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Russia is killing US soldiers. Trump’s response is a shameful dereliction of duty
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Russia is killing US soldiers. Trump’s response is a shameful dereliction of duty

Michael Fuchs explains how the Trump administration's response to information that the Russians issued bounties for killing U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan constitutes a dereliction of duty.

Donald Trump’s response to Russia’s attempts to kill American soldiers in Afghanistan is a dereliction of duty, and yet another sad reminder that the actions of the US president cost American lives.

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Authors

Michael Fuchs

Senior Fellow