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What We’re Watching: It’s a Kim Jong-un Christmas!

North Koreans bearing gifts? – What kind of present will North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un leave under the tree for President Trump this year? US spooks are worried it could be a missile test: Talks over the North's nuclear arsenal have stalled since a summit between the two leaders broke down in February, leaving Pyongyang chafing under US sanctions. Testing a new ICBM that could reach the US would be one way for Kim to get Trump's attention, but it might provoke the US to seek even tighter financial curbs against the North. China, South Korea, and Japan have engaged in a flurry of diplomacy in recent days to try to tamp down rising tensions.

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Pulling Back the Curtain on Kim Jong-un

While North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's grip on power seems to be ironclad, so much of his rule is shrouded in mystery. Anna Fifield, Beijing bureau chief for the Washington Post, has traveled to Pyongyang more than nearly any other foreign journalist and she paints a remarkably vivid portrait of the young ruler. And on Puppet Regime, as the summer draws to a close, Kim and Donald go camping.

North Korea Tensions Heat Up: World in 60 Seconds

President Trump could have egg on his face if North Korea tests a new missile.

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Second Trump-Kim Summit: World in 60 Seconds

Don't be surprised if Trump talks about decreasing troop numbers in South Korea.

It's your World in 60 Seconds!


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PUPPET REGIME: TRUMP AND KIM ENTER THE RING

As the anticipation builds in Hanoi, we go ringside for the walkouts of heavyweight contenders "KIM JONG-UNstoppable" and Donald "The Bitter Hitter of Twitter" Trump. Watch the showdown here.