Nothing for North Korea till it starts eliminating nukes, Pompeo says

Posted: May 24, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

“We have made zero concessions to Chairman Kim [Jong Un] to date, and we have no intention of doing so,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the House Foreign Affairs Committee in testimony Wednesday.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sought Wednesday to mitigate lawmakers' concerns that President Donald Trump's diplomatic venture with North Korea is faltering, stressing that the U.S. had made "zero concessions" to the regime and would continue to hold firm until Pyongyang takes "credible steps" toward denuclearization.

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