North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in pose for photographs with their wives last year [KCNA via Reuters]
North Korean and American officials are holding “behind-the-scenes talks” to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, South Korea’s president said on Wednesday.
Discussions on a possible meeting on the fate of the North’s nuclear arsenal come four months after a second meeting between the leaders in Vietnam collapsed without any agreement.
No public meetings between Washington and Pyongyang have been held since the breakdown of the Hanoi summit. But the prospects for a resumption of US-North Korea diplomacy have brightened since Trump and Kim recently exchanged personal letters.
Trump called Kim’s letter “beautiful” while