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Second Summit with North Korea Coming

January 4, 2019

Episode Notes:

On Wednesday, President Trump said he has received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and that he will be setting up a meeting with Kim "in the not-too-distant future" to restart talks about the North's nuclear programs.

Ankit Panda, Adjunct Senior Fellow in the Defense Posture Project at the Federation of American Scientists and Contributing Editor at War on the Rocks, clarifies the progress and opportunities.

[ 0:18 ] Introduction
[ 0:49 ] Value of the first Singapore Summit
[ 3:37 ] Contesting the definition of 'denuclearization'
[ 7:13 ] Details of concessions so far