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President Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

3 monthes ago   |   By WLKY

President Donald Trump said Friday he is reversing his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, ordering them withdrawn.
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Trump Revoked New Sanctions Targeting North Korea Because He ‘Likes Chairman Kim'

Trump Revoked New Sanctions Targeting North Korea Because He ‘Likes Chairman Kim'

3 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that President Donald Trump chose to reverse sanctions targeting North Korea just a day after the U.S. Treasury implemented them because he “likes Chairman Kim and he doesn't think these sanctions will be necessary.”
The Treasury had ordered sanctions against two Chinese shipping companies Thursday, alleging they had been helping North Korea evade sanctions meant to push Kim to denuclearize his country. National Security Adviser John Bolton praised the decision, but a day later Trump revoked the sanctions via tweet.
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Trump Again Bucked His Own Government's Actions on North Korea

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump scrapped new financial sanctions against the North Korean government Friday, just one day after his own Treasury Department announced them.
“It was announced today by the U.S. Treasury that additional large scale Sanctions would be added to those already existing Sanctions on North Korea. I have today ordered the withdrawal of those additional Sanctions!” Trump tweeted shortly after arriving at his club in Palm Beach, Florida.
It was announced today by the U.S. Treasury that additional large scale Sanctions would be added to those already existing Sanctions on North...
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Trump reverses North Korea sanctions a day after they were announced

Trump reverses North Korea sanctions a day after they were announced

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump on Friday declared he would unwind new sanctions on North Korea that his administration rolled out just a day before, announcing the remarkable reversal in a tweet. “It was announced today by the U.S. Treasury that additional large scale Sanctions would be added to those already existing Sanctions on North Korea,” he wrote. “I have today ordered the withdrawal of those additional Sanctions!” In a follow-up statement explaining the reversal, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "President Trump likes Chairman Kim and he doesn't think these sanctions will be...
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