NORTH KOREA THREATENS TO CALL OFF SUMMIT MEETING WITH TRUMP

THE NEW ROUND OF ANNUAL UNITED STATES-SOUTH KOREAN DRILLS BEGAN LAST FRIDAY.

THE NEWS FROM NORTH KOREA INJECTED SUDDEN TENSION AND UNCERTAINTY INTO WHAT HAD BEEN MONTHS OF WARMING RELATIONS ON THE KOREAN PENINSULA.

South Korean envoys quoted Mr. Kim as saying he understood that those exercises must continue.
The new round of annual United States-South Korean drills began last Friday.
It is not unusual for North Korea to abruptly cancel and postpone meetings with its neighbors.

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea threw President Trump’s planned summit meeting with its leader, Kim Jong-un, into doubt on Wednesday, threatening to call off the landmark encounter if the United States insisted on...

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