Gordon Streeb, Charge d'affaires at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi at the time of the Bhopal tragedy, told The Tribune in an e-mail interview that the Government of India had welcomed Union Carbide chairman Warren Anderson’s plan to visit Bhopal in 1984 and had given the assurance that he would get access to the site and would be allowed to return to the United States safely.
On June 30, Donald J. Trump became the first US president to set foot in North Korea. Trump made history when stepped across a low concrete marker accompanied by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and walked a few steps into the North. The two leaders agreed to have their negotiators resume an effort to reach what has so far been an elusive nuclear deal. US President Donald J. Trump, accompanied by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, stepped into North Korea at the border village of Panmunjom on June 30. Trump is the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea. (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)