This is the helpful illustration that New York Magazine published to help readers understand its convoluted -- and, needless to say, #FakeNews -- cover story alleging a Trump-Putin plot that began in... 1987. Before the Soviet Union fell. Before Putin had assumed any sort of true power. Oh, that rascally Drumpf, quite the prescient and stable genius!
There were a few errors. I fixed the diagram for 'em:
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Thanks to @BiffSpackle for the illustration.