Trump: US patience with the North Korean regime ‘is over’ — Trump’s honeymoon with China’s Xi also seems to end

Peace and Freedom

Updated 6:31 PM ET, Fri June 30, 2017

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President Donald Trump and South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in at the White House, June 30, 2017. Photo: Xinhua

Washington (CNN)  President Donald Trump, speaking alongside South Korean President Moon Jae-in, declared Friday US patience with the North Korean regime “is over.”

“The era of strategic patience with the North Korean regime has failed,” Trump said in a statement from the Rose Garden. “And, frankly, that patience is over.”
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The remarks were the latest sign that Trump is growing increasingly frustrated with the lack of progress in curbing North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs, which top US officials have eyed with increasing concern in recent months.
The South Korean President’s visit to the White House came after Trump approved a series of measures designed to ratchet up pressure on North Korea — while also sending signals…

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