US President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: 7 November 2017

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Donald Trump urged North Korea to debate giving up its nuclear programme

US President Donald Trump has been compelled to drop a shock go to to the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea on account of dangerous climate.

Mr Trump’s helicopter took off from US Military Garrison Yongsan in Seoul – however then turned again, US officers mentioned.

The US chief, who’s on a two-day go to to South Korea, is because of handle South Korea’s parliament shortly.

On Tuesday, he urged Pyongyang to “come to the desk” and focus on giving up its nuclear programme.

The president has previously threatened “fire and fury” against Pyongyang, prompting a powerful response from North Korea.

Mr Trump is on a five-nation tour of Asia, and discussing North Korea’s nuclear ambitions has been excessive on his agenda.