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North Korean cyber attack campaign detected days after historic summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un

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A malicious cyber campaign carried out by the North Korean government was detected by U.S. intelligence agencies on Thursday - just two days after the historic summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. An analysis compiled by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security revealed the North...
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Trump returns salute of North Korean general at summit, state media footage reveals

Trump returns salute of North Korean general at summit, state media footage reveals

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A U.S. official told CNN that Trump was briefed on protocol, which is to not salute military officers from other countries.
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White House Defends Trump's Salute to a North Korean Military Officer

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, described the act as “a common courtesy,” but critics said it was an inappropriate gesture that was meant to symbolize respect.
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New video shows President Trump saluting North Korean general

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U.S. presidents generally do not return salutes from foreign military officers.
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Facing Criticism, the White House Calls Trump's Salute to North Korean General a ‘Common Courtesy'

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The White House on Thursday defended President Donald Trump's decision to return a military salute to a North Korean three-star general.
“It's a common courtesy when a military official from another government salutes, that you return that,” presidential spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters two days after Trump returned from his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
North Korean state media released video from the visit of Trump reaching out to shake the hand of the minister of the People's Armed Forces, who instead saluted during the summit in Singapore. The two then...
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Treason or respect? Trump draws ire for returning North Korean general's salute

Treason or respect? Trump draws ire for returning North Korean general's salute

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Footage of the US President returning the salute of a North Korean general has set off his domestic critics, who have accused Donald Trump of showing respect for a “murderous regime” in Pyongyang.
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