I've said it before and I'll say it again, Vladimir Putin is a chess player who's currently playing at the level of a Grandmaster. Vladimir Putin's real long game - which I wrote about here (seriously, read it) - hinges on American decline. Donald Trump is helping Putin achieve his goals.
The fact that Putin's playing Donald Trump for a fool is no accident.
The Russian president has been planning what he's currently doing for quite some time now, as Putin's rise in Russian politics makes clear ...