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    Pompeo ‘on His Way’ to North Korea to Arrange Summit

    As he announced the end of the Iran agreement, President Trump alluded to another nuclear deal in the making. He said that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “is on his way” to North Korea to prepare for Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un. “Plans are being made, relationships are building,” Trump told reporters. The North Korean leader secretly hosted Pompeo, then CIA director, earlier this year. Meanwhile, Kim spent Monday and Tuesday visiting President Xi Jinping in China, strolling along a beachfront and reiterating a determination to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula.

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