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Will Obama's parting shots hit targets?

US ties with Israel, Russia worsen amid decisions to abstain on UN vote, eject 35 Russians

Last week's decisions by Mr Obama may have been part of an attempt to box in Mr Trump by making it more difficult for him to begin his diplomatic love fests with Mr Obama's foes in Jerusalem and Moscow.


FOLLOWING the news that emanated from Washington last week, an objective observer may conclude that two of the most dramatic foreign policy crises of Barack Obama's presidency occurred during his last 30 days or so in office. Indeed, the major American newspapers carried...

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