Transcript for President Trump cancels North Korea summit
This is an ABC news. Hello everyone I'm Terry Moran went ABC news in London. And we bring you some breaking news that's why we're interrupting your special program president trump. Has canceled the planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong aren't scheduled. For June 12 in Singapore president trump after a series of inflammatory statements and really a lack of clarity from North Korea on what they were willing to do. Has decided to cancel. The summit that he clearly so much look forward to he issued a statement a letter that he wrote to. Kim Jong-un war listening to some extraordinary lines here president trump writing Kim I was very much looking forward to being there with you. Sadly based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed their most recent statement I feel it is inappropriate at this time. To have this long planned meeting. And he also says that the warnings that North Korea have issued about their nuclear capabilities he says hours are so massive and powerful I pray to god. We never have to be you and never have to use them. He also says I felt a wonderful dialogue was building up between you and me and he holds out the hope. That they will meet Sunday but once again the news here president trump canceling. To that today. The planned summit between him and North Korean leader Kim Jong then we'll have more coverage throughout the day we return you. To your local programming on the West Coast that's GMA and Terry Moran in London. Thanks very much for being with us. This has been a special. For me he's.
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