Snapshots from around the region
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister
Pham Binh Minh prepare for a photo opportunity before a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Hanoi, Vietnam, 9 July 2018. Pompeo was quick to tout Vietnam’s economic prosperity in a follow-up message to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, promising that the reclusive communist nation could follow Vietnam’s economic “miracle”
– in exchange for nuclear disarmament.