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Kim Jong-un Invites South Korean Leader to North for Summit Meeting

New York Times - 16 Mar 2018
In his message to Mr. Moon, Mr. Kim “said he was willing to meet President Moon Jae-in at an early date and asked him to visit North Korea at a convenient date,” said Kim Eui-kyeom, the spokesman for Mr. Moon. Mr. Moon has said he was willing to meet ...
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Will Trump convince Kim Jong Un to give up nuclear weapons?

Washington Post - 17 Mar 2018
Each week, the “Can He Do That?” podcast explores critical questions about what today's news means for our nation and its highest office. Listen here. When President Trump announced his plan to sit down for an in-person talk with North Korea's Kim Jong ...
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Cabinet Changes Could Delay Planning for Meeting with Kim Jong-un

New York Times - 15 Mar 2018
WASHINGTON — The White House has created a working group to prepare for the landmark meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un of North Korea. But Mr. Trump's sudden ousting on Tuesday of Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson could delay critical ...
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How He Brought Trump and Kim Jong-un Together

New York Times - 10 Mar 2018
SEOUL, South Korea — Since his election in May, President Moon Jae-in of South Korea has been something of an odd man out in Washington's “maximum pressure” campaign on North Korea, calling again and again for talks as President Trump was threatening ...
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How do you translate Donald Trump into Kim Jong Un's Korean?

The Boston Globe - 16 Mar 2018
President Trump's decision to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has raised a host of complex geopolitical questions. But there is a practical one to consider, too. Given the men's mercurial speech patterns, how, exactly, would they communicate ...
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Why the Trump-Kim meeting hinges on China

South China Morning Post - 17 Mar 2018
Many are sceptical anything will come out of Donald Trump's meeting with Kim Jong-un. Photo: AP. Donald Trump 's decision to accept an invitation to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stunned the world. After months of rhetoric between the two ...
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South Korea Names 2 Envoys to Meet With Kim Jong-un

New York Times - 04 Mar 2018
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's president, Moon Jae-in, has selected two of his closest aides to go to North Korea this week to meet North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, in an attempt to defuse tensions on the peninsula, officials said on Sunday. Mr ...
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Kim Jong-un Prepares to Meet Donald Trump

New York Times - 13 Mar 2018
President Trump went from ridiculing North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, and threatening to destroy his country, to accepting Mr. Kim's invitation for a face-to-face meeting within two months, the first between leaders of the two countries, the ...
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Even Dictators Like Kim Jong Un Need To Keep Some People Happy

FiveThirtyEight - 23 Feb 2018
That's often how the current North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un — whom President Trump has derided as “Little Rocket Man” — is portrayed in Western media. But no man is an island, as poet John Donne put it close to 400 years ago. And that goes for ...

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