Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will go to North Korea this week to continue denuclearization talks, the White House announced Monday.
Mr. Pompeo will leave Thursday to Pyongyang, where he will meet with North Korea leader Kim Jong-un.
The talks are aimed at fleshing out the declaration Present Trump and Mr. Kim signed June 12 at a summit in Singapore, committing to a complete end to North Korea’s nuclear weapons program in exchange for U.S. security guarantees.
The visit will be the first face-to-face denuclearization talks between top official from the two countries the Singapore summit....It will be Mr. Pompeo’s third meeting with Mr. Kim. They met twice in Pyongyang prior to the summit. Both also participated in a bilateral meeting in Singapore.