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Trump's grand strategic train wreck

Policy implications of his basic grand strategic concepts add up to a Gordian knot of conflicting initiatives

Mr Trump's "America First" grand strategy diverges significantly from - and intentionally subverts - the bipartisan consensus underpinning US foreign policy since World War II.


BELIEVE it or not, President Donald Trump has a grand strategy. According to some analysts, Mr Trump's endless streams of erratic and apparently improvisational ideas don't add up to anything consistent or purposeful enough to call a grand strategy. We see it otherwise. Beneath...

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