Updated: July 13, 2018 12:00:12 am
Kim Jong Un told President Donald Trump he believed their efforts could open up a “new future” between North Korea and the United States and expressed hope for “practical actions” in the future, according to a letter from the North Korean leader released on Thursday.
But Kim, in the note posted by Trump on Twitter, made no mention of any work by North Korea toward denuclearization at a time when there has been no sign of concrete action by Pyongyang since the two leaders held a landmark summit in Singapore on June 12.
Despite that, Trump hailed the July 6 letter as a “very nice note,” saying “Great progress being made.”
Kim praised Trump for “energetic and…