Anna Fifield

US Political Correspondent, Financial Times

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US political correspondent for the Financial Times

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On the other side of the DMZ, President Trump shook hands with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un.

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On the other side of the DMZ, President Trump shook hands with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un.

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