SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and the United States are likely to hold a summit in mid-May, a South Korean presidential official said on Wednesday.
FILE PHOTO – U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a joint press conference with South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Jung Yeon-Je/Pool
The official spoke on condition of anonymity, ahead of a separate proposed summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Trump are also scheduled to speak by a phone shortly after the inter-Korean summit this Friday wraps up, the presidential Blue House said.
Reporting by Christine Kim; Editing by Eric Meijer