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Trump posts flattering letter from Kim Jong Un that calls him 'Your Excellency' 4 times - but doesn't say much else

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday a flattering letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that followed up on June's historic summit in Singapore.
The letter was heavy on flattering language but offered nothing towards denuclearization, which has been the US's stated purpose in engaging with North Korea.
Kim called Trump "Your Excellency" four times and said he's looking forward to their next meeting.
Meanwhile evidence is piling up that North Korea is still working on its nuclear weapons.
President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday a flattering letter from North Korean...
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North Korea snubs US on returning Korean War dead - and it's a slap in the face for Trump

North Korea snubs US on returning Korean War dead - and it's a slap in the face for Trump

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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North Korean officials did not show up to meet US officials to discuss returning the remains of US soldiers killed in the Korean War on Thursday.
Kim Jong Un's joint statement with President Donald Trump explicitly said North Korea would "immediately" return the bodies.
Returning the bodies costs North Korea nothing in a military sense, and is mainly a symbolic gesture of goodwill.
North Korea said they wanted to negotiate with a US general about sending the bodies back.
But if North Korea is being this difficult over something small and symbolic, it's hard to see how they'd go about...
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