"As the 'Island of Peace, ' Jeju is the ideal place to hold the North Korea-US summit", Jeju's governor said in a statement.
"It's very early stages". For so long, the USA has sent aircraft carriers and jet fighters in the seas close to the Korean peninsula and stationed some 20,000 American troops in South Korea.
It has essentially barred foreign media from visiting the country for more than a month and, while trumpeting the need for better inter-Korean relations, clung to the same anti-U.S., pro-nuclear weapons tone it struck at the height of its missile-testing frenzy a year ago.
Trump said Saturday that he believes North Korea will abide by its pledge to suspend missile tests while he prepares for the summit. So they are engaged in a complicated process of both trying to blackmail the West, and blackmail South Korea and most importantly trying to blackmail China, keep adversaries at bay and continue to be able to attract the kind of support they need to continue to exist."In this view, North Korea observes the long history of USA -orchestrated regime change in non-nuclear states".More news: Andhra Bank pegs Sterling exposure at Rs 578 crore after shares dive
Moon and Kim are expected to talk about a proposal for restarting communications between the North and South Korean militaries.
"He's marshalled unprecedented economic and diplomatic pressure on the regime in North Korea and this breakthrough - and we hope it is a breakthrough - is a result of the strong leadership the president has provided on the world stage", Pence said.
If the U.S. -North Korea summit meeting actually takes place, Kim would seek the incremental lifting of sanctions, friendly relations with the United States and an eventual end to joint U.S.
Chung headed to Beijing to meet with President Xi Jin Ping on Monday, News 1 reported.
"But we are determined to keep up the campaign of maximum pressure until we see words match with deeds, and real progress toward denuclearization".More news: Must act quickly on European investment budget - Merkel
Chung had spoken to Yang Jiechi, China's top diplomat, for three hours prior to meeting Mr Xi, the South Koreans said.
The peninsula faces "an important opportunity for easing tension" and called on all sides to be "patient and cautious", the Chinese leader said.
But he says that doesn't mean China won't have a role in the broader process.
Suh is set to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga on Tuesday, the spokesman added. "Through those talks, we need to get the North to take concrete action".
The report by the Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET) said there is a chance that Seoul may be able to win Washington's next generation trainer jet program, while orders generated by so-called offset deals could push up overall numbers.More news: US Defence Secretary arrives in Afghanistan