The state media of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Monday that its leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump will discuss a “permanent and durable peace-keeping mechanism” on the Korean Peninsula, denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and other issues of mutual concern.
“Wide-ranging and profound views on the issue of establishing new DPRK-U.S. relations, the issue of building a permanent and durable peace-keeping mechanism on the Korean Peninsula, the issue of realizing the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and other issues of mutual concern, as required by the changed era, will be exchanged at the DPRK-U.S. summit talks,” the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported in English.
Kim landed in Singapore on Sunday afternoon and met with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
The report said the DPRK’s top leader “expressed deep thanks to the Singapore government for its sincere cooperation of providing all conditions and best conveniences for the historic DPRK-U.S. summit meeting and talks.”
The report also said Kim was accompanied by his foreign minister Ri Yong Ho, defense minister No Kwang Chol and sister Kim Yo Jong.
The historic summit between Kim and Trump will take place at 9 a.m. local time on Tuesday at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa Island in Singapore.