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Thank the Lazy Clown President This Time
Calling South Korea's government a "puppet" is no exaggeration. Until December 1994 , US commanders held day to day operational control over South Korean forces. To this day, treaties between the US and South Korea surrender immediate command and control of all South Korean military assets and forces to American officers not Korean ones in case of war. The South Korean army is still a Pentagon sock puppet.

By allowing Koreans to make peace Trump deftly removed the foot from his mouth, and gets credit for doing something neither Obama nor the Clintons would have dared attempt. Peace between the Koreans is an unambiguously good thing for them and for everybody, so we can all thank Trump for that one. Korea was one nation for centuries, but only divided by the US since World War 2.

Pompeo and Bolton offer different stances regarding North Korea's denuclearization
During an interview with ABC News, Pompeo dodged a question about whether there might be any easing of sanctions before the "complete irreversible dismantlement" of North Korea's nuclear program and said, "We're going to do it in a fundamentally different way than the previous efforts to persuade the North Koreans to get rid of their nuclear weapons program. We have [. . .] our eyes wide open."
This contrasts with remarks made by Bolton during interviews with Fox News and CBS. When Bolton was asked whether "President Trump [will] insist that Kim give up, ship out, all of his nuclear weapons, all of his nuclear fuel, all of his ballistic missiles, before the US makes any concessions," he said, "Yes, I think that's what denuclearization means."
South Korea president says Trump deserves Nobel Peace Prize
Moon's Nobel Prize comment came in response to a congratulatory message from Lee Hee-ho, the widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, in which she said Moon deserved to win the prize, the Blue House official said.

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by Cat on Thu May 3rd, 2018 at 03:31:51 AM EST
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Which is exactly what I would say. I'd also suggest giving him the literature price for his Tweets. Drown him in applause until peace in Korea can't be stopped any more.
by generic on Thu May 10th, 2018 at 01:10:48 PM EST
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There is no literature prize right now thanks to#MeToo. I wonder if there will be a medicine one after the Karolinska/Macchiarini scandal. Surely he deserves it for economics?
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Thu May 10th, 2018 at 01:16:41 PM EST
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