Singapore: U.S. President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korean today (12 June 2018) made history by pledging to work for complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula while Washington committed to providing security guarantees for its old enemy.
We overcame past prejudices to be here today: Kim Jong Un
Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Before Bilateral Meeting
Singapore: Capella Hotel 9:08 AM Singapore Time
Q Mr. President, how do you feel (inaudible)?
PRESIDENT TRUMP: I feel really great. We’re going to have a great discussion and, I think, tremendous success. It will be tremendously successful. And it’s my honor. And we will have a terrific relationship, I have no doubt.
CHAIRMAN KIM: (As interpreted.) Well, it was not easy to get here. The past worked as fetters on our limbs, and the old prejudices and practices worked as obstacles on our way forward. But we overcame all of them, and we are here today.
PRESIDENT TRUMP: That’s true.
Thank you very much, everybody. Thank you. Thank you very much.
CHAIRMAN KIM: (As interpreted.) Thank you.