North Korea is testing Trump

[Ya Libnan] - 05/16/2018

By Frida Ghitis It should come as no surprise that North Korea has apparently just slammed the breaks on the peace train, which until a few hours ago seemed to be chugging happily along, on its way to a historic meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next (...)


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