"I think the timing will be announced at an appropriate point by the State Department", he said, adding that the U.S. sides expects Pompeo to meet with the DPRK's top leader Kim Jong-un.
In an interview with Reuters on Monday, the us president emphasized that he is exerting endless efforts toward North Korea's denuclearization.
While insisting that "a lot of good things are happening" with North Korea, Mr Trump complained that China was not helping as much as it had in the past because of its trade dispute with the United States.
Before leaving for North Korea, Lee said she wanted to ask her son "how he grew up without his mom and how his father raised him".
During a visit to the Myohyangsan Medical Appliances Factory in North Phyongan province northeast of the capital Pyongyang, Kim strongly condemned the lack of visible modernisation at the factory, state media outlet KCNA said on Tuesday. Japan is thrilled. What's going to happen?
Turkey detains two men over shooting at US embassy in Ankara
The attack coincided with a deepening row between Ankara and Washington over the trial of a USA pastor in Turkey. Embassy early this morning". "We thank the Turkish National Police for their rapid response".
South Korea has reportedly complained the meetings are highly regulated, preventing meaningful interactions between family members who will likely never see each other again.
A senior Cheong Wa Dae official said Seoul was hoping the latest moves by North Korea and the USA will build confidence between the two and help the once-hostile relationship move forward.
Trump said he thought he had a deal with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to release Andrew Brunson after he had convinced Israel to free a detained Turkish citizen.
A North Korean military parade next month will probably be larger than a previous one held in February, but recent satellite imagery showed strategic weapons like ballistic missile and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) launchers were absent, according to 38 North, the website of a USA research institute. "Let's live together even at least one minute after unification before we die", the woman said tearfully.
Many fear additional sanctions will only pile further pressure on the embattled Iranian economy, sparking accusations that the U.S. had deliberately tightened the screws to push for a new government in Iran. While South Korea uses a computerised lottery to pick participants for the reunions, North Korea is believed to choose based on loyalty to its authoritarian leadership. But he did not elaborate.
The nuclear weapons issue came to dominate USA policy toward North Korea over two decades ago for the understandable reason that Washington is compelled to prevent additional potential adversaries from threatening America's people, territory or allies with nuclear attack.