It’s normal for Donald Trump to want to defend his country’s interests – that’s why he was elected. But, his whims and impulses risk seriously undermining international relations.
All those who, perhaps, at the beginning of Trump's time in office had hoped that the populist would grow into his office and take his responsibility for his country and the world seriously are now disappointed. Sad!
Trump’s debut on the United Nations podium has confirmed that the president lacks a strategic vision of the world and the role a superpower like the United States should play in it.
The humiliation and despair that come with the decline in the U.S. economy have been building for years and finally engendered the presidency of Trump, a political outsider. Trump did not win the presidency with his personal appeal alone.
The 'America First' policy of the Trump administration has significant negative foreign policy implications on Kenya in economic, security and political terms.
...[H]is America First ideology, sharply reduced State Department budget and other developments suggest a significant retrenchment in American engagement with Africa...
Trump’s rejection of the idea of US leadership and his substitution of that for an adversarial approach based on "America First" formed the backdrop of the meeting.
The world is returning to its original shape.