Trump: ‘I do know how Kim is doing’
28 April 2020 | 9:21 am
US President Donald Trump on Monday appeared to confirm that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is alive, saying he wished him well after days of speculation over the dictator's whereabouts.
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