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>> US President Donald Trump striking a cautious note on the future of the North Korean nuclear crisis. Trump wrote on Twitter Sunday, quote, we're a long way from conclusion on North Korea, maybe things will work out, and maybe they won't, only time will tell. His Tweet came a day after Pyongyang, in a major announcement said that it would end its nuclear missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site.
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The isolated country instead opting for pursuing economic growth and peace. But Kim Jong-un gave no indication about what would become of the existing weapons and missiles.
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ump's tweet falls closer in line with the reaction among regional allies, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe welcomed the news, but said it must lead to action.
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who will meet Kim on Friday at the first summit between the two Koreas in more than a decade. Said the North's pledge signified meaningful progress, and that it would create good conditions for his summit and Trump's meeting with Kim due in late May or early June.