• Why the North Korea summit mattered even if it was 'mostly a photo op'

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Hofstra University Professor of Law Julian Ku explains that even if the meeting between Trump and Kim Jong Un was primarily a photo opportunity, it still matters. Ku also discusses what to expect from North Korea and the US in the future and how their agreement may look similar to the Iran deal that was recently ditched by Trump. Following is a transcript of the video.
    Julian Ku: The summit, I think as some people had predicted, was mostly a photo opportunity or a media extravaganza. They didn't meet for very long, nor did their delegations meet for very long, and nor did they come up with...
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  • Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea - but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

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    President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line by meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    If history is any indication, any perceived slight from Pyongyang could cause a meltdown.
    Trump responds harshly to perceived betrayals, as he recently did with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
    If North Korea doesn't keep its nuclear promises, it could evoke a very harsh reaction from Trump, who has repeatedly vouched for Kim.
    President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line in meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un - and if...
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  • It looks like North Korea is coming through with a 'major' denuclearization step for Trump

    It looks like North Korea is coming through with a 'major' denuclearization step for Trump

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    US president Donald Trump left experts baffled when he said North Korea had agreed to destroy a missile engine testing site, but it now looks like North Korea is making good.
    North Korea will reportedly destroy a large-scale facility in Tongchang-ri, North Pyongan Province that was used to test engines for the intercontinental-range ballistic missile, the Hwasong-14.
    The Hwasong-14 was the first North Korean missile experts said could hit the US mainland with a nuclear payload.
    Measures like the destruction of testing sites in North Korea, if monitored by US and international experts...
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  • Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea - but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

    Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea - but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line by meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    If history is any indication, any perceived slight from Pyongyang could cause a potentially violent meltdown.
    Trump harshly responds to perceived betrayals, as he recently did with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
    If North Korea doesn't keep its nuclear promises, it could evoke a very harsh reaction from Trump who has repeatedly vouched for Kim.
    President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line in meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un - and if history...
    Read more ...