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Trump: Kim says ready to restart talks when U.S.-S.Korea joint drills end

WASHINGTON/SEOUL — U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Kim Jong Un told him he was ready to resume talks on North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs and would stop missile testing as soon as U.S.-South Korea military exercises end. Trump and Kim have met twice since their first summit in Singapore last year,…

North Korea threatens to ‘counter’ U.S. over military drills

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea threatened on Saturday to“counter the U.S.” if the United States holds joint military exercises with South Korea, and said it would not beg for talks with Washington. The United States is due to start joint exercises in early April, a South Korean presidential security adviser said this week according to…