The demolition came hours before Trump announced he was walking away from a planned summit with Kim Jong Un
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- The Washington Examiner
- North Korea sets off a series of explosions to demolish the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site, and to build confidence in the scheduled summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
- North Korea sets off a series of explosions to demolish the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site to build confidence before the scheduled summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
- U.S. President Donald Trump states there is a "very substantial chance" that the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un next month may not occur.
- North Korea has released the three remaining American detainees ahead of the upcoming summit meeting with Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. The news came after National Security Adviser John R. Bolton stated that they should be released as a way for North Korea to demonstrate its sincerity in talks.
- US President Donald Trump announces that his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take place on June 12 in Singapore.
- U.S. President Donald Trump officially announces that the summit will resume as scheduled following a White House meeting with North Korean general Kim Yong-chol.
- Vice President of the United States Mike Pence postpones his trip to Brazil to focus foreign policy resources on Donald Trump's planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.