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Series: 5 on 45 Podcast
President-elect Donald Trump boards his airplane before departing from LaGuardia Airport in New York, U.S., December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich - RC14C3F41A70

Advice to Trump as he travels to Asia

Ryan Hass, David M. Rubenstein fellow in Foreign Policy, foreshadows President Trump’s upcoming trip to Asia by explaining the issues and challenges facing Trump in Asia and offering advice to Trump as he visits Japan, the Philippines, China, South Korea, and Vietnam.

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