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Da Nang, Vietnam: The ‘Decadent Refuge’ Expected to Host Trump-Kim Summit

Sung-Yoon Lee reacts to the expected location of Trump's 2nd meeting with Kim Jong Un, in the South China Morning Post.

US President Donald Trump has confirmed his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take place in Vietnam from February 27 to 28.


Da Nang was known during the war as “a decadent refuge known for prostitution as well as human rights violations”, said Sung-Yoon Lee, professor of Korea studies at The Fletcher School. “These days, it has turned into a decadent capitalist getaway for young people.

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