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Bill Richardson on North Korea Summit: “On the Whole a Slight Plus, But I think Kim Jong Un Got the Better”

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President Trump achieved a major diplomatic breakthrough Tuesday in his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, dramatically improving America's national security. Most fundamentally, Kim agreed at the summit in Singapore to give up his nation's nuclear capabilities, the acquisition of which has been its foremost priority for decades.
Bill Richardson, politician, author, and diplomat who served as the 30th Governor of New Mexico from 2003 to 2011 joins Fox News Radio's Guy Benson and Marie Harf to discuss the North Korea Summit. He was U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations...
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Kim invites Trump to Pyongyang, calls for mutual suspension of ‘irritating & hostile' actions

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Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have reportedly exchanged mutual state visit invitations during a historic Singapore summit, where the North Korean leader emphasized the need to halt hostile and irritating actions against each other.
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WATCH: Images of the historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un

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Reactions all over the world, from the states to internationally.
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NY lawmakers await details after Singapore summit meeting

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WASHINGTON - New York lawmakers offered some words of praise for President Trump meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, but for the most part they reserved judgement in the absence of more concrete details.
Upstate Republicans were more likely than Democrats to express hope that Trump achieved a breakthrough at his first-ever meeting between a U.S. president and North Korean leader.
But even their praise was qualified.
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If Barack Obama had talked to Kim Jong-un, MSM would've swooned

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Just hours after President Trump had concluded his historic summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, the consensus from the mainstream media was that the whole event was a big nothingburger. Mr. Trump won no hard concessions, the MSM said - nothing concrete on denuclearization, on human rights violations. In ...
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Dennis Rodman weeps of North Korea: 'Obama didn't give me the time of day'

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Dennis Rodman, self-described friend of Kim Jong-un, gave an emotionally charged and tear-filled testimony to CNN about President Donald Trump's political and diplomatic successes in North Korea - but what was more remarkable than the wild ride of this televised interview was this little nugget offered in between the cries: ...
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The Trump Kim Deal: Let's Lay Cynicism Aside To Give Credit Where Credit Is Due

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It is easy to be cynical about the motivations behind Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un's meeting. However the fact that these proud men found their way to sit down together when the weight of history was pulling against them deserves acknowledgment and praise.
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Trump accepts Kim Jong Un's invitation to visit North Korea, state media claims

Trump accepts Kim Jong Un's invitation to visit North Korea, state media claims

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President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to North Korea, according to Pyongyang's state-run media outlet.
Trump also extended a White House invitation to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, which Kim accepted, the propaganda outlet said.
Trump first mentioned his intent to invite the Kim to the White House during their historic summit in Singapore a day earlier .
President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to North Korea, according to Pyongyang's state-run media outlet.
North Korea's Korean Central News Agency claimed that Kim Jong Un invited Trump to visit Pyongyang at a...
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WATCH: Trump and Kim Jong Un making history with their goals to denuclearize Korean Peninsul

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The landmark summit between President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader wrapped after nearly five hours of various meetings.
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WATCH: Donald Trump one-on-one with George Stephanopoulos

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The president opens up in an exclusive interview with ABC News' chief anchor just hours after negotiations with Kim Jong Un.
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President Trump's Press Conference On North Korea Summit, Annotated

President Trump's Press Conference On North Korea Summit, Annotated

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President Trump spoke to reporters after his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un Tuesday. NPR reporters have annotated the transcript of the press conference.
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Donald Trump Echoed North Korean Propaganda about U.S. ‘War Games,' CIA Analyst Says

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At the meeting with Kim Jong Un in Singapore, President Trump made Chinese leaders happy but sandbagged his own Pentagon.
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Top GOP senator says Kim Jong Un better not cross Trump, because 'look what happened to Canada'

Top GOP senator says Kim Jong Un better not cross Trump, because 'look what happened to Canada'

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Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham told reporters that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un should not cross President Donald Trump.
Graham pointed to Trump's trade fight with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as an example of what happens when a foreign leader tries to "play" Trump.
GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham on Tuesday suggested that if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attempts to renege on a deal with Donald Trump, he could end up on the US president's bad side - just like the leader of one of the US's closest allies, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Asked about the possibility that Kim...
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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

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Stocks mostly rose in a quiet Tuesday session, as investors reacted calmly to the outcome of a meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and...
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The moment when Kim Jong Un met John Bolton, Trump's hawkish national security adviser who North Korea called 'human scum'

The moment when Kim Jong Un met John Bolton, Trump's hawkish national security adviser who North Korea called 'human scum'

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President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a landmark summit in Singapore on Tuesday.
National security adviser John Bolton was also there with the US delegation.
North Korea's relationship with John Bolton is tenuous at best. The regime has previously called him "human scum."
While the landmark summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un appeared cordial, the presence of one member of the US delegation, national security adviser John Bolton, may have raised the temperature in the room.
Bolton has stoked tensions between the US and...
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Trump's Cave To N. Korea Has Caused A Total Republican Meltdown

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Republicans are at each other's throats after Trump made a side deal with Kim Jong-un to end US military activities on the Korean Peninsula.
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Meet the ‘Unsung Hero' Who Interpreted for President Trump During His 1-on-1 With Kim Jong Un

Meet the ‘Unsung Hero' Who Interpreted for President Trump During His 1-on-1 With Kim Jong Un

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When President Donald Trump met face-to-face with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the first time, he had only one other person in the room on his side: State Department interpreter Yun Hyang Lee.
Lee, State Department's interpreting services division chief, has been an “unsung hero” in negotiations with both North and South Korea for years, Frank Aum, a North Korea expert at the U.S. Institute for Peace at Johns Hopkins University, told TIME.
“She doesn't try to be the star of the show, she says in the background,” said Aum, who worked with Lee in high-level negotiations involving the...
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Allies and opponents offer mixed reactions to Trump-Kim summit

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The whole world was watching - and now everyone is weighing in on the historic summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Cautious optimism was the common strain in most reactions as world leaders welcomed the prospect of peace and a denuclearized Korean peninsula, but...
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Many Korean Americans Skeptical Of President Trump's Meeting With Kim Jong Un

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In Los Angeles, Korean Americans react to the results of the summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Initial enthusiasm has given way to questions and some skepticism, and a generational divide is apparent.
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