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Trump and Kim Hold Summit in Singapore

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United States President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday (AP). Trump and Kim signed a statement promising to take measures to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula, without specifying the intended methods or timeframe (AP). The agreement primarily reinforced existing commitments, stating that the leaders would “build a lasting […]

Obama and Raúl Castro Hold High Level Talks at the Seventh Summit of the Americas

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President Barack Obama and Cuban president Raúl Castro participated in a historic face-to-face meeting at the Seventh Summit of the Americas. It was the first time Cuba participated in the summit since its inception in 1994 (NYTimes). Saturday’s meeting in Panama City was quoted as being the most high-level encounter between leaders from the two […]