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Trump on Syria and China: Pragmatic or just fickle?

His about-turns on foreign policy and trade demonstrate that he is a leader who is willing to change his views and adjust his policies in response to changing circumstances. Doesn't it?

Mr Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago, Florida, last week. There are no indications that Mr Trump's tough rhetoric on China will be translated into specific policies anytime soon.


ESTABLISHED in 1940 by prominent American public figures, theĀ America First Committee (AFC) was an organisation that tried to mobilise the public against US entry into World War II. Committed to so-called isolationist principles, the AFC included several individuals, such as...

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