Kim Jong-un's initial words after meeting Trump were appreciated by the latter which proved that the interpreters did it correctly and the world would hope that they do their duties best throughout the all important day, i.e., June 12. In March, the North Korean leader also made a trip to Beijing.
According to analysts, Kim may seek to do this by offering Trump some sort of deal, which would probably include some pledge to scrap his nuclear arsenal in exchange for American help to reduce or even eliminate North Korea's near total dependence on China.
Max Thunder's air combat exercises so unnerved North Korea that it issued threatening statements that almost scuttled the summit.
Some analysts ask whether the United States could now flip North Korea to its side and away from China.
"He's known as a hard-liner, as much as Pompeo in Washington, but both people are realists who can make a compromise if necessary", Cheong said.
"Trump suspending joint drill between the US and South Korea shows sincerity", said Lu Chao, an expert in North and South Korea relations at the Liaoning Academy of Social Science.
"It would be reasonable for the foreign ministry that has professional expertise and experiences to take over nuclear talks", said Chun Yung-woo, a former South Korean representative to the six-party talks.
The first official reaction from the Kim regime on the Singapore summit with U.S. President Donald Trump is trickling in and initial comments are broad and optimistic.
It quoted Kim as saying during his talks with Trump that "in order to achieve peace and stability of the Korean Peninsula and realize its denuclearization, the two countries should commit themselves to refraining from antagonizing with each other ... and take legal and institutional steps to guarantee it".
Taiwanese container line Yang Ming told TradeWinds: "The meeting between USA president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is undoubtedly a historical moment".
Russian Federation is welcoming the outcome of the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Mazarr said that the USA pledge to suspend U.S.
Peskov adds, however, that given how complicated the situation is around North Korea, the Kremlin isn't expecting a quick resolution.
The presidential office said the measures were particularly needed at a time "when a variety of serious dialogues have been held between the North and the USA for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and the establishment of relations". When Trump tweeted that transgender U.S. citizens wouldn't be allowed to serve in the military, the Pentagon also had received no guidance.