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Combative Trump Pulls His Punches for One Man: Putin

New York Times Peter Baker (@peterbakernyt)
Eric Auchard
Eric Auchard Given Mr. Trump’s propensity to criticize just about anyone else, including members of his own staff, cabinet and party, his resolute refusal to say anything negative about Mr. Putin has only fueled suspicions about last year’s election. While Mr. Trump adamantly denies any collusion between his team and Russia during the campaign, an email sent to his son, Donald Trump Jr., last summer setting up a meeting with a Russian lawyer with Kremlin ties said the visit was “part of Russia and its government’s support for Mr. Trump.”
Martin Bryant
Martin Bryant It seems the worst criticism Trump will give Putin is mild sarcasm. I wonder why...

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