Trump: who was in custody in the DPRK, US citizens returning home with Pompeo

The US President said that being held in North Korea, three Americans were released and returned home.

Recently, newly appointed Secretary of state Mike Pompeo and liberated citizens of the United States , Kim HAK Sleep, Kim sang Duk (known as Tony Kim) and Kim Dong Chul fly together to America, wrote today, may 9, on Twitter , Donald trump.

I am pleased to inform you that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in the air and on his way back from North Korea with the 3 wonderful gentlemen that everyone is looking so forward to meeting. They seem to be in good health. Also, good meeting with Kim Jong Un. Date & Place set.

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 9, 2018

«I am glad to inform you that Secretary of state Mike Pompeo is flying back from North Korea with three remarkable gentlemen, a meeting to which all look forward. They seem to be healthy. In addition, a meeting with Kim Jong-UN went well. Set a date and place.»

Kim HAK Sleep and Kim sang Duk was arrested in the spring of 2017, after the inauguration of the trump, when tensions between Washington and Pyongyang began to increase. The two Americans were working at the Pyongyang University of science and technology — the only one in the North Korean capital, a private University.

All three freed Americans of Korean descent. DPRK authorities have charged them with espionage and «wrecking».

Last week the South Korean newspaper Yonhap reported that the prisoners have already been transported from the camp to the hotel in Pyongyang, to convey to the U.S. during the meeting, trump, the leader of the DPRK. But apparently the transfer took place before.

Trump noted that Pompeo had «a great meeting» with North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN and agreed to «date and location» of a summit with the leaders of the USA and North Korea.

According to the head of the White house, he intends to meet Pompeo and liberated citizens when they land on a U.S. air force base Andrews on may 10 at 2am. Trump called the upcoming meeting «is very exciting».