In the crowd at Trump’s inauguration, members of Russia’s elite anticipated a thaw between Moscow and Washington

In the days before Donald Trump’s inauguration, a wealthy Russian pharmaceutical executive named Alexey Repik arrived in Washington, expressing excitement about the new administration.

He posted a photo on Facebook of a clutch of inauguration credentials arranged next to a white “Make America Great Again” hat, writing in Russian: “I believe that President Donald Trump will open a new page in American history.”

Källa: In the crowd at Trump’s inauguration, members of Russia’s elite anticipated a thaw between Moscow and Washington

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