Trump angry after South Korea signals it may ease North Korea sanctions

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the Guardian—President says Seoul will ‘do nothing without our approval’ after foreign minister says sanctions review under way South Korea has considered lifting economic sanctions designed to force North Korea to relinquish its nuclear weapons, drawing a swift rebuke from Donald Trump and exposing a rift in Seoul’s alliance with Washington. On Thursday the South Korean foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, suggested Seoul was increasingly willing to lift sanctions imposed in 2010 after the sinking of a navy...

Donald Trump says South Korea does "nothing without our approval" and won't lift sanctions on North Korea. North Korea has long been critical of South Korea's dependence on the U.S. despite a historic warming of ties between Cold War-era foes.