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Rest easy, Trump surrounded by cool heads, says US envoy to Japan

People anxious about Donald Trump’s rhetoric on North Korea should be reassured that the US president has surrounded himself with “disciplined and thoughtful” advisers who won’t rush towards war, according to his new ambassador to Japan. William Hagerty, speaking at a business luncheon in Tokyo on Friday, argued that the Trump team was pursuing a […]