Russia Probe Raises The Stakes On Trump’s Asia Trip
Russia probe raises the stakes on Trump’s Asia trip
Air Force One lifts off on Friday
The President will participate in a 12-day, five country trip
Whether the 12-day journey to Asia offers a welcome diversion — or whether his preoccupation with Russia becomes a dangerous distraction — is a question that will be answered along the way as he leaves Washington on Friday.
The President’s aides have spent months preparing an agenda that will keep Trump engaged and upbeat, people familiar with the planning of the trip said. With this week’s indictments of two former campaign aides and the announcement of a guilty plea from another, …