House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi slammed President Trump Tuesday over his decision to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un; blasting the “hasty” summit and claiming it “elevated” the communist dictator to the world stage.
The leading Democrat posted her official statement regarding the Singapore meeting just hours after Trump wrapped-up his face-to-face discussion with Kim; claiming Trump walked away with nothing but “vague promises.”
In his haste to reach an agreement, @realDonaldTrump elevated North Korea to the level of the United States while preserving the regime’s status quo. #TrumpKimSummit https://t.co/NChFg6wjNI pic.twitter.com/iWg17Ludl7
— Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) June 12, 2018
“In his haste to reach an agreement, President Trump elevated North Korea to the level of the United States while preserving the regime’s status quo. The millions of families currently living in fear of nuclear weapons in the region deserve strong and smart leadership built on diplomacy and engagement with our regional partners and allies,” said Pelosi
Read Nancy’s full statement here.