Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Remarks by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Before Expanded Bilateral Meeting

Issued on: June 12, 2018

Capella Hotel
Singapore

9:54 A.M. SGT

PRESIDENT TRUMP:  Mr. Chairman, it’s a great honor to be with you.  And I know that we will have tremendous success together, and we will solve a big problem, a big dilemma that, until this point, has been unable to be solved.  I know that, working together, we will get it taken care of.  So it’s a great honor.  Thank you very much.

CHAIRMAN KIM:  (As interpreted.)  (Inaudible.)  We overcame all kinds of skepticism and speculations about this summit and I believe that this is good prelude for peace.

PRESIDENT TRUMP:  I believe, too.

CHAIRMAN KIM:  (As interpreted.)  (Inaudible.)

PRESIDENT TRUMP:  We will solve it.  We will be successful and I look forward to working on it with you.  It will be done.

Thank you very much.  Thank you very much, everybody.  Thank you.  Thank you very much.

END

9:56 SGT

 

Source: whitehouse.gov