China, North Korea set to top Mike Pompeo’s agenda during trip to Asia

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China, North Korea set to top Mike Pompeo’s agenda during trip to Asia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will head to Asia next week with an agenda dominated by a stalemate in Washington’s nuclear talks with North Korea and impasses with Beijing over trade, Taiwan and the South China Sea.Pompeo will travel to Thailand on Tuesday for the Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) regional forum where North Korea’s launch of medium-range missiles this week and increasingly assertive Chinese maritime actions will be major issues. US officials on Friday declined…

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