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Summit holds risk for both Trump and Kim

Possible outcomes range from a historic breakthrough to bringing armed conflict closer

HIROSHI MINEGISHI and TSUYOSHI NAGASAWA, Nikkei staff writers | North Korea

SEOUL/WASHINGTON -- Both U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are taking a major gamble with their planned summit by May that could end the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile development or exacerbate regional tensions.

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