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Trump’s Asia Trip: Personal Diplomacy or U.S. Policy?

November 24, 2017

Episode Notes:

President Trump’s five-country trip to Asia in early November provided an opportunity for Trump to address some important issues for the United States, specifically strategies with regard to North Korea and bilateral trade. Mira Rapp-Hooper, a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School and an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Center for a New American Security, explains what expectations before the trip, what actually transpired, and what it all means for U.S. foreign policy for East Asia in the months ahead.