US President Donald Trump told his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in in a phone call that the US would be open to talks with North Korea while continuing to maintain a “maximum pressure” campaign against Pyongyang and its nuclear weapons programme. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump open to talks with North Korea while keeping up ‘maximum pressure’ campaign

US president told South Korea’s Moon Jae-in that talks with Pyongyang could take place ‘at the appropriate time, under the right circumstances’

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US President Donald Trump told his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in in a phone call that the US would be open to talks with North Korea while continuing to maintain a “maximum pressure” campaign against Pyongyang and its nuclear weapons programme. Photo: AFP
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