PressTV-Trump leaves G7 summit early to meet Kim

US President Donald Trump has left the Group of Seven (G7) industrial nations summit early in anticipation of the meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on Monday.

Shortly before leaving the summit in Canada on Saturday, Trump claimed his fellow G7 leaders were ready to deprive the Iranian nation from the right to have nuclear technology for peaceful purposes.

“G7 nations remain committed to controlling Iran’s nuclear ambitions,” said Trump, who has pulled out of the internationally-negotiated Iran nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

All other signatories in Europe, and Russia, remain committed to the deal.

Meanwhile, the world is focussed on the June 12 summit in Singapore.

Trump is expected to demand that North Korea abandon its nuclear weapons program that now threatens the United States.

Pyongyang has agreed with the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, including both…

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