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Trump-Kim summit in Singapore: From brink of war to peace

The world should celebrate that the summit between two countries, which a year ago were on the brink of war, ended peacefully with an agreement

America was attacked by terrorists on Sept 11, 2001. It caused a paradigm change in United States foreign and security policy.

The new priority was to fight terrorism and its sponsors.


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 16, 2018, with the headline 'Trump-Kim summit in S'pore: From brink of war to peace'. Print Edition | Subscribe