He taunted Mr. Kim as "little rocket man", and warned that the US would "totally destroy" North Korea. We did sanctions and all of the things that you would do. Multiple NBC reporters in contact with South Korean officials say they had no idea the exercises were part of the negotiations.
"USFK has received no updated guidance on execution or cessation of training exercises - to include this fall's schedule Ulchi Freedom Guardian", U.S. Forces in Korea spokeswoman Lieutenant Colonel Jennifer Lovett said in a statement. "In coordination with our ROK [Republic of Korea] partners, we will continue with our current military posture until we receive updated guidance", a spokesperson told Reuters.
USA forces in South Korea were also apparently clueless as to the decision to suspend the military exercises.
The surprise admission came after Hannity asked the President about criticism stemming from the bombast he directed at the North Korean leader during an interview which will air Tuesday evening.
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"So I think the rhetoric, I hated to do it", he continued.
The statement was otherwise filled with vague aspirational vows for peace and the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
However, Trump and Kim may need one more meeting to discuss existing problems, according to the U.S. president.
"His country has to be de-nuked and he understood that, he fully understood that, he didn't fight it", Trump said.
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He noted, however, that exercises could easily be restarted if needed.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose efforts were crucial in bringing Trump and Kim together, said there would be no turning back on an agreement that held out the prospect for lasting peace on the peninsula.
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