5/27/2018, 8:40 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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State Dept: We are in talks with N. Korea over upcoming summit

United States Department of State spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed media reports on Sunday that American representatives are currently in North Korea negotiating details of the upcoming summit between President Donald Trump and the isolated country's leader Kim Jong-un.

"A US delegation is in ongoing talks with North Korean officials at Panmunjom. We continue to prepare for a meeting between the President and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un," Nauert said in a statement.

According to a Washington Post report, former US Ambassador to Seoul Sung Kim, along with a few other officials, is meeting with North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui in the truce village of Panmunjon, close to the border. The visit is meant to last until Tuesday.

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