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Donald Trump cancels meeting with Kim Jong Un

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UNITED STATES President Donald Trump has notified North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un that he has cancelled their highly anticipated summit in light of “open hostility” towards his administration, following comments that threatened nuclear war and referred to Vice President Mike Pence as “ignorant and stupid”.

In a letter dated Thursday and posted to the Trump’s Twitter account, the president said that the US appreciated Kim’s “time, patience and effort” in negotiations to arrange the summit but that he was regretfully cancelling the summit previously scheduled for June 12 in Singapore.

“I was very much looking forward to being there with you. Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this........

© Asian Correspondent