US intelligence experts are trying to build a profile of Kim Jong-un to give President Donald Trump a competitive edge in one of the most consequential summits since the Cold War, but they face a huge challenge – figuring out a secretive North Korean ruler few people know much about.
US President Donald Trump is full of surprises – major surprises, such as getting elected in the first place. Can he now deliver the biggest surprise of all by getting North Korea to give up its nuclear arsenal, something that just might save the world from annihilation?
US President Donald Trump has declared that America’s $500bn trade deficit with China means that the US is “down” $500bn. Apparently, he thinks that trade surpluses and deficits amount to profit and loss statements for countries. He could not be more wrong.
Soon after taking office in 2014, Indonesian President Joko Widodo made a landmark decision to cut subsidies on politically sensitive fuel prices to boost the economy, but a year out from a tough re-election campaign, his reformist zeal may be waning.
As everyone in Qatar knows, Syria is suffering one of the longest and bloodiest wars in recent history.