Pompeo briefs S. Korean minister on summit results

SEOUL, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday he had phone talks with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on the outcome of a historic Singapore summit with North Korea.

He also spoke with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono over the phone.

In a Twitter message posted shortly after the meeting between President Donald Trump and the North's leader Kim Jong-un, the secretary said he "just spoke with FM Kono and FM Kang to provide a brief readout of today's meeting btw @POTUS and Chairman Kim at #singaporesummit."

Kang's aides confirmed that she and Pompeo had a phone conversation.

The secretary plans to visit South Korea later this week to discuss the summit results.

He is scheduled to hold face-to-face talks with Kang on Thursday.

Source: Yonhap News Agency

Pompeo briefs S. Korean minister on summit results

SEOUL, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday he had phone talks with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on the outcome of a historic Singapore summit with North Korea.

He also spoke with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono over the phone.

In a Twitter message posted shortly after the meeting between President Donald Trump and the North's leader Kim Jong-un, the secretary said he "just spoke with FM Kono and FM Kang to provide a brief readout of today's meeting btw @POTUS and Chairman Kim at #singaporesummit."

Kang's aides confirmed that she and Pompeo had a phone conversation.

The secretary plans to visit South Korea later this week to discuss the summit results.

He is scheduled to hold face-to-face talks with Kang on Thursday.

Source: Yonhap News Agency