U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Some Republicans say GOP losses in Tuesday’s elections were a referendum on the president.
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Some Republicans say GOP losses in Tuesday’s elections were a referendum on the president. Lee Jin-man AP
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Some Republicans say GOP losses in Tuesday’s elections were a referendum on the president. Lee Jin-man AP

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