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The Singapore Summit’s Failure on North Korean Human Rights

Expand Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump after their meeting in Singapore, June 12, 2018. © 2018 Reuters/Susan Walsh As counterproliferation experts and seasoned North Korea watchers have concluded in parsing the joint communique to Tuesday’s summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, no significant or tangible steps were actually taken toward denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. The joint statement released after the meeting, most of which had been agreed to beforehand, committed North Korea to nothing. The two sides essentially agreed to do what they have already decided to do — continue…

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