Workers walk and stand at the Lynas rare earth plant in Gebeng, eastern Malaysia, April 19, 2012. The minerals are crucial to high-tech manufacturing. Lai Seng Sin | AP
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Trump’s North Korea Play: a Ploy to Secure Vast Deposits of Rare Earth Elements?

It’s not far-fetched to consider ‘The Art of the Deal’ applied to North Korea’s allegedly vast rare earth resources.