The Washington Post last week revealed something rather extraordinary: then-CIA Director Mike Pompeo had made a top-secret trip to North Korea over Easter weekend to lay the groundwork for direct talks between Kim Jong Un and President Trump.

As of this writing, Pompeo is now Secretary of State, having been confirmed Thursday:

President Trump, who called in to “Fox & Friends” Thursday morning (much to the chagrin of CNN’s Brian Stelter) had teased that he should release the photos — something Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders did Thursday afternoon:

We’ll admit, we’re still a little blown away that they managed to keep that trip top-secret for as long as they did.

It’s happening!

We’d be surprised if it didn’t, to be honest. This is unknown territory.