Trump received letter from North Korea's Kim Jong-un on Aug 1, says White House

New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Aug 02, 2018, 08:09 PM IST


United States President Donald Trump received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Wednesday that followed up on their recent discussions about denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, the White House said on Thursday.

"The ongoing correspondence between the two leaders is aimed at following up on their meeting in Singapore and advancing the commitments made in the US-DPRK joint statement," White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in a statement.

''Thank you to Chairman Kim Jong Un for keeping your word & starting the process of sending home the remains of our great and beloved missing fallen! I am not at all surprised that you took this kind action. Also, thank you for your nice letter - l look forward to seeing you soon!'' Trump said on Thursday in a tweet regarding the letter.