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This Is What Trump's Impulsive Diplomacy Looks Like

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Kim Jong Un had a request. As Donald Trump wooed the North Korean leader inside a former British garrison in Singapore, Kim asked Trump to suspend military exercises by U.S. and South Korean forces on the Korean Peninsula, long a source of concern for Pyongyang's hair-trigger military. It wasn't something that had been negotiated by their staffs, and some of Trump's aides were concerned that the concession would irritate allies. But he calculated that it was worth the risk, and without consulting anyone further, he told Kim on the spot that he'd do it.
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