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(LEAD) Gist of joint text signed between Trump, Kim in Singapore

All News 17:08 June 12, 2018

(ATTN: REVISES gist; ADDS more info)

SINGAPORE, June 12 (Yonhap) -- The following is the gist of a joint statement that U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un signed after holding summit talks on Tuesday in Singapore.

The two leaders:

-- agree to establish a new U.S.-N. Korea relationship.

-- agree to join their efforts to build lasting peace and a stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula.

-- commit to recovering remains of prisoners of war and immediate repatriation of those identified.


-- commits to provide security guarantees to North Korea.


-- reaffirms his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

United States and North Korea

-- commit to hold follow-on negotiations led by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a relevant North Korean high-level official at the earliest possible date to implement the outcomes of the summit.

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