The president also suggested in a tweet Thursday that he and Kim may meet again after the two leaders' summit in Singapore earlier this year, writing, "l look forward to seeing you soon!"
Pence, in his address at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii, said he trusted that Americans killed in the war were among the flag-draped cases flown to Hawaii on Wednesday.
Richard PompeoSeoul wants to make some defense reforms, but we're not there yet The Hill's Morning Report - Obama's return sets up heavyweight fight with Trump Russian meddling continues and Trump couldn't care less MORE said Friday that North Korea still has more work to do before fulfilling its promise to denuclearize, according to the Associated Press. Vice President Mike Pence and USA military leaders received the remains in Hawaii during a somber ceremony on Wednesday.
United States officials have been closely monitoring North Korea's willingness to abandon its nuclear ambitions.
WASHINGTON-President Trump received a new letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the White House said on Thursday in the latest public display of diplomacy between the two countries.
Byrd cautioned that the 55 boxes did not necessarily equate to the remains of 55 individuals. He said the remains are "good candidates to be missing Americans from the Korean War", where thousands died on battlefields and in prisoner-of-war camps during the 1950-53 conflict and remain officially unaccounted for.
And when Pompeo met with North Korean officials in Pyongyang last month to flesh out the regime's commitment, they condemned his "gangster-like" insistence that the North move towards unilateral disarmament.
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Results from the review indicate that the "remains are what North Korea said they were", John Byrd, director of analysis for the U.S. Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, told reporters at Osan. -North Korean excavations but that this process is not yet underway. He was identified from remains recovered by a joint U.S.
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"There are no costs associated with this particular repatriation", he said.
With the remains having been returned to the United States, the Defense P.O.W./M.I.A. Accounting Agency, a Department of Defense outfit, now has the hard task of identifying them, which could take months, according to The New York Times. He said he "would go back in an instant if we were asked to". -North Korean team in April and May 2005. The remains will immediately be subjected to DNA testing to see if they match DNA in the DPAA's database. He said that DPAA has chest radiographs for about three-quarters of the missing from the Korean War.
But Harris also said a declaration to the end of war is within the realm of possibility.
He said samples from the remains would be sent to the Armed Forces Identification Laboratories at Dover Air Force Base in DE to begin the DNA process.
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