Trump says he has a "very good relationship" with Kim Jong Un - CBS News

CBS News| Thu Jan 11 19:29:10 EST 2018
Just days after he boasted about the size of his "nuclear button" in response to North Korea's leader, President Trump said Thursday that he has a "very good relationship" with Kim Jong Un. "I probably have a very good relationship with Kim Jong Un, " Mr. Trump said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal. "I have relationships with people. I think you people are surprised." But when asked if he's spoken with Kim, Mr. Trump said, "I don't want to comment on it. I'm not saying I have or haven't. I just don't want to comment." On Wednesday, the president said he's willing to consider diplomatic talks with North Korea. According to a readout of a call with South Korea President Moon Jae-In..

Related Articles

Just days after he boasted about the size of his "nuclear button" in response to North Korea's leader, President Trump said Thursday that he has a "very good relationship" with Kim....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 13:00:14 EST 2018
WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday after the first intra-Korean talks in over two years that the United States was willing to speak to North....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 13:29:03 EST 2018
North Korea has found good material to attack U.S. President Donald Trump: Michael Wolff's bombshell new book, "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House." The book paints Trump ....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 04:00:13 EST 2018
WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday after the first intra-Korean talks in over two years that the United States was willing to speak to North....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 10:47:04 EST 2018
President Trump says he is willing to consider diplomatic talks with North Korea, despite previously saying that they would be a waste of time, according to a summary of his latest....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 10:26:09 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he “probably” has a very good relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “I probably have a very good re....
Reuters| Thu Jan 11 13:00:03 EST 2018
South Korean President Moon Jae-in credited U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday for helping to spark the first inter-Korean talks in more than two years, and warned that Pyong....
CNBC| Wed Jan 10 04:00:09 EST 2018
Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Karen Pence, are slated to lead a U.S. delegation to the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month according to White House officials. A Whi....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 04:18:10 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump told Moon Jae-in, the leader of South Korea, that the United States is open to talks with North Korea “at the appropriate time, u....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 07:00:04 EST 2018
President Trump held his first official Cabinet meeting of 2018 at the White House on Wednesday where he spent much of the time lauding his administration for their "tremendous" ac....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 07:25:08 EST 2018
Meet our country in the elections expresses similar sentiment a couple of times what would you specifically about me in the country. I think when we waste. The amount of time that ....
ABC News| Wed Jan 10 01:23:19 EST 2018
And next this evening, the mixed messages from president trump today on a key security surveillance law. In an early morning tweet, the president suggested he opposed the law, sayi....
ABC News| Thu Jan 11 16:00:20 EST 2018
"Significant tunneling" excavation is underway at North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear test site and shows the regime's continued efforts to maintain the site for potential future nucl....
CNBC| Thu Jan 11 10:00:08 EST 2018
President Trump was supposed to have until Friday to sign a waiver that would block the renewal of U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil.  However, late Tuesday, a White House officia....
CBS News| Tue Jan 09 19:13:25 EST 2018
Mexico will pay for the wall — "indirectly," President Donald Trump claimed Thursday. Trump told The Wall Street Journal that the United States' southern neighbor could end up fund....
CNBC| Thu Jan 11 13:00:09 EST 2018
With new deadlines looming, President Trump plans to again refuse to certify to Congress that the Iranian nuclear disarmament deal is America’s best interest — but will stop short ....
Los Angeles Times| Wed Jan 10 13:00:24 EST 2018
An Iranian man reads a newspaper on October 14, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump is on the front page following news that he has decertified a nuclear deal between the two countri....
CNBC| Thu Jan 11 04:00:09 EST 2018
The official White House transcript from President Trump's immigration meeting on Tuesday excluded a line from Mr. Trump in which he appears to agree to a clean bill to protect so-....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 07:00:14 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump is being urged by some top advisers not to bring back U.S. economic sanctions on Iran this week, a move by the president that would effectively ....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 13:29:03 EST 2018
Well, if we're being specific, what we're talking about is Article 4 of the 25th Amendment. The Article, which has never been used, spells out how a president can be removed from o....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 01:04:09 EST 2018
President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration plans to "take a strong look at our country's libel laws," calling the current rules "a sham and a disgrace." Speaking at a....
CNBC| Thu Jan 11 04:00:09 EST 2018
A bipartisan group of six senators has reached an "agreement in principle" on immigration including the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, according to a joint stateme....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 13:00:14 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A surprise New Year’s Day tweet by President Donald Trump in which he appeared to decree an end to U.S. aid for Pakistan, sent U.S. officials scrambling to s....
Reuters| Thu Jan 11 13:00:03 EST 2018
WASHINGTON -- A sweeping new report by congressional Democrats warns of deepening Russian interference throughout Europe and concludes that even as some Western democracies have re....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 01:00:11 EST 2018
In a major policy shift that could affect millions of low-income people, the Trump administration said Thursday it is offering a path for states that want to seek work requirements....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 04:00:14 EST 2018
For years, one bright spot in the United States’ massive trade imbalance with China has been the Asian nation’s soaring appetite for American agriculture. But this month, China abr....
Los Angeles Times| Wed Jan 10 01:10:18 EST 2018
Sen. Jeff Flake said Thursday that a bipartisan group of senators has struck an agreement on legislation that would shield hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportatio....
CNBC| Thu Jan 11 10:00:08 EST 2018
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump blasted the federal court system as “broken and unfair” on Wednesday after a judge blocked his administration’s move to ....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 10:47:04 EST 2018
During the campaign, Donald Trump's longtime personal physician asserted that the Republican candidate would be “the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency.” Now, a y....
ABC News| Thu Jan 11 16:00:20 EST 2018
President Trump told lawmakers Tuesday he’d “take the heat” for a comprehensive immigration bill to address the roughly 11 million people in the country illegally — a measure that ....
Los Angeles Times| Tue Jan 09 19:37:29 EST 2018
In the days after Superstorm Sandy ravaged New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie crisscrossed the state, assessing damage, hugging evacuees and projecting the image of a man in charge. I....
Los Angeles Times| Tue Jan 09 19:00:24 EST 2018
Anti-North Korea activists stage a demonstration in Seoul on January 9, 2018 after North Korea said it was willing to send athletes and a high-level delegation to the forthcoming W....
CNBC| Wed Jan 10 04:00:09 EST 2018
If the Trump administration and Congress tackle welfare reform this year — perhaps a big "if" in an election year — they'll still likely leave the largest drivers of the national d....
CBS News| Wed Jan 10 01:04:16 EST 2018
So yesterday we had "Fire and fury" author Michael Wolff who is public enemy number one to you know who at the white house. It has the new guy so steamed up he is calling America's....
ABC News| Thu Jan 11 16:00:20 EST 2018
President Trump's personal lawyer has filed a lawsuit against BuzzFeed on Tuesday for publishing the infamous Russian dossier last year, according to court documents obtained by CB....
CBS News| Tue Jan 09 19:00:13 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that his administration will examine whether U.S. libel laws can be strengthened after a new book questioned his men....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 10:47:06 EST 2018
    Vikrum Aiyer liked to commute to his government job by taxi. On at least 130 occasions over two years — the majority during a four-month stretch in 2016 — the then-ch....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:07 EST 2018
One of the big themes of the bombshell book "Fire and fury" is white house insiders worrying about the mental stability of you-know-who. But the white house says he will not be und....
ABC News| Wed Jan 10 01:23:19 EST 2018

