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In Helsinki, Trump wasn't apologetic enough

In Helsinki, Trump wasn't apologetic enough

When discussing the recent summit between President Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, why do you not talk about how the Trump administration has, in fact, escalated tensions with Russia? From the tone of your editorial (“Congress must rebuke Trump on Putin grovel,” July 17), the reader would be forgiven for thinking that President Trump only wanted to appease Russia and pursue peace (if only), but that the ideal policy would involve greater confrontation with and provocation of another nuclear power (which would be insane).

On the contrary, the most recent...

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