North Korea ‘threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit and suspends high-level talks with South (...)

North Korea ‘threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit and suspends high-level talks with South Korea’ over military drills - but US will carry on

[South China Morning Post] - 05/15/2018

North Korea announced on Tuesday it had suspended “high-level” talks with South Korea, and warned that June’s planned meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un might be cancelled. It said that Wednesday’s planned (...)


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