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What Trump’s dealmaking style tells us about how we got to a summit with Kim Jong Un

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on What Trump’s dealmaking style tells us about how we got to a summit with Kim Jong Un
It’s safe to say Donald Trump considers himself one of the world’s best negotiators. Before becoming US president, he spent decades as a real estate developer making complex business deals, leading to great successes in some cases, and bankruptcies in others. He dealt with tough characters, including contractors who would “take the shirt right off Read More

South Korea is updating North Koreans via loudspeaker about the soldier who defected

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on South Korea is updating North Koreans via loudspeaker about the soldier who defected
South Korea has long used loudspeakers along the North Korea border to deliver harsh words against the ruling regime in Pyongyang. Now it’s using them in a new way: to share updates on the soldier who recently made a daring defection to the South. South Korean military officials said yesterday (Nov. 26) that the updates Read More