Rebecca Johnson is a vocal advocate for the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Photo: Lingnan University

Trump should give Kim a chance to rebuild economy in exchange for nuclear disarmament, says Nobel peace laureate Rebecca Johnson

  • ‘Kim can see the writing on the wall’ of failing to rejuvenate the North Korean economy, says Rebecca Johnson, a vocal advocate for a nuclear-free world
  • She hopes Trump will break with conventional wisdom and sideline hawkish advisers who advocate for greater pressure and sanctions
Topic |   North Korea

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Rebecca Johnson is a vocal advocate for the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Photo: Lingnan University
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US President Donald Trump walks with North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore in June 2018. Photo: AFP

US and North Korea in behind-the-scenes talks over third summit, South Korea’s Moon Jae-in says

  • Trump says he will not meet Kim Jong-un during G20 trip to Asia, but may ‘speak with him in a different form’
  • Recent exchange of letters between US and North Korean leaders has boosted hopes for a revival of stalled negotiations
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US President Donald Trump walks with North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore in June 2018. Photo: AFP
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