Bolton has not yet called a top-level meeting on Trump-North Korea summit: report

Bolton has not yet called a top-level meeting on Trump-North Korea summit: report
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National security adviser John Bolton has not yet called a Cabinet-level meeting to discuss the upcoming summit between President TrumpDonald John TrumpZuckerberg launches public defense of Facebook as attacks mount Trump leaning toward keeping a couple hundred troops in eastern Syria: report Warren says making Israel aid conditional on settlement building is 'on the table' MORE and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Politico reported Thursday. 

Sources told the news outlet that Trump’s preparation ahead of the summit with Kim has been “unstructured.” The president has reportedly not consulted heavily with his national security team, instead relying largely on Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoGOP lawmaker: Trump administration 'playing checkers' in Syria while others are 'playing chess' Trump-Graham relationship tested by week of public sparring White House officials work to tamp down controversies after a tumultuous week MORE.

Trump has also not yet led a meeting focused on the North Korea summit with officials from his national security council, Politico reported.

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that Trump "has been receiving daily briefings on North Korea from his national security team."

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Bolton, who joined the Trump administration in April, will travel with Trump to Singapore next week for the summit, White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayTrump embarks on Twitter spree amid impeachment inquiry, Syria outrage The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden camp faces new challenges Trump offers condolences on frequent foe Cummings: 'Very hard, if not impossible, to replace' MORE said.

Trump and Kim are scheduled to meet June 12 at a luxury resort. 

Trump publicly disagreed with Bolton’s comments on North Korea last month after the national security adviser said the “Libya model” could serve as a blueprint for getting Kim to get rid of his nuclear weapons.

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi was ousted from power and killed eight years after surrendering his nuclear weapons in a deal with the George W. Bush administration. 

After Bolton's initial comments, North Korea issued a statement blasting Bolton and blaming him for endangering the summit.

Bolton did not attend an Oval Office meeting last week when a top North Korean official, Kim Yong Chol, visited the White House and hand-delivered a letter from Kim to the president.