President Trump plans to meet with North Korean leader

After months of rising tension Trump has accepted Kim Jong Un's invitation to discuss denuclearization. ABC News' Tara Palmeri and Joohee Cho break down what's at stake.
2:38 | 03/09/18

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Transcript for President Trump plans to meet with North Korean leader
President trump slammed Kim Jong Hoon as little rocket man and even warned that his nuclear button is bigger. Also flirting. That's a very glad I ask. Get and of course we have former NBA star it Dennis Rodman who is one of few Americans have met him. Well this morning he's praising the president. Hats get some more reaction now from ABC's Jerry choate who is joining us live. From Seoul South Korea jury how are people bear reacting to this news. Well the mood here is cautiously optimistic and welcoming president noon today. Praising the two leaders trump and Kim for the courage and whisked them to make a hard decision. He noted president trump will be praised by all north and South Koreans and the people of the world. This sudden turn of events is definitely a relief to many here who went broke roller coaster here talking of war and preemptive strikes but to call each other names mad men you just mentioned little rocket man or. You don't call you trot mentally go targeted. And don't be ridiculous to protect and is Diana. That would that's curry any. Number now about lord yes we're not even sure what it may exert you know that's Korean for the pavement we have I would love to be a fly on the off at that meeting and speaking on what. The wall where will that law be. Would. Where will this meeting take place when. And let's go wild guess but informed speculation. First it would be purely it was kid who reached out to president trump first. Back in 2000 North Korea and US almost had a summit between Kim Jung isn't Joan his father and former President Bill Clinton. But there are security issues in possible logistics here for president trump. And another would be the DMZ it's truly neutral territory Kim has never left North Korea since taking power. It's also a symbolic place for a truce in south cream with president mundane will be meeting Kim before president truck at this place at the end of April. And now another dramatic location will be Washington DC or Merrill Lotto. Can Dublin would want this more than anything to mark himself as an equal head of state just imagine that photo op two of them shaking hands at the White House. Or Diane lore admire Lovell but it could be neutral territory as well many people are saying possibly in Beijing because. That's the only place that Kim's father has actually been to any to take the train they're from Pyongyang. Up into Beijing. It can mean yes it is also assault yet there are so as well just some ninety minutes away from the border. RI ABC's Joseph he'd show joining us frontal thank you.

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