North Korea’s Kim Jong Un called Trump a ‘dotard.’
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North Korean soldiers participate in a target-striking contest in August this year.
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Images of Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are shown on a news program in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.
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