Trump Again Says He's Open to Talks With North Korea

Newser| Wed Jan 10 13:01:24 EST 2018
(Newser) – During a phone call Wednesday with South Korea President Moon Jae-in, President Trump "expressed his openness to holding talks between the United States and North Korea at the appropriate time, under the right circumstances," USA Today quotes the White House as saying in a statement. The White House didn't specify what those circumstances would be. The statement represents a continued shift in Trump's stance on talks with North Korea. In October, he said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea. But on Saturday, Trump told reporters he would be open to talks, NPR reports. "I always believe in talking," he said. "But we have a ver..

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