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Bolton decision lets Trump negotiate from position of strength

US President Donald Trump’s surprise appointment of hardliner John Bolton as National Security Adviser on Thursday may have particular impact North Korea policy as Bolton has taken, arguably, a harder line against the state than any other Washington figure in recent years. Having served in the George W. Bush administration that famously dubbed North Korea part of […]