The split sets the stage for a different mood during the second half of President Donald Trump‘s term, including potential consequences for his administration’s foreign policy.
The Democrats now have more power to potentially influence governmental decisions, be it related to Russia, Saudi Arabia or the Israel-Palestine issue.
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Karl Widerquist – associate professor at Georgetown University in Qatar
Eli Clifton – fellow at The Nation Institute
Rami G Khouri – senior fellow at Harvard Kennedy School
Source: Al Jazeera News