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Trump After Kim Summit

Trump After Kim Summit

US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un sign documents after the summit meeting. "This is the weakest statement I have ever seen come out of any engagement with North Korea". Kim has managed to build upon the work of his father and grandfather and secured the highest form of recognition that there is - a bilateral meeting with the president of the most powerful country on the planet.


Jim Carrey crudely mocks Trump-Kim summit in latest 'artwork'

Jim Carrey crudely mocks Trump-Kim summit in latest 'artwork'

Following the unprecedented meeting in Singapore , Trump stunned observers when he said continuing the exercises routinely held between the USA and South Korea would be "inappropriate" while Washington fleshes out a comprehensive deal with Pyongyang.


Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these

Kim summit: Interpreters have massive role to play in talks like these

Trump was asked a question about the video at the press conference, during which he said he commissioned the video as a way to sell peace to Kim. "US GovernmentA frame from the video showing Kim as a star of the film. He traveled to China twice and to the South Korean side of the truce village of Panmunjom. To start the short film off, a title card flashes at the beginning of the piece reading, "A Destiny Pictures production".


Paris street on lockdown amid reports of armed man holding people hostage

Paris street on lockdown amid reports of armed man holding people hostage

A spokesman for France's BRI intervention brigade said negotiations with the man were underway. The motive for the attack was not clear but incident did not appear to be terrorism-related. The hostage-taker also claimed he had an accomplice outside the building with a bomb, according to Lefebvre. Before officers moved in, Lefebvre said a third hostage had been freed .


Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'

Trudeau's criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Sunday that "Canada does not believe that ad hominem attacks are a particularly appropriate or useful way to conduct our relations with other countries". "And that comes right from Air Force One". The country has rallied together, with public opinion polling showing there's wide support for Canada's retaliatory tariffs against the steel and aluminum duties that will kick in for some USA goods on July 1.


Trump’s effort to isolate us from the world is going great

Trump’s effort to isolate us from the world is going great

But after Russia's intervention in Ukraine and annexation of Crimea, Western leaders sought to isolate Vladimir Putin's government. The group, which welcomed new members India and Pakistan, as well as the presidents of Iran and Mongolia, pledged to increase cooperation on energy and agriculture and create more favourable conditions on trade and investment.