Concerning South Korean citizens detained in North Korea, the official said humanitarian matters will also be up for discussion.
South Korea, which brokered the planned talks between Trump and Kim, says Kim has genuine interested in dealing away his nuclear weapons in return for economic benefits.
North Korea announced it has canceled a high-level summit with South Korea and has threatened to cancel its meeting with the United States over American military drills with South Korea, Yonhap News said, citing KCNA.
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The Chinese regime has always been North Korea's biggest trading partner, providing food, energy resources, and other supplies to the North. "And the victims of an abduction, a plot to make the political use of them, should be sent immediately back" to their families, the Choson Sinbo newspaper said.
Kim, who picked Beijing to make his maiden official trip overseas in March, has also invited Xi to visit North Korea.
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North Korea claims the women were abducted by South Korea's National Intelligence Service, and the restaurant manager has suggested on TV that they did indeed have help from intelligence agents. "This has been the trade-off that has been pending for 25 years", Pompeo informed ' News Sunday'.