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Singapore Braces for Historic Trump-Kim Summit on June 12

SINGAPORE — The tiny, balmy city-state island of Singapore is bracing for a historic summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un slated to take place there in just one week, on June 12.

An office worker is silhouetted against the financial district while tourists sit by the waterfront, Friday, Feb. 19, 2010 in Singapore. Singapore raised its 2010 GDP forecast and now expects the city-state's economy to grow as much as 6.5 percent after contracting last year. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)