Trump touts Pompeo talks; CIA leader, Kim got on well, he says

Posted: April 19, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Japanese President Shinzo Abe and President Donald Trump hold a news conference Wednesday at Trump’s estate in Palm Beach, Fla. Trump said the leaders were unable to reach a deal to exempt Japan from new U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that his CIA chief "got along really well" with Kim Jong Un during a secret meeting in North Korea, holding up the unusual talks as a reason to confirm Mike Pompeo as secretary of state.

Fresh off news of his secret meeting with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, CIA Director Mike Pompeo (center) heads to a hearing Wednesday on Capitol Hi...

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