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.
Donald Trump is a man who thrives on instability and somehow sees himself as the sole voice of reason in an unreasonable world. If the wisdom of the old school suggests one course of action, he’ll pursue the contrary one.
The proposed move of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem is the result of calculations made by the remarkably ill-informed group surrounding him. This team lacks any serious knowledge or understanding of the Middle East.