President Trump is on defense over the death of American Otto Warmbier; senior political correspondent Mike Emanuel reports from the White House. Wow. You can tell they didn’t really want to criticize Trump. After all, he’s the one who got their son back and they have publicly expressed much gratitude to Trump for this. But they also couldn’t ignore Trump’s statement making excuses for the brutal dictator. See Also: Elderly man 'assaulted' while wearing MAGA hat Honestly, I thought they handled it quite well and I doubt we’ll hear anymore from them on this. I’m sure they are getting inundated with requests from the media, hoping they will come on TV and trash Trump over his comment. But I suspect they’ve said all they’re going to say on this and I respect that.
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President Trump abruptly walked away from negotiations with North Korea and headed back to Washington
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Trump specifically said negotiations fell through after the North demanded a full removal of U.S.-led international sanctions in exchange for the shuttering of the North's Yongbyon nuclear facility. Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters that the United States wasn't willing to make a deal without the North committing to giving up its secretive nuclear facilities outside Yongbyon, as well as its missile and warheads program. “It was about the sanctions,” Trump said. “Basically, they wanted the sanctions lifted in their entirety, and we couldn’t do that. They were willing to denuke a large portion of the areas that we wanted, but we couldn’t give up all of the sanctions for that.” See Also: Elderly man 'assaulted' while wearing MAGA hat "I'd much rather do it right than do it fast," Trump added, echoing his remarks from earlier in the day, when he insisted that "speed" was not important. "We're in position to d
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Corea del Norte ahora está diciendo que no se desnuclearizará hasta que Estados Unidos retire sus armas nucleares de Corea del Sur y Japón: REUTERS – Any deal for North Korea to give up its nuclear arsenal must include “completely removing the nuclear threats of the U.S.”, North Korean state media said on Thursday, in one of the clearest explanations of how North Korea sees denuclearization. U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un issued a statement after a historic meeting in Singapore in June reaffirming the North’s commitment to “work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula” and including U.S. guarantees of security to North Korea. Conflicting or vague views of what exactly “denuclearization” means, however, have complicated negotiations that now appear stalled. “When we refer to the Korean peninsula, they include both the area of the DPRK and the area of south Korea where aggression troops including the nuclear weapons of the