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With Saudi Arabia as with Russia, Trump's view muffles his administration's

Nov 20, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

One of the more consistently odd aspects of President Trump's first year in office was his continued refusal to accept the intelligence community's assessment that the Russian government had tried to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. Any number of theories was posited, ranging from Trump's insecurity about his narrow margin of victory to claims about Trump's business interests to assertions that Russian President Vladimir Putin held Trump in his sway.

None of those theories was ...