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Though Kim claims he still has a good personal relationship with the US president, he and senior North Korean officials have shown increasing frustration with Trump’s top advisers, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and national security adviser John Bolton.
President Donald Trump’s strategist warned him not to fire FBI director James Comey. His advisors told him to stop tweeting about the Russia investigation. And his lawyers encouraged him to cooperate. Trump ignored them all, and could still claim vindication Thursday after the Mueller report cleared him of collusion charges.
China’s Belt and Road project is not a “geopolitical tool” or a debt crisis for participating nations, but Beijing welcomes constructive suggestions on how to address concerns over the initiative, the government’s top diplomat said on Friday.
North Korea said on Thursday that it had test-fired a new type of “tactical guided weapon. Pyongyang accused US secretary of state Mike Pompeo of playing down the significance of comments by leader Kim Jong Un. North Korea accused Pompeo of “talking nonsense” and misrepresenting Kim’s comments.