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Trump’s surprise turnaround on North Korea

US President Donald Trump has surprised some observers by embracing the current inter-Korean talks on North Korea’s participation in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics despite fears that such participation is ultimately aimed at weakening the US-South Korean alliance and undermining international sanctions against Pyongyang. Senior US officials have welcomed the inter-Korean dialogue as a break […]