President Trump Says Kim Jong Un to Start Denuclearization ‘Virtually Immediately’

The joint declaration states that the U.S. — Fox News (@FoxNews) June 12, 2018 In an interview with Fox News, Trump said the process is “really moving rapidly.” “I just think that we are now we are going to start the process of denuclearization of North Korea, and I believe that he’s going back and will start it virtually immediately – and he’s already indicated that and you look at what he’s done,” Trump said. America Kim Jong Un Korea North Korea South Korea Trump US foreign policyPresident Trump, on the heels of his historic summit with Kim Jong Un, told Fox News’ Sean Hannity that he believes the North Korean leader will begin to work toward dismantling his country’s nuclear program “virtually immediately.” The president left Singapore after the two leaders signed a document stating Pyongyang would work toward “complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.” .@POTUS and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un meet for the first time in a historic summit held in Singapore.WATCH Fox News Channel’s LIVE continuing coverage all night. It will get done.”  When asked whether he had any concerns about Kim, the president insisted Kim “wants to get it done.”  He added: “And we should all want that to happen.”      He wants to get it done.” During a gaggle later in the day with reporters on Air Force One, Trump said he trusts Kim but the U.S. As for what happens next, Trump insisted, “I think he’s gone back to get this done. Trump was asked by a reporter if Kim agreed to denuclearize and he said, “We are starting that process very quickly.” Trump said at a press conference that he will be ending joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea. The summit, which almost didn’t happen, represented a remarkable turnaround from the tension between Washington and Pyongyang last summer when Trump and Kim exchanged a war of words, with the American president warning the dictator of “fire and fury.” Trump told Fox News, though, that “without the rhetoric we wouldn’t have been here.” “So I think the rhetoric, I hated to do it, sometimes I felt foolish doing it, but we had no choice,” he said. He also said Kim agreed to destroy a “major” missile testing site, but did not offer specific details. He told “Hannity” the two of them “got along from the beginning” and Kim understood the need to dismantle his nuclear program.  “His country has to be de-nuked and he understood that, he fully understood that, he didn’t fight it,” Trump said. would have to “check” to ensure denuclearization occurs.  “We’re going to have to check him. “He’s got a total plan. has committed to providing “security guarantees” to Pyongyang.  Whether the unpredictable North Korean leader will follow through remains unclear, but Trump sounded optimistic as he left the summit. But he has a plan total and complete,” Trump said. And we will check him, we’ll check him very strongly. The historic agreement came after the two leaders held several meetings throughout the day.