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N Korea at crossroads

Kim Jong Un's sister emerges as candidate to visit Pompeo

'North Korean Ivanka' surfaces as possible envoy ahead of US elections

SEOUL -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister is emerging as a candidate to visit the U.S. for talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who has invited a senior Pyongyang official to Washington.

Kim Yo Jong, who is said to have a close relationship with her brother, could play key roles in setting up a summit between Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump as well as in narrowing differences between the countries regarding the denuclearization road map.

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