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US President Donald Trump‘s biggest achievement in East Asia would be his historic summit with Mr Kim Jong Un in Singapore in 2018, which marked the first time a sitting American leader met his North Korean counterpart to resolve the nuclear issue.
Mr Trump should get “due credit” for the meeting, said Dr Lee Seong-hyon of the Sejong Institute think-tank. But beyond that, he “really demonstrated an inability to comprehend the importance of allies for the US,” Dr Lee told The Straits Times.
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