While President Donald Trump met Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong, negotiators from Pyongyang and Washington made final preparations on the eve of the unprecedented summit between Kim Jong-un and the US president.
President Donald Trump expressed optimism about Tuesday’s meeting during a working lunch with Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and aides to both leaders.
Trump says he thinks “things can work out very nicely” with North Korea on the eve of his historic summit with Kim Jong-un.
He also told Lee the decision to hold the summit in the island city-state of Singapore was “made very consciously” and offered thanks.
“We appreciate your hospitality and professionalism and your friendship,” the US president added.