Monday, June 11, 2018

Pompeo Says U.S. Will Offer 'Unique' Assurances to North Korea

 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

by Alexander Smith and Jonathan Allen

SINGAPORE — The U.S. is demanding the complete and verifiable nuclear disarmament of North Korea — but is willing to offer "unique" security assurances in return, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday.

He was talking hours before an unprecedented face-to-face meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

"We are prepared to take actions that will provide [North Korea] sufficient certainty that they can be comfortable denuclearization isn't something that ends badly for them," Pompeo said at a news conference. 

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Source: NBC News 

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