclear-armed North Korea, slightly more than the 37 percent who said they did not believe it changed anything. Pompeo told reporters the exercises would be frozen as long as North Korea continues to negotiate in good faith.
Despite Trump's optimism after his summit with Kim, many remained skeptical that North Korea, infamous on the world stage for making empty promises, especially when it comes to its nuclear program, would follow through on its pledges from this week's meetings.
USA officials said it was unclear what types of training involving US and South Korean troops might cross into Trump's now forbidden zone of "war games". I said, 'I want to stop that and I will stop that, and I think it's very provocative'.
"With getting strong support from Mr. Trump, (Japan) is determined to settle the issue" through direct negotiations with North Korea, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference on Wednesday. -North Korea summit to Moon and his South Korean counterparts, the Cheong Wa Dae official noted.
So while those of us in the press cabin tried to sleep, the president continued to make calls and fire off tweets, travelling back in time to make the most of his historic day. The details of how and when the North would denuclearize appear yet to be determined, as are the nature of the unspecified "protections" Trump is pledging to Kim and his government.
Kim Jong-un arrives in Singapore for summit with Trump
While Trump spoke positively about his upcoming meeting with Kim, he was vague on the details of what they might actually achieve. USA and North Korean officials are set to meet Monday morning in Singapore to make final preparations for Tuesday's meeting.
Despite the confusion and disappointment among some, the summit managed to, for a time at least, reset a relationship that has always been characterized by bloodshed and threats.
At this point, I suppose there's little reason to keep writing about the Singapore summit. "'You know, we're spending a fortune, every couple of months we're doing war games with South Korea, and I said, 'What's this costing?"
Trump returned to the United States on Wednesday and took to Twitter to hail the meeting, the first between a sitting USA president and a North Korean leader, as a major win for American security.
The statement was released through the Warmbiers' law firm, McGuire Woods, which is representing the family in its lawsuit against North Korea's government. It did not include an explicit reference to "complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearization" - something Pompeo had earlier insisted was the minimum condition for a deal.
A source familiar with the matter pushed back on the idea that Trump got the idea to halt joint exercises from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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The secretary of state also said "there will be in-depth verification" of the denuclearization process, rebuffing critics of the joint statement signed by Trump and Kim that was light on details relative to timeline, process and verification of North Korea's disarmament.
Immediately after the meeting in Singapore, North Korean state media claimed that the United States made a series of private commitments that went far further than Trump and his team have publicly revealed.
That discussion between Putin and Trump reportedly happened in summer 2017.
And Trump told ABC News the USA would soon end or scale back longstanding joint military exercises with South Korea, and agreed that they were "provocative" toward the North.
Asked about his having suggested Russian Federation be let back into the G7, Trump said of that meeting, "We spent about 25% of our time talking about Russian Federation". What was General Brooks' input, who is the commander of USA forces in Korea? The next scheduled major exercise, involving tens of thousands of troops, normally would be held in August.
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