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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday pushed back against a North Korean state media report that U.S. President Donald Trump agreed during this week's Singapore summit with Kim Jong Un to gradually lift sanctions against Pyongyang, saying Trump had been very clear about the sequence of steps in the process. The Singapore declaration signed by US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un cemented the goal of denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula. However, there were not a lot of details as to how that was going to be accomplished. The Heritage Foundation’s Riley Walters shares what ongoing discussions may look like as well as potential pitfalls.Fighting continued Thursday for a second day around the vital Yemen Red Sea port city of Hodeidah as a pro-government coalition backed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) attempt to wrest control of the city's airport and seaport from Houthi rebels. The capture of the city could give the coalition the upper hand in the war. Ohio State University Mideast Studies Center director Alam Payind discusses.