Ironic isn’t it?
Courtesy fo WaPo:
When he emerged from his summit with Kim Jong Un last month, President Trump triumphantly declared that North Korea no longer posed a nuclear threat and that one of the world’s most intractable geopolitical crises had been “largely solved.”
But in the days and weeks since then, U.S. negotiators have faced stiff resistance from a North Korean team practiced in the art of delay and obfuscation.
Diplomats say the North Koreans have canceled follow-up meetings, demanded more money and failed to maintain basic communications, even as the once-isolated regime’s engagements with China and South Korea flourish.
Meanwhile, a missile-engine testing facility that Trump said would be destroyed remains intact, and U.S. intelligence officials say Pyongyang is working to conceal key aspects of its nuclear program.
According to the article while Trump continues to claim that things are going well in public, in private he is freaking the fuck out.
Essentially just like Vladimir Putin before him, Jong Un is making Donald Trump his bitch.
Anybody else remember when we had a leader who was not so easily manipulated by…well by everybody?