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US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un talk before a meeting in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on June 30, 2019, in Panmunjom, Korea.

Dennis Rodman says Kim Jong Un is not like ‘people portrayed him to be’

Dennis Rodman said he still receives invites to return to North Korea, but President Donald Trump won't allow him to go.
President Donald Trump announces opioid response grants to state governments in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on September 4, 2019.

Trump says he’s a dealmaker, but the derailed Taliban talks are just the latest major negotiation he’s bungled as president

Based on his track record as president, Trump seems to be more skilled at breaking deals than making them.
U.S. President Donald Trump attends a presentation ceremony of the Medal of Valor and heroic commendations to civilians and police officers who responded to mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., September 9, 2019

The GOP lawmakers disgusted by Trump’s invitation to the Taliban are the latest sign his foreign policy is in shambles

The Taliban invitation and subsequent backlash adds to an expanding list of foreign policy controversies and failures for Trump ahead of 2020.
Trump shakes hands with Kim Jong Un

New report reveals why Trump really shouldn’t be shrugging off North Korea’s short-range missile tests

North Korea's many recent tests of short-range missiles are enhancing their capabilities to defeat air defenses and improve longer-range missiles.
n underwater test-firing of a strategic submarine ballistic missile is seen in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on April 24, 2016.

North Korea is building a new ballistic missile submarine that could one day be a nightmare for the US and its allies

North Korea is widely believed to be developing a new ballistic missile submarine that could one day be trouble for US forces and allies in Asia.
US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un talk before a meeting in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on June 30, 2019, in Panmunjom, Korea.

Trump said Melania has ‘gotten to know’ Kim Jong Un. Shortly after, the White House said they’ve never actually met

The White House said that while First Lady Melania Trump "hasn't met" with Kim Jong Un, the president "feels like she's gotten to know him too."
The mushroom cloud from Ivy Mike rises above the Pacific Ocean over Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands, during the world's first test of a full scale thermonuclear device, on November 1, 1952.

These are the 9 nuclear-armed countries and the 31 allies they’ve vowed to defend

There are about 13,885 nuclear weapons in the world. Here's an overview of the world's nuclear states and their arsenal.
A Republic of Korea Air Force F-15K Slam Eagles fighter plane takes off during Exercise Max Thunder 17 at Gunsan Air Base, South Korea, April 27, 2017. Picture taken on April 27, 2017.

North Korea is bombing dummies of South Korean F-15K jets

Satellite imagery shows life-sized depictions of F-15K jets, missiles, and a radar for North Korean pilots to practice bombing.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in in Osaka, Japan, in June 2019. The two leaders' countries are in the middle of a deteriorating trade war.

South Korea ramps up trade war with Japan by ending intelligence-sharing pact, potentially stripping it of vital information about North Korea

The US, which shares intelligence with both countries, could also lose from the end of the General Security of Military Information Agreement.
U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet at the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Panmunjom, South Korea, June 30, 2019.

Trump again sides with Kim Jong Un over long-time ally as North Korea fires off more missiles

Trump said he agreed with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the US-South Korean war games. "You know, I've never liked it either," he said.