Politics North Korea prepared to achieve denuclearisation, says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Updated : April 29, 2018 08:21 AM IST Pompeo, who is currently in the Middle East on his first trip as Washington's chief diplomat, described Kim as "very well prepared." "I had a clear mission statement from President Trump," he said. "We had an extensive conversation on the hardest issues that face our two countries," he said. 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.