And the U.S. -North Korea denuclear dealings will be decoupled from the Sino-U.S. trade fight, according to professor Wang.
President Trump told reporters while leaving the White House this morning to fly to Brussels for the NATO summit that he does have a special gift for North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, but it hasn't been gifted yet.
However, officials say it could be months before excavations can begin and years until the remains are identified.
"I am writing to ask whether the public pronouncements from this administration regarding North Korea align with the intelligence community's assessments on Kim Jong Un's willingness to make concessions on verifiable denuclearization", Warner wrote to Coats.
"President Trump and Chairman Kim made a commitment to recover the remains of U.S. service members in North Korea as well as to repatriate remains that they now have", stated Kelly McKeague, Director of U.S. Defense of POW/MIA Accounting Agency.
His top deputy, who took the meeting in Kim's absence, said his boss was out of town without revealing what was more important than a sit-down with the top US diplomat. Trump said he got Kim to agree to destroy a missile testing site, but that has yet to happen.
The North's films include the 2016 drama hit "The Story of Our Home", about three orphaned siblings trying to stay together, and "Comrade Kim Goes Flying", a 2012 romantic comedy about a miner pursuing her dream to become an acrobat.
Mike Pompeo on the tarmac in Pyongyang.
According to a South Korean newspaper, Chosun Ilbo, Trump's decision to give Kim the CD comes after a conversation the two leaders had over lunch during their summit in June.
While China may be genuinely committed to pushing Pyongyang to denuclearize, it'll inevitably bear the brunt of any back-and-forth from North Korea's delivery, according to Tsai Tung-Chieh, a professor of worldwide politics at National Chung Hsing University in Taichung, central Taiwan.
Since the summit, Trump has taken to praising Kim.
On Monday, Trump addressed the dispute on Twitter.
FILE - Security guards walk in front of containers at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China, April 24, 2018.
After the week-long news hiatus, on Tuesday KCNA released four reports of the leader's trip to Samjiyon county on the Chinese border. It remains skeptical of the U.S. To Kim, he will be under a lot of pressure shall he next meet one-on-one with Trump.