President Trump Cancels Singapore Summit With Kim Jong Un

President Trump has cancelled next month’s summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
The White House released a letter from President Trump on Thursday citing “open hostility” from North Korean officials as his reason for backing out of the highly anticipated June 12th meeting.
“Based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long-planned meeting,” Trump stated. “Therefore, please let this letter serve to represent that the Singapore summit, for the good of both parties, but to the detriment of the world, will

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Max Boot’s Turn Against Israel Is Pure Trump Derangement

It’s possible to detest Donald Trump with the fire of a thousand suns and still concede that he’s done something positive. Possible, but rare. More often these days Trump antagonists adopt rigid positions that are predicated on the assumption that anything the president does must be immoral and destructive. Few people illustrate this intellectual cratering more dramatically than Max Boot.
This week, the one-time Israel supporter embraced a slate of J-Street talking points in The Washington Post — including ominous references to nefarious puppet-string pulling Jewish financiers. What supposedly irks Boot is the “emerging conservative talking point that Trump ‘is the most pro-Israel president

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