Dr Robert Patman talks historic summit

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Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 11:59a.m.

Professor at University of Otago, Political Expert Dr Robert Patman with Newstalk ZB 's Chris Lynch what came out of the US Presdient Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have achieved from Korean their historic meeting between the two leaders.
Dr Patman says we shouldn't get the outcome out of proportion- He says Kim Jong Un has got more out of the meeting than Donald Trump- Dr Patman believes Donald Trump confuses commercial deal making with political deal making.

Patman says Donald Trump needs to heal relationships with his allies like the G8 summit countries- Dr Patman says Mr Trump is taking a political risk by talking to a leader with a very poor human rights record.

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