SYDNEY, June 13. /TASS/. The Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull supported the “personal approach” shown by US President Donald trump on Tuesday in Singapore his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN. This point of view the Australian Prime Minister has expressed, speaking Wednesday with reporters.
Historic summit: how was the meeting trump and Kim in Singapore
“He [trump] suggested that Kim Jong Ynu alternative vision, gave him a chance to chart a course to best for his country’s future, said Turnbull. Time will show how it was compelling, but we understand the unattractiveness of other scenarios”.
“The US President is an expert at closing deals, – said the head of the Australian government. – We welcome the outcome of the summit, but do this with caution, as Donald trump himself has said that perhaps all this doesn’t work” .
In turn the Minister for foreign Affairs of Australia Julie Bishop extremely cautious attitude to this trump in Singapore promise to suspend joint military exercises with the Republic of Korea. “The US President talked about this, answering the question posed at the press conference, it [the promise to suspend joint military exercises] are not included in the final joint statement, and we believe that all agreements reached at the summit is reflected in the statement on its results”, – said the foreign Minister of Australia.
Historic meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN and U.S. President Donald trump, was held June 12 at the Capella hotel in Singapore. Following the talks, the sides signed a joint document. North Korea has made commitments on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in exchange for security guarantees from the United States.