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A TV displays a news report on a canceled summit between the United States and North Korea, in Seoul, South Korea, May 25, 2018. Kim Hong-ji/Reuters

Can the Trump-Kim Summit Be Rescheduled?

Yesterday the White House canceled the highly anticipated June 12 summit between President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. In an open letter, Trump wrote to Kim that, given the “tremendous anger and open hostility displayed” in North Korea’s most recent statement, it was “inappropriate, at this time” for the meeting to take place. Read More

May 24, 2018

North Korea
Cognitive Bias and Diplomacy with North Korea

Sungtae (Jacky) Park is a research associate at the Council on Foreign Relations. A version of this piece was first published on CSIS PacNet here.

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May 21, 2018

North Korea
North Korea’s May 16, 2018 Statements and Their Implications for a Trump-Kim Summit

North Korean authorities issued two separate statements on May 16, 2018, that have been reported to cast doubt on prospects for the Trump-Kim summit scheduled to occur in Singapore on June 12.

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