Trump warns North Korean leader ‘to behave’
18 April 2017 | 11:46 am
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania kick off the White House Easter egg roll. Trump answered a reporter's question about North Korea by saying North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un: "Got to behave."
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