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Here’s the Trump-Kim Statement (TEXT)

No bowing or scraping. And no freebies. Trump’s biggest give thus far was temporarily dropping military exercises, but those are easy enough to restart again. And South Korea is clearly comfortable with that. (Japan may be another issue.)

Statements like these are ‘agreements to agree’. They tend to be general and broad. And just signal a willingness by both sides to talk. The significance here is that the statement exists, not its contents, but it still contains the seeds of any possible agreement.

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