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TOKYO | In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle trumps substance

TOKYO —Foreign journalists will be allowed to journey deep into the mountains of North Korea this week to observe the closing of the country’s Punggye-ri nuclear test site in a much-touted display of goodwill before leader Kim Jong Un’s planned summit with President Donald Trump next month. Expect good imagery. But not much else. The … Continue reading TOKYO | In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle trumps substance