US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the US and North Korea are having extended conversations about denuclearization,such as particular nuclear facilities and weapons systems.
Speaking to Fox News on Sunday Pompeo said the Trump administration is working diligently to achieve many outcomes regarding to denuclearization.
Early negotiations are underway although thedetails have not been provided to the press.
South Korean news outlets are reporting that Pompeo’s remarks suggestthe US and North Korea are conducting under-the-table negotiations about topics not covered in the Pyongyang joint declaration that was released during last week’s inter-korean summit.
However, Pompeo stressed that sanctions will remain in effect until denuclearization occurs.