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Trump ups the ante on North Korea with state terrorist label

After conciliatory noises during Asia trip, US president reverses course

| North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on Nov. 20 to reinstate North Korea on the list of state-sponsored terrorist nations came just days after he appeared to have taken some of the heat out of his confrontation with Pyongyang during his recent trip to Asia and reduced worries that he might launch a preventive war.

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