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Trump's Mideast Trip Signals Shift in Foreign Policy Priorities

Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian, director of the Baker Institute, tells the Arab News that President Trump’s trip to the Middle East demonstrates his willingness to "reengage the U.S. with its traditional partners" in the Gulf and the Middle East. Read the full interview here: http://bit.ly/2rm7fbi