Panmunjom pandemonium: Kim and Trump’s bromance part 3

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Panmunjom pandemonium: Kim and Trump’s bromance part 3

It was meant to be a short meet-and-greet, but the hasty DMZ dalliance was anything but brief

AFP

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un’s first two summits were highly choreographed affairs but their third date was an unscripted event seemingly arranged on a social media whim – and threatened at times to descend into chaos.

Trump admitted he did not know whether Kim would spurn his advances, delivered via Twitter. “When I put out the social media notification, if he didn’t show up, the press was going to make me look very bad,” the US president said.

“So you made us both look good,” he told Kim...

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