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All the reasons S’pore is hosting Trump-Kim summit, ranked https://t.co/Es7WFcNgeo

President Donald Trump has thanked Singapore for hosting the United States-North Korea summit between him and Kim Jong-un on June 12, 2018. Advertisement Now that Singapore has been chosen and Singaporeans wait with bated breath for the fateful day to arrive with more details getting finalised by the day and hour, here is a look at all the reasons the media locally and overseas have cited about why our country landed this coveted gig. Singapore is a friend to all • Singapore has existing relationships with United States and North Korea. • Singapore is only one of 47 countries worldwide that has a North Korean embassy here. • Singapore is a common port of call for American warships — a testament to our long-term security alignment with the United States. • Former US Ambassador to Singapore David Adelman said Singapore “has carefully worked to be a friend to all, which has e...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/05/trump-kim-singapore-reasons/

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