You May Also Like To Read

President Trump is expected to agree this week to continue granting Iran a reprieve from sanctions over its nuclear program, while again signaling his displeasure with the internat....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:06 EST 2018
In the coming days, President Donald Trump is up against another consequential deadline on the Iran nuclear deal, just months after vowing to tear it up if Congress didn't move to ....
ABC News| Wed Jan 10 01:23:20 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration told U.S. states on Thursday they can for the first time move toward imposing work or job training requirements on people as a condi....
Reuters| Thu Jan 11 10:00:04 EST 2018
(Newser) – “What do we want Haitians here for?” the Los Angeles Times quotes President Trump as saying during a meeting Thursday, as per two sources briefed on the meeting. “Why do....
Newser| Thu Jan 11 16:01:23 EST 2018
President Trump questioned why the U.S. is accepting people from "sh*thole" countries, when lawmakers suggested bringing back legal protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvad....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 13:00:14 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is being urged by some top advisers to waive sanctions on Iran by a Friday deadline, but privately he is expressing reluctance to....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 10:47:05 EST 2018
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Thursday issued a new set of guidelines concerning "unmasking" the identities of Americans that appear in intelligence reports. Coats....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 13:00:14 EST 2018
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted the federal court system as “broken and unfair” after a judge blocked his administration’s move to ....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 13:29:03 EST 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Governors and other officials from several U.S. coastal states ramped up pressure on the Trump administration on Wednesday to exempt their waters from an off....
Reuters| Wed Jan 10 10:47:06 EST 2018
Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, who calls her country the West’s “eyes and ears” on Russia’s northern border, said Moscow’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential electi....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:07 EST 2018
The leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau remains under a cloud of uncertainty despite another Trump administration victory in the legal battle over who should be ....
Los Angeles Times| Thu Jan 11 13:21:26 EST 2018
As he rejected a bipartisan compromise Thursday to resolve the standoff over so-called Dreamers, President Trump asked participants in an Oval Office meeting why the United States ....
Los Angeles Times| Thu Jan 11 13:00:25 EST 2018
A federal judge’s decision to stop President Trump from ending protections for so-called Dreamers offered the young immigrants a temporary reprieve but may have stalled the urgency....
Los Angeles Times| Wed Jan 10 13:22:25 EST 2018
The Trump administration’s decision to exempt Florida from expanded offshore drilling kicked off a frenzy Wednesday in other coastal states, with governors from both political part....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:06 EST 2018
During his weekly press conference, House Speaker Paul Ryan was asked about the president's conflicting tweets on the FISA bill and his awareness of the law. He replied "He's aware....
CBS News| Thu Jan 11 10:00:15 EST 2018
Democrats are striking out on their own this week over all but one of the congressional investigations into Russian meddling, independently releasing reports and transcripts, and a....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:06 EST 2018
President Trump will decide today whether or not to waive nuclear sanctions again and keep the U.S.'s commitments to the Iran deal, according to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson --....
ABC News| Thu Jan 11 10:49:20 EST 2018
Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s decision to reopen the door to more federal enforcement of marijuana laws has created a growing backlash within his own party, and potentially an e....
Washington Post| Wed Jan 10 19:00:07 EST 2018
Canada is increasingly convinced that U.S. President Donald Trump will soon announce that the United States intends to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, two gove....
CNBC| Wed Jan 10 10:00:09 EST 2018