SEOUL, April 8 U.S. President Donald Trump told
South Korea on Saturday that he had explained America's position
on the deployment of the U.S. supplied THAAD anti-missile
defense to China's President Xi Jinping in their summit meeting,
according to a statement from South Korea's acting leader.
Trump informed South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn of
his discussions with Xi in a telephone call on Saturday.
China has opposed the deployment of the Terminal High
Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea which it and the
United States say is aimed at countering North Korea's missile
(Reporting by Jack Kim and Ju-min Park; Editing by Michael