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North Korea boosts Kim’s
rising status as global statesman

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Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk, 8/11/2019 5:21:49 AM

Seoul, South Korea - There’s no question that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in full control of his nation. But a recent change to the way he’s being formally described in the North Korean Constitution may allow him even more diplomatic leverage as he steps with increasing confidence onto the world stage (Snip) President Donald Trump on Saturday said that Kim wrote him a “beautiful” three-page letter in which he expressed desire to meet once again to “start negotiations” after U.S.-South Korea military exercises end, and also apologized for the flurry of short-range missile tests.

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This is the big story that a Duck "search" shows that many publications are putting within the fold of their pulp fiction today. Writing to President Trump to say that he was sorry for the recent missile (projectile) launches shows that Kim Jong-un blinked...first. Bueller?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bur Oak 8/11/2019 8:02:48 AM (No. 148864)
Kim may be as the Associated Press says, in full control of North Korea. China however, is in full control of Kim.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/11/2019 8:24:28 AM (No. 148892)
AP has a bad case of the Stockholm Syndrome. Kimmie answers to Xi and the rest of the Chinese hierarchy.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 8/11/2019 12:34:53 PM (No. 149132)
Writing cutesy nice letters to Trump is Kim's new strategery to mollify Trump. Each new letter buys Kim another month to continue deceiving the world he is ridding NK of nukes. Meanwhile, it's business as usual.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DVC 8/11/2019 6:39:28 PM (No. 149330)
Nah. He's still just The Fat Kid, a tin pot dictator.
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Seoul, South Korea - There’s no question that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in full control of his nation. But a recent change to the way he’s being formally described in the North Korean Constitution may allow him even more diplomatic leverage as he steps with increasing confidence onto the world stage (Snip) President Donald Trump on Saturday said that Kim wrote him a “beautiful” three-page letter in which he expressed desire to meet once again to “start negotiations” after U.S.-South Korea military exercises end, and also apologized for the flurry of short-range missile tests.
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