Dealing with North Korea, Trump puts showmanship first

Jun 14, 07:36 PM

After a news-packed week, we have three covers. In Asia and the Americas we assess the “historic” meeting between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Talk is much better than belligerence, but North Korea has a long history of deceit. If this week’s flimsy agreement is to amount to anything, America must be tough-minded and eagle-eyed. Alas, so far Mr Trump seems keener to play the summit for rating