Chairman of the State Council of the DPRK Kim Jong-UN and the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a meeting. October 7, 2018© Photo : the account in “Twitter” Mike Pompeo
MOSCOW, Oct 7 — U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang and met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN, saying at the end that the trip was “good”.
“Have a nice trip to Pyongyang to meet Chairman Kim. We continue to make progress on the agreements reached at the Singapore summit. Thank you for welcoming me and my team,” Pompeo wrote in his Twitter.
As previously reported, the main declared purpose of the visit Pompeo — preparation of the second summit of the US-DPRK. Anticipating the outcome of the negotiations, the US President, Donald trump has already announced his meeting with Kim Jong-UN will be “very soon”. It is expected that after Pyongyang Pompeo arrives in Seoul and will report on the results of the visit of the President of South Korea, moon Jae-In. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Japan, Taro Kono, at a meeting in Tokyo on the eve of the visit of Secretary of state in the DPRK also agreed with Pompeo to discuss the results of his meeting with Kim Jong-UN.