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U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in discuss issues including security and trade at a joint press conference in Seoul Tuesday.   © Reuters
Economy

Looking to save US trade deal, Seoul eyes weapons purchases

Trump keeps up pressure on South Korea as a warning to NAFTA

SOTARO SUZUKI, Nikkei staff writer | South Korea

SEOUL -- U.S. President Donald Trump pressed his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in to revise their countries' free trade agreement in talks here Tuesday, an issue Seoul aims to defuse by expanding imports of American military equipment.

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