I defend North Korea's human rights record to help avoid nuclear attack

I defend North Korea's human rights record to help avoid nuclear attack

Kerry Wise
June 16, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had given Kim Jong Un a direct phone number and suggested he might call the North Korean leader on Sunday, following their summit in Singapore this week. "He's the head of a country".

"He can now call me if he has any difficulty", Trump said. "Don't let anyone think anything different".

During a surprise interview with "Fox & Friends" on Friday, Trump said he was impressed by the respect that Kim commanded from his people.

'When I came in people thought we were probably going to war with North Korea.

According to The Hill, it is unclear what Trump meant by "his people" and "my people".

Mr Trump also addressed vision aired by North Korean state TV which showed Mr Trump offering a salute to one of Mr Kim's top generals after a missed handshake.

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Trudeau stuck our president in the back. "We would hope that the USA would similarly honour the commitments that they have made". Trudeau says five of the G7 countries agreed to a plastics charter to further protect the environment and oceans.

Doocy, for his part, didn't ask the president to clarify. IG REPORT AND RUSSIA PROBEPresident Trump said the new Inspector General report on the handling of the Clinton email investigation "exonerates" him.

The U.S. offered certain security assurances, including the suspension of joint military exercises with South Korea, in exchange for a commitment from Kim to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Yeah, I think it is something that could happen.

When White House reporters later followed up on his comment, Trump said "I'm kidding, you don't understand sarcasm". So I get hit by these fakes back here" - he pointed dismissively to a group of journalists who were gathered behind him on the driveway - "not all of them, some are phenomenal, but I get hit because I went there, I gave him credibility.

Efforts to recover missing remains stalled more than a decade ago when US officials couldn't guarantee the safety of American recovery teams sent into North Korea.

Following the historic Singapore summit on June 12, President Donald Trump told reporters that North Korea had "blown up their missile area". -South Korea military exercises that many military leaders consider essential to South Korea's defense, but North Korea has long considered an irritant. I can call him. The two met earlier this week to begin to discuss Pyongyang's nuclear program, a summit marked by what Trump said was friendly chemistry between them. "They thought Trump was going to get in, he's going to start throwing bombs all over the place".