Episode 47: Trump gambles big abroad

In this episode of Polilogue, we discuss America’s relationship with two countries: North Korea and Iran. First, we talk about President Trump’s upcoming summit with Kim Jong-Un in Singapore on June 12. Two of his top foreign affairs officials— Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Advisor John Bolton— have different tones on the upcoming meeting. 

We also discuss Trump’s announcement to get out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or as its more commonly known: the Iran Nuclear Deal. The decision will huge ramifications for America, Iran, and all the other nation states who are/were participating in this multilateral deal. 

  • Introduction
  • Highlight/Lowlight
  • Preparing for North Korea 
  • Reneging on the Iran Deal 
  • New Studio for Face the Nation
  • Rankings
  • Closing

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