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Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich, an informal adviser to U.S. President Donald J. Trump, told the Kyiv Post on May 16 that he expects the administration’s stance against Russia will harden.

“I would be surprised if they don’t increase the lethality of the weapons that are made available to Ukraine,” Gingrich said. “I think we want to maximize the ability of Ukrainians to defend themselves, without necessarily forcing Russia into a major escalation.”

Emphasizing that he was not speaking for the Trump administration, Gingrich said that “looking at what’s going on, looking at the people in charge now. They’re very tough-minded. They’re aware you have this low-grade war going on and Ukrainians are at a disadvantage. It’s not in our interest for Ukrainians to be at a disadvantage. We should figure out what are the most useful force multipliers that would be helpful in raising the costs to the Russian so they decide they can’t continue their adventure in eastern Ukraine.”

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Newt may be serious however I cannot see Trump ever taking a stand against Putin. Trump is tied to Russian money and will never work against losing these funds. until the the USA actually does something real, something of real value to help Ukraine against Russia I do not believe a word they say! Trump wants to be best friends with Putin and Trump cares not what crimes, murders, destruction Putin creates.

Trump views the Office of the President as a means to increase his personal and corporate wealth. Trump will want to turn the USA into a nation like Russia where those in power can rob as much as they like and not worry about accountability. .

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