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Russia Mocks Trump for Collapse of North Korea Summit

The Russian state-run television network mocked President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un because of the sudden collapse of the talks between the two leaders this week. “It ended so badly the sides even avoided signing any joint agreement,” one host said, according to a translation reported by CNN. “Crafty Kim Jong…


Exclusive: Despite sanctions, Russian tanker supplied fuel to North Korean ship-crew members

By Polina Nikolskaya VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) – A Russian tanker violated international trade sanctions by transferring fuel to a North Korean vessel at sea at least four times between October 2017 and May 2018, two crew members who witnessed the transfers said. Such transactions could have helped provide North Korea with an economic lifeline and…


Morning Tweetstorm Shows Trump Has Lost Touch With Reality

Donald Trump posted several tweets this morning that directly contradict national security intelligence on several major foreign policy matters, showing that he is doing actual damage to the country. When Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Dan Coats testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday, he drew significant media attention by breaking with multiple points Trump…


China Slams Trump for ‘Irresponsible’ North Korea Accusations

China on Saturday denounced Donald Trump’s accusation that Beijing is stalling efforts to disarm North Korea as “irresponsible.” China on Saturday called Donald Trump "irresponsible" after the US President cancelled his top diplomat's latest trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyang. https://t.co/Sw7QRg6SiJ — Aybars Mumcu (@AybarsMumcu) August 25, 2018…


North Korea Is Hiding Its Nukes, Deceiving U.S.

The Washington Post is reporting this morning that U.S. intelligence agencies have obtained new evidence that North Korea will not surrender its nuclear stockpile, contrary to the assertions of President Donald Trump. U.S. officials also believe that North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, is attempting to hide its nuclear weapons and conceal its nuclear weapons…


Mattis Throws Cold Water On Trump Summit Excitement

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Sunday that Americans should expect a “bumpy road” ahead in negotiations with North Korea over denuclearization.  His comments were clearly intended to inject a dose of reality into the media spectacle created by his boss President Donald Trump around the on-again, off-again summit with Kim Jong Un of…


Korean Summit is Just Hype To Make Trump Look Good

In Korea, nothing is what it seems. What they call the demilitarized zone is actually the most heavily militarized area in the world.   Technically the two Koreas are still at war, even though they’ve had over 60 years of peace. The leaders of North and South Korea met yesterday and agreed to “denuclearize” the peninsula, even…


Our Conman President is Being Conned By North Korea

When Donald Trump announced on March 8th that he intended to meet with North Korea’s president Kim Jong Un, The Washington Post wrote that Korea had “snookered the credulous American president into a high-profile summit that is likely to end in disaster one way or another.” Since then Kim has told the world that he is wants to…


Kim Jong-un Just Invited South Korean President Moon Jae-in To Visit North Korean Capital Pyongyang

While President Trump and Vice President Pence proceed to use severe rhetoric when discussing relations with North Korea, the governments of the two Koreas are continuing to take diplomatic steps to ease tensions that have existed between them for decades. The latest show of cooperation is a surprising invitation to the North Korean capital Pyongyang…

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