Us North Korea Secret Meeting [world Service]

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20180418

Reaction to the secret meeting between the US and North Korea.

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

Reaction to the news that the nominee for US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has met with the North Korean leader.
Also today; Coffee chain Starbucks will close thousands of branches in the US for an afternoon next month to carry out ‘racial-bias’ training. We'll try to find out more about the training. And a major surfing tournament in Australia has been cancelled after two shark attacks.

(Photo: Mike Pompeo, Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump. Credit: Yuri Gripas/Reuters, KCNA handout via Reuters, Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)

20180418

The CIA director has held a secret meeting with North Korea.

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

Reaction to the news that the nominee for US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has met with the North Korean leader.
Also today; Coffee chain Starbucks will close thousands of branches in the US for an afternoon next month to carry out ‘racial-bias’ training. We'll try to find out more about the training. And Germany's biggest crackdown on human trafficking and prostitution has targeted a gang suspected of smuggling sex workers from Thailand.

(Photo: Mike Pompeo, Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump. Credit: Yuri Gripas/Reuters, KCNA handout via Reuters, Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)