US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP
Wee Kek Koon
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A Chinese king’s lies cost him his life – for Trump, the presidency is on the line

Despite the US president’s endless falsehoods, he seems to be able to count on the support of his base – a similar strategy didn’t work out well for a Zhou dynasty ruler

US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, in South Dakota, on July 3. Photo: AFP
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