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Downside risks remain if Trump-Kim talks end up a mirage

The pair's volatility can't be underestimated even as geopolitical tectonic plates shift.

T-shirts printed with portraits of of US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on display in a Hanoi shop ahead of their summit in Vietnam this week, following the one in Singapore last year.

DONALD Trump and Kim Jong-Un are making final preparations for their second summit on Wednesday and Thursday, with the possibility that historic change is in the air. Yet, with significant uncertainty over the outcome of the Vietnam event, it is the North Korean leader, rather than US president...

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