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Donald Trump and the Transatlantic Alliance Trump’s view of allies and trade represents an existential threat to the transatlantic alliance....

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Is President Trump a geopolitical opportunity for India? The changes in the web of international relations brought about by the new president...

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What Trump’s Victory means for Africa
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Trump, a symbol of populism
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