Economy US to lift sanctions if North Korea dismantles nuclear weapons programme Updated : May 14, 2018 03:09 PM IST President Donald Trump and North Korean's Kim Jong Un have a planned June 12 meeting in Singapore, the first such encounter between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader. North Korean state media reported over the weekend that the country had scheduled the dismantlement of its nuclear bomb site for later in May. Last month, Pompeo became the first known US official to meet with Kim, where he helped lay the groundwork for the upcoming meeting with Trump. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.