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House Speaker Paul Ryan administers the House oath of office to Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., during a mock swearing in ceremony in Washington. Fitzpatrick is among his party's most strident critics of Trump's stance to Putin. Zach Gibson/AP hide caption

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GOP Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick: 'The President Was Manipulated By Vladimir Putin'

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A Russian intercontinental ballistic missile is moved during military training in the mid-1990s near Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia. Arms control has been at the center of a decades-long discussion between Russia and the U.S. Associated Press hide caption

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Arms Control Surfaced In Helsinki, But It's Likely Just Talk

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President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands at their summit in Helsinki, Finland, on Monday. Trump upset many in the U.S. intelligence community by refusing to endorse their finding that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election. Putin said he favored Trump in the election, but did not indicate whether he did anything to help him. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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A supporter of Russian President Vladimir Putin campaigns for him in Red Square in central Moscow. Jolie Myers/NPR hide caption

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After Election Landslide, It's Putin's Russia (More Than Ever)

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A day after meeting with the Russian president during an economic summit in Vietnam, President Trump told reporters he sided with U.S. intelligence agencies but believed that Putin "feels" his country "did not meddle in the election." Jorge Silva/AP hide caption

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Bill Browder, chief executive officer of Hermitage Capital Management, takes his seat as he arrives for a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in July. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Putin Critic Says He's Afraid The Kremlin Would 'Wipe Me Out One Way Or Another'

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Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to a speech during the Dialogue of Emerging Market and Developing Countries in Xiamen in southeastern China's Fujian Province on Tuesday. Mark Schiefelbein/AP hide caption

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Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting to discuss the Ukrainian peace process at the German federal Chancellery on Oct. 19, 2016, in Berlin. Adam Berry/Getty Images hide caption

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William Browder testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday about Russian President Vladimir Putin's government, including allegations of vast and systematic corruption. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Russian businessman Aras Agalarov, left, Miss Universe Gabriela Isler and pageant owner Donald Trump at the Miss Universe pageant in Moscow in 2013. It was there that Trump — then the pageant's owner — spent several days hobnobbing with Russia's elite. Irina Bujor/AP hide caption

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At The 2013 Miss Universe Contest, Trump Met Some Of Russia's Rich And Powerful

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President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on Friday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Businessman Oleg Deripaska (left) greets Russian President Vladimir Putin during a visit to a factory in Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region in September 2014. Mikhail Klimentyev/AP hide caption

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, shown during a joint news conference with his Moldovan counterpart following their meeting Tuesday in Moscow, said President-elect Donald Trump won a "convincing victory." Sergei Ilnitsky/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., was spotted in Moscow speaking to business leaders. The former Trump surrogate probably will not be the last Trump supporter building ties in Russia. Stephen Morton/Getty Images hide caption

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Rex Tillerson, chief executive officer of Exxon Mobile Corp., left, listens on the opening day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum this past June. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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