He called Warmbier's death "brutal", but noted that "a lot of people started to focus on what was going on including North Korea". He said it was a last minute deal and expected more than 6,000 Americans' remains to be brought back to the U.S.
The final point on the document calls for North Korea to work with the USA in helping them recover the remains of prisoners of war and those missing in action - including immediately repatriating any bodies which have already been identified.
Although human rights was not included in the joint statementsigned by Trump and Kim, the usa president said he raised the issue and he believed the North Korean leader wanted to "do the right thing".
At the conclusion of the historic summit, Mr. Trump said he'll freeze so-called "war games" with South Korea as negotiations with Mr. Kim continue.
He lionised Trump for achieving "a feat that no one else has ever delivered", adding Kim would also be remembered as "a leader who made a historic moment by taking the first bold step toward the world".
"Without Otto this would not have happened", Trump told a post-summit news conference in Singapore.
"We will be there together with North Korea along the way", he said.
"I think without the rhetoric we wouldn't have been here". While North Korean denuclearization is undoubtedly a good thing, some worry that Kim is all talk.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted that the U.S. negotiating team "delivers for America's swagger". "We are proud of Otto and miss him".
"It's important for us to remember that it's largely words at this point, and that we have to look for actions, particularly from North Korea", Panetta said during an interview with FOX Business' Neil Cavuto on Tuesday.
Trump sounded optimistic, telling Hannity that he and Kim "got along from the beginning" and that Kim understood the need to dismantle his nuclear program.
Many are freaking out over Trump's real estate comments, but it's hard to tell how seriously he meant them and, hey, capitalist development has helped defang dictators at least as bad as Kim.
Trump directed the State Department to secure Warmbier's release a year ago.
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The Republican firebrand also lashed out against Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau saying he "acts out when called out". Throughout the summit, photographers captured photos of the tension between Trump and other world leaders.
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European Council President Donald Tusk tweeted his support for the agreement: "Thanks to you the impossible is becoming possible". Bulgaria, holder of the EU's rotating six-month presidency said the deal paved the way for accession talks.