Clearing the fog: How Reuters covered the ups and downs of the Trump-Kim summit

FILE PHOTO - U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sit down for a dinner during the second U.S.-North Korea summit at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam February 27, 2019. Also pictured at right are U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo

SEOUL/HANOI (Reuters) – North Korea’s leadership once said its decisions should be “cloaked in fog”, Vietnam’s ruling party keeps a tight rein on domestic media, and U.S. President Donald Trump relishes keeping the press guessing. Put this all together and it’s a nightmare for journalists. Lack of information on even basic details like locations and […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories