WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump said the Japanese leader had nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open a dialogue with North Korea.
about his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Unem in the United States. Trump stated that early exchanges with Kim were filled with "fire and rage," but after their first meeting last year, the two established a good relationship. gave him a copy of the letter he wrote, appointing the president for the Nobel Prize.
The Associated Press could not immediately confirm the nomination. There was no immediate comment from the Japanese embassy in Washington.