US President Donald Trump says the date and location of his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will be announced within days.
“We want to get peace,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office on Tuesday. “We’re setting up meetings right now and I think it’s probably going to be announced over the next couple of days — location and date.”
The US president had a day earlier expressed the idea of holding his meeting with the North Korean leader in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas.
“There’s something that I thought was intriguing. I think that some people maybe don’t like the look of that and some people like it very much. I threw it out today as an idea,” Trump said of the site on Monday.
Trump has said the talks would occur in May or early June.
The DMZ is the place where Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in recently concluded historic talks over denuclearization and formally ending the…