The fact is that Trump's decision just gave terrorists another very clear excuse to continue on the path of terrorism.
Caution hasn't been a characteristic of the White House since Donald Trump took over the presidency.
Donald Trump clearly could not care less about balancing interests. The only foreign policy deal he is happy with is one that makes him feel like he has won.
Whoever finds Trump’s move irrational and dangerous just needs to soberly look at the logic of American and German Middle East policy for the last 15 years.
Europe will not be able to compensate for the loss of authority that the U.S. has inflicted upon itself here.