"On Secretary (of State Mike) Pompeo's second trip to Pyongyang, North Korea promised that the two sides would meet in Singapore last week, to jointly work on the logistical preparations for the summit," the official said.
A White House advance team "waited and waited and the North Koreans never showed up," he said. "The North Koreans didn't tell us anything. They simply stood us up."
북한은 평소 하던대로, 하고 싶은 대로 회담장에 안 가고 바람맞히다가 트력제의 진노를 받은거죠. 북한도 예상 못했을겁니다.