DPRK – u.$. joint statement

juchechat:

President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and
Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic
People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) held a first, historic summit in
Singapore on June 12, 2018.  

President Trump and Chairman Kim
Jong Un conducted a comprehensive, in-depth, and sincere exchange of
opinions on the issues related to the establishment of new U.S.-DPRK
relations and the building of a lasting and robust peace regime on the
Korean Peninsula. President Trump committed to provide security
guarantees to the DPRK, and Chairman Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his firm and
unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean
Peninsula.  

Convinced that the establishment of new U.S.-DPRK
relations will contribute to the peace and prosperity of the Korean
Peninsula and of the world, and recognizing that mutual confidence
building can promote the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula,
President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un state the following:

  1. The United States and the DPRK commit to establish new U.S.-DPRK
    relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two
    countries for peace and prosperity.

  2. The United States and the DPRK will join their efforts to build a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.

  3. Reaffirming the April 27, 2018 Panmunjom Declaration, the DPRK commits
    to work towards complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

  4. The United States and the DPRK commit to recovering POW/MIA remains,
    including the immediate repatriation of those already identified.

Having
acknowledged that the U.S.-DPRK summit — the first in history — was an
epochal event of great significance and overcoming decades of tensions
and hostilities between the two countries and for the opening of a new
future, President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un commit to implement the
stipulations in this joint statement fully and expeditiously. The
United States and the DPRK commit to hold follow-on negotiations led by
the U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, and a relevant high-level DPRK
official, at the earliest possible date, to implement the outcomes of
the U.S.-DPRK summit.

President Donald J. Trump of the United
States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs
Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea have committed
to cooperate for the development of new U.S.-DPRK relations and for the
promotion of peace, prosperity, and security of the Korean Peninsula and
of the world.

June 12, 2018

Sentosa Island

Singapore