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Pompeo says North Korea could get ‘unique’ security guarantees

12 June 2018, 01:38 | Glen Norman

Selfies, Cheers Greet Kim in Singapore

Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un arrive in Singapore for historic summit

Create peace and great prosperity for his land.

But after Mr. Trump left the summit he announced he was pulling out of the statement, citing statements by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a post-summer press conference, where Mr. Trudeau said Canada had been "insulted" by Mr. Trump justifying his tariffs on national-security grounds.

Their meeting at a luxury hotel in Singapore, scheduled for 9 a.m. local time - which is 9 p.m. on Monday night NY time - will mark the first face-to-face encounter between a United States president and a leader of North Korea. She dismisses Kim's late-night activities in Singapore as part of a months-long "charm offensive" aimed at cultivating good global press.

The Economist and CNN do not predict a favourable result for the Trump-Kim summit either.

North Korean-US Summit
Image credit ULI-PwC report

On the eve of Mr. Trump's meeting with Mr. Kim, one of the president's top trade advisers, Peter Navarro, said there was "a special place in hell" for leaders like Mr. Trudeau, accusing him of engaging in "bad-faith diplomacy" with Mr. Trump.

Beating expectations is central to President Trump's political brand. Some analysts said a Kim commitment to specific negotiations on denuclearisation could well be enough for Tuesday's summit to be a success.

Preliminary meetings have already begun. 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. The article also stresses the need for confidentiality - meaning Trump will have to resist tweeting the minutes of the meeting. Given the number of times, Trump had warned Kim against expanding the country's nuclear arsenal, discussing denuclearisation of the North is high on the US' agenda at the 12 June meeting in Singapore. It also annoyed Singapore residents by offering to pay Kim's hotel bill.

Actually, says another group, there will indeed be disarmament, a peace treaty ending the Korean War and North Korea's emergence as a contributing member of the worldwide community - but just not right now.

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Still, some Singaporeans are getting into the swing of things.

Kim's Diplomatic Win Just meeting with Trump will be a diplomatic accomplishment for Kim, who has emerged from isolation in recent months and rapidly increased his outreach to other world leaders.

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has also arrived in Singapore and emerged from the baggage claim area at Changi airport around midnight Monday.

Reunification, he said, would be impossible because four powers - the US, China, Russia and Japan - do not want to see a unified Korea. It brings the president more in line with veteran diplomats who have dealt with North Korea and know firsthand the difficulty of extracting verifiable concessions, and it helps ensure that - whatever happens on Tuesday - the president can tout it as a win.

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It is no easy task.

Though some experts on North Korea's nuclear program say that a complete shutdown could take 15 years, Trump has talked repeatedly about a "fast" process. The Korean War of the early 1950s ended with a ceasefire, not a treaty. Forging a peace treaty involving South Korea may be another topic of the Trump-Kim meeting.

Exuding confidence, Trump said he has done relatively little formal preparation.

"I know Singapore is a very hot country, so I wish that our respected marshal stays healthy and comes back in good health".

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The Trump administration's desire for a win "increases the chances that this goes forward, which I think is a very positive moment", Wagar said. "But I really feel confident. And he has that opportunity, and he won't have that opportunity again", Trump said. "It's never going to be there again".



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