Washington D.C. [United States], Mar 12 (ANI): The Trump administration on Sunday confirmed that there will be no additional conditions imposed on North Korea before a first-ever meeting of the leaders of the two nations.
"...but, again they - they cannot engage in missile testing, they cannot engage in nuclear testing and they can't publicly object to the U.S.-South Korea planned military exercises," he added.
A senior US official said North Korea offered to suspend their nuclear missile testing alongside their invitation for talks">talks. The official also said there are no plans to suspend the upcoming planned military exercises with South Korea.
The administration officials credited toughened economic sanctions imposed by the United Nations, and pushed by the United States, with helping bring Kim to the brink of negotiations, according to the report.
Trump believes that the upcoming groundbreaking talks">talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be a "tremendous success" and also expressed confidence in Pyongyang's "promise" to suspend missile tests.
"The promise is they wouldn't be shooting off missiles in the meantime, and they're looking to de-nuke. So that'd be great," the US president said. (ANI)