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Helping America isn't part of Putin's plan

Toward the end of his 12-day trip to Asia, President Trump tweeted, "When will all the haters and fools out there realize that having a good relationship with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing. There [sic] always playing politics -- bad for our country. I want to solve North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, terrorism, and Russia can greatly help!"

Trump has a point. Russia can, in theory, "greatly help." But it probably won't, at least

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