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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is set to in a word reporters Thursday afternoon following reports that North Korea may reconsider the prominent meeting between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump.
Kim Kye Gwan, North Korea’s Leading Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, said that the country may rescind from the meeting if the United States insists that Pyongyang issue up its nuclear weapons. However, political experts believe it is unlikely that North Korea drive actually cancel the meeting.
On Tuesday, North Korea abruptly eradicated Wednesday talks with South Korea, calling ongoing shared military drills between South Korea and the U.S. a “provocation” and preparation for aggression of the North.
Additionally, Thursday marked a year since special instruction Robert Mueller began investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential poll and possible collusion between the Kremlin and Trump campaign. Trump sarcastically complimented America for the milestone Thursday morning on Twitter.
On Wednesday, Senate Nous Committee leaders said that Russia intended to help Trump and burn Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton when it meddled in the election.