During the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore in June, Trump insisted that Pyongyang should start the process "very quickly", and that "a lot of people" would be sent to North Korea to verify it.
After meeting some of the women earlier this month, Tomas Ojea Quintana, the United Nations' independent investigator on human rights in North Korea, told reporters in Seoul that they told him they did not know they were heading to South Korea when they departed China. Tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program had interrupted previous efforts.
Kim's agreement to resume the long-stalled search for the remains of thousands of Americans believed lost in the North, "including the immediate repatriation of those already identified", was one of the four points in the final summit declaration along with a general promise to work toward the "complete denuclearization" of the divided peninsula.
"President Putin said he agrees with me 100 percent, and they'll do whatever they have to do to try and make it happen", referring to the dismantlement of North Korea's nuclear weapons.
"We're making progress along the border to get the return of remains, a very important issue for those families", he added.
On Tuesday, while clarifying remarks he made at the news conference, Trump also said there was "no time limit" on North Korea and that sanctions would remain in place.Читайте также: Trump shreds economic playbook with strong USA dollar, Fed jabs
Since the meeting between Mr Trump and Mr Kim on 12 June, there has been little reported progress towards denuclearisation.
US President Donald Trump yesterday said Russian Federation would help with North Korea and offered an enthusiastic update on the US process of negotiating with the antagonistic Asian nation over nuclear weapons.
North Korea's economy contracted at the sharpest rate in two decades in 2017, South Korea's central bank estimated Friday, in a sign global sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs have hit growth hard. "We have no rush for speed". This all things reported to USA media.
"Russia has agreed to help with North Korea, where relationships with us are very good and the process is moving along", Trump said on Twitter.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who traveled to Pyongyang this month to press the North Koreans further, said Wednesday the return could begin "in the next couple of weeks".
US and North Korean officials met on the inter-Korean border on Sunday to discuss the return of remains. Further estimates indicate that Gross National Income per capita is at 1.46 million won (S$1,760), roughly 4.4 percent of South Korea's.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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