Possible Trump-Kim summit is a slippery slope

The possible meeting between U.S. President Trump and North Korean Leader Kim that is planned for the near future could be a sign of better policies on the Korean Peninsula if established on realistic terms.

A possible meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump could be the biggest success of the Winter Olympics in South Korea if it does not turn into the biggest failure.

Don’t drink the kimchi soup first, as the Korean proverb goes. Or don’t count your chickens before they’re hatched, as the English proverb goes. It’s a tightrope, which is very difficult to walk on so the world should not get very hopeful about this summit until it actually happens and produces something to be held on.

First of all, when the two meet, Trump will be the first sitting American president to come together with a North Korean leader. Is this a good thing or a bad thing and why did other presidents before Trump not meet North Korean leaders?

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