A Foreign Policy Expert Just Explained Why Kim Jong Un Really Invited Donald Trump to Meet, and Trump Is Getting Played
President Donald Trump has agreed to meet with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un in May, according to a White House announcement late Thursday night. Should the meeting actually take place, Trump would be the first sitting American President to engage North Korean leadership since the armistice that paused the Korean War in 1953. Technically speaking, the United States and North Korea are still at war, since no formal peace treaty was ever signed to officially end the conflict.
North Korea has been seeking a summit with an American president for more than twenty years. It has literally been… https://t.co/h0cFEijXn6— Jeffrey Lewis (@Jeffrey Lewis)1520554304.0