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Photo hints at the mood in the room as South Korean officials learned Trump canceled the US-North Korea summit

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South Korea's Blue House released a photo showing President Moon Jae-in and government officials apparently reacting to news that President Donald Trump canceled his planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Moon and the group appear deflated.
The South Korean president had just visited Trump one day earlier to prepare him for talks with the North.
A photo released by South Korea's Blue House hints at the mood in the room as South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his cabinet met for an emergency midnight session to discuss news that President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his...
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The North Korea summit crumbled after China lined up against it

The North Korea summit crumbled after China lined up against it

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President Xi became increasingly anxious about the potential reunification of the Korean Peninsula, with China on the sidelines.
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Inside Trump's decision to cancel his North Korea summit

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The president was caught between Pompeo and Bolton, say multiple officials.
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Democratic Rep. Eliot Engel Reacts To Cancellation Of Planned North Korea Summit

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NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., the top democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, about President Trump cancelling the summit with North Korea.
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N.Y. lawmakers split on Trump's role in demise of North Korea summit

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WASHINGTON - New York lawmakers were mixed in their views of the demise of what would have been a historic summit meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, with Republicans calling it a bump in the road and Democrats blaming lack of preparation.
“I am disappointed,” said Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. “I thought if President Trump could bring the parties together, that would be a good thing for the world and I wanted that to succeed.”
The president announced his decision Thursday to back away from the June 12 summit, saying "tremendous anger and open hostility" by North Korea had forced...
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North Korea Is Still Willing to Talk With U.S. ‘At Any Time, At Any Format'

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North Korea says it is still willing to sit down for talks with the United States “at any time, at any format” after President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his planned summit with Kim Jong Un.
Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye Gwan issued a statement Friday saying North Korea is “willing to give the U.S. time and opportunities” to reconsider talks.
Kim says North Korea's “objective and resolve to do our best for the sake of peace and stability of the Korean Peninsula and all humankind remain unchanged.”
Kim is calling Trump's decision “unexpected” and “very regrettable,” and says the...
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North Korea Says It Will Give Trump ‘Time and Opportunity' to Reconsider

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With a carefully worded statement, North Korea tried to create an impression that Mr. Kim was the mature statesman trying to salvage the diplomatic process.
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Improvised Diplomacy, Skipped Meetings: How the Trump-Kim Summit Failed

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A historic summit collapsed as the leaders talked past each other on their goals, phone calls went unreturned and rhetoric turned from hopeful to sour.
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The Off-Again Meeting With North Korea

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President Trump now needs to corral his renegade advisers and resist the name-calling to get diplomacy back on track.
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‘A lot of dial tones': The inside story of how Trump's North Korea summit fell apart

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The nuclear disarmamant meeting between Trump and Kim Jong Un crumbled nearly as quickly as it came together.
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With the North Korea Summit Off, “It's Hawk Versus Whack Job” in Trumpland

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Mike Pompeo is pursuing terrible and deluded foreign policy all over the world, but, compared to Bolton, he's Henry Kissinger. Trump's version of nationalism, meanwhile, has increasingly come to mean nothing but pathological self-interest.
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Jeff Flake Harvard Speech Rips Donald Trump White House Debased Presidency

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Retiring Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake ripped President Donald Trump during a commencement speech to the Harvard Law Class of 2018.
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California Air Boss Evokes Canceled Kim Summit in Swipe at Trump

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California's top air-quality official disputed the Trump administration's description of a meeting about the future of fuel economy standards, suggesting it was actually a dud.
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North Korea Says It Remains Willing to Meet With U.S. Any Time

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North Korea said it was surprised by President Donald Trump's decision to cancel a June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un and that the country remains willing to meet with the U.S. any time.
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Bill Lobley, Kevin Downey Jr.: Trump Keeps On Winning, “Ugly” Sign Fight

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Legendary voice actor Bill Lobley and comedian Kevin Downey Jr. join Tom Shillue to discuss the most important stories of the day including... Trump's walking away from the North Korea deal and pressured the NFL to change their National Anthem policy! PLUS: The gang reacts to a gym's new billboard... that upset a few snowflakes.
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Ex-Deputy Assistant Sec. of State Rubin Says Pressure of Kim-Trump Meeting Was Too Much

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Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Joel Rubin discusses the cancelled summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets."
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'We waited and waited': White House says North Korea skipped out on preparation meetings before Trump-Kim summit was canceled

'We waited and waited': White House says North Korea skipped out on preparation meetings before Trump-Kim summit was canceled

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The scuttled summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was partly based on North Korea's "trail of broken promises," according to a White House official.
The White House official noted that North Korea had backed off from a planned meeting with US officials, without prior notice.
US officials reportedly said they "waited and waited and the North Koreans never showed up."
President Donald Trump's seemingly sudden reversal on a planned summit with North Korea took some world leaders by surprise, but the White House insists it's North Korea's fault.
"There has...
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