Clown Yalta takes center stage.

Kim Jong-Un Tricks Trump Into Taking a Picture With Him

Kim Jong-Un Tricks Trump Into Taking a Picture With Him

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
June 12 2018 6:11 PM

Clown Yalta

Trump and Kim Jong-un both got what they wanted at the summit—press coverage and validation.


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Virginia Heffernan talks to Alexandra Bell, senior policy director at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, about Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong-un and what, if anything, substantive came out of it.

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