Ryan Hass, David M. Rubenstein fellow in Foreign Policy, foreshadows President Trump’s upcoming trip to Asia by explaining the issues and challenges facing Trump in Asia and offering advice to Trump as he visits Japan, the Philippines, China, South Korea, and Vietnam.
[Kim Jong Un's succession and establishing Ri Sol Ju as the mother of the next North Korean leader] In the past his father and grandfather had multiple wives and there was intense jockeying about who was the heir. He knows the regime focuses on bloodlines, and he has Kim Il Sung’s blood in his veins...[Kim Jong Un] is the third Kim. Is he going to be the one that gives up nuclear weapons and makes North Korea beholden to outside powers? I doubt it.