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Trump broke long-standing US Presidential policy by ignoring advice of US Generals to keep country in perpetual war, report finds

Although a solid majority of Americans want to rein in US military deployments in the Middle East, the national security establishment is committed to doing the opposite. Whether for idealogical or financial reasons, or both. 

It had been trying to box Donald Trump in like every other president, but by choosing a different policy, he has blown up their schemes and offered the country a new course, one that does not involve a permanent state of war, The American Conservative says.

The Syria withdrawal shows this fundamental quandary of the Trump presidency.

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