PressTV-Senior N Korean official en route to US: Trump

US President Donald Trump has confirmed that a senior North Korean official is en route to New York as part of preparations for the June 12 summit between him and Kim Jong-un.

In a tweet on Tuesday morning, President Trump said meetings are underway concerning the historic summit and added that there was “solid response” to his letter last week withdrawing from the meeting.

“We have put a great team together for our talks with North Korea. Meetings are currently taking place concerning Summit, and more. Kim Young Chol, the Vice Chairman of North Korea, heading now to New York,” he tweeted. “Solid response to my letter, thank you!”

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