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President Trump in Asia, palace intrigue in Saudi Arabia, and the Paradise Papers
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What We’re Writing

The president is on an official visit to Asia this week, the of any U.S. president since 1991. He showed an of support for U.S. alliances in the region, both with and with . But remain about how the U.S. will deal with a nuclear North Korea: The Trump administration’s policy toward the Hermit Kingdom has earned both and for its unpredictability. Trump also went to China, where observers hoped that President Xi on the outcome they want for the Korean peninsula.

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