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The end of Pax Americana in the Middle East

Winding down of US involvement in region preceded Trump - and will outlast him

Turkish-backed Syrian fighters during the ongoing assault by Turkey and its allies on Kurdish-held border towns in northeastern Syria. Mr Trump should be criticised for his erratic management of what amounts to his "foreign policy".


THERE are 1,001 reasons to disapprove of the current White House occupant and one could probably author a long volume explaining why he is not fit to hold the most powerful job in the world.

But you do have to give President Donald Trump credit on one issue: More than...

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