Set against a tense, eerie silence in the landmine-riddled mountains separating South and North Korea, the Demilitarised Zone may be the highest-stakes negotiation site on earth. It is not the sort of place for mistakes.

It is the latest spot where Ivanka Trump has tried her hand at statecraft.

On Sunday, Ivanka Trump, the president's elder daughter, used an impromptu meeting between her father and Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, to further slip into the role of unofficial spokeswoman and budding stateswoman for the Trump administration. With her husband, fellow senior adviser Jared Kushner, at her side, Ivanka

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