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After the Singapore summit pageantry, work still required

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After the Singapore summit pageantry, work still required

At times, diplomacy can invoke more symbol than substance, and symbolism was on full display at the summit between President TrumpDonald John TrumpWhat you need to know about Tuesday's elections Danny Tarkanian wins Nevada GOP congressional primary Laxalt, Sisolak to face off in Nevada governor's race MORE and Kim Jong-un in Singapore. But lacking was even the appearance of actions that could lead to a verifiable denuclearization agreement on the Korean Peninsula. If diplomacy is to be effective in the coming months, substance must now be front and center. Make no mistake, the symbolism of a handshake between the leaders of the United States and North Korea should not be understated. Nor should