"He has an opportunity, the likes of which if you look in history, few people have ever had". Beijing is considering deploying fighter jets to escort Kim Jong Un's aircraft when it is in Chinese airspace, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency said, citing an unnamed source in Beijing. "But we'll have to see".
"My touch. My feel".
Asked whether he would bring up North Korea's repressive practices and human rights abuses, Trump said "every issue" will be on the table.
For nearly three decades, successive USA presidents, other world leaders and the United Nations have tried in vain to pressure or cajole North Korea into scrapping its nuclear weapons programme. I think the G8 would be better, I think having Russian Federation back in would be a positive thing.
The president said: "I think within the first minute I'll know".
In addition, the two leaders likely will establish some of the essential matters that they want to address under an agreement and a commitment to the negotiating process.
Trump hopes to persuade Kim to completely abandon the arsenal of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles that the North Koreans have spent more than a generation amassing.
"I was so impressed and taken aback by the facilities and the treatment that the old age people in the DPRK and Pyongyang".
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It is now the 10-leading cause of death in the USA , and is one of only three leading causes of death that are on the rise. Cultural attitudes may play a part . "We have to keep working on stigma", Zietlow-DeJesus said.
"But I've said it many times, who knows? I don't think Gen. Douglas MacArthur would like that too much".
Sending a delegation to the Olympic Games helped to improve North Korea's image.
Rubio, who applauded Trump's now-reversed decision to cancel the summit, said at the time that it was apparent that Kim's goal "was either to gain sanctions relief in exchange for nothing or to collapse worldwide sanctions by making the USA appear to be the unreasonable party".
"So we're going in with a very positive spirit", Trump said, before misidentifying the site of the meeting.
When he previously appeared at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea with the same Donald Trump lookalike, he was escorted out by security after waving and dancing in front of North Korea´s cheerleaders.
"The president on Saturday said that he has a "clear objective" heading into the Singapore summit, but that 'it's going to be something that will always be spur of the moment" because Kim has "never been tested". It could also give North Korea the opportunity to demand the withdrawal of USA troops in the South or the halt of regular allied military exercises.
"That's what you learn at the Wharton School of Finance", said President Trump. "It has to know that its people can eat and that they can have the wealth that the North Korean people so richly deserve", he told Japanese broadcaster NHK.
The diplomatic initiatives leading to the summit started in late April when Kim met South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the leaders of the rival states pledged to end hostility and establish peace on the Korean peninsula.
After the real Donald Trump left the G7 summit early on Saturday to make his meeting with the real Kim Jong-un, he sent a series of tweets announcing his excitement.