• Twitter erupts over video of Trump saluting North Korean general

    3 monthes ago - By Washington Examiner

    Footage of President Trump returning the salute of a North Korean general at Tuesday's historic summit in Singapore went viral on social media Thursday after it was aired by the state TV in the rogue nation.
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  • Never Call Kim Jong Un Crazy Again

    Never Call Kim Jong Un Crazy Again

    3 monthes ago - By Foreign Policy

    After the Singapore summit, it isn't just wrong to assume the North Korean leader is irrational - it's dangerous.
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  • Documentary shows Trump saluting North Korean general

    3 monthes ago - By AJC

    North Korean state television aired a 42-minute long documentary on Thursday that offered a different view of Kim Jong Un's meeting with President Donald Trump in Singapore.
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  • State TV Shows President Trump Saluting North Korean Officer During Summit

    3 monthes ago - By Time

    As news outlets around the world broadcast live footage from the summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, TVs in Kim's North Korea were blank .
    Now, North Koreans are getting their first glimpse of the meeting between their leader and Trump in Singapore Tuesday.
    According CNN and BBC Monitoring , North Korean state TV has aired news of the summit across the country on Thursday.
    North Korean TV has aired its first footage of the TrumpKimSummit. Look out for the handshake/salute confusion 55 seconds in. pic.twitter.com/JS5yEUprgz
    - BBC Monitoring June 14, 2018
    The footage...
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  • Trump's pick for South Korean ambassador backs halt to major military exercises

    3 monthes ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump's pick for U.S. ambassador to South Korea said on Thursday that the world is in "a dramatically different place” after Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un earlier this week, while also backing a halt to major military exercises on the Korean peninsula. Retired Adm. Harry Harris voiced support for the president's diplomatic efforts at his nomination hearing on Thursday morning. For the first time in his four-decade naval career, Harris said, peace with North Korea is a possibility. “We were in a different place in 2017. North Korea was exploding...
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  • The Latest: Ambassador nominee says NKorea nuke threat real

    3 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    SEOUL, South Korea - The Latest on developments after U.S. President Donald Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un :
    11:20 p.m.
    President Donald Trump's choice to be the next ambassador to South Korea has told senators that he believes the U.S. must continue to worry about the nuclear threat from North Korea.
    Harry Harris' assessment at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee is at odds with Trump's tweet on returning from his summit with Kim Jong Un , that there is "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea."
    However, Harris endorsed Trump's plan to pause major military...
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  • The Latest: Ambassador nominee says NKorea nuke threat real

    3 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    The Latest on developments after U.S. President Donald Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un : 11:20 p.m. President Donald Trump's choice to be the next...
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  • Trump saluted a North Korean general at the Singapore summit - and people are furious

    Trump saluted a North Korean general at the Singapore summit - and people are furious

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump saluted North Korean general and defense minister No Kwang Chol during the Singapore summit, as seen in a video released by the country's state media.
    Trump is being criticized for showing the general respect.
    North Korea has among the most brutal regimes on Earth, murdering and imprisoning its own citizens for political dissent.
    Trump has also been widely criticized for his friendliness toward North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during and after the summit.
    North Korean state media aired a video of President Donald Trump saluting one of the country's top generals during...
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  • Video shows President Trump returning salute of North Korean military officer

    Video shows President Trump returning salute of North Korean military officer

    3 monthes ago - By WBALTV

    North Korean state television aired video Thursday of leader Kim Jong Un's visit to Singapore, and his historic meeting with President Donald Trump.
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  • Trump saluted a North Korean general - and it's already being used as propaganda by Kim Jong Un

    Trump saluted a North Korean general - and it's already being used as propaganda by Kim Jong Un

    3 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    North Korean state media aired footage of President Trump saluting a top military official accompanying leader Kim Jong Un to the summit in Singapore this week. Despite making no substantive commitments, the footage shows the North Korean dictator won a crucial propaganda victory.
    The as-of-yet unverified footage was aired on North Korean TV and captured by BBC monitors , and appears to show Trump shaking hands with a number of Kim's aides and officials. At one point, Trump greets one of Kim's military generals, who salutes him, prompting Trump to salute back before moving on down the...
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