Triumphs, tribulations of Trump’s first year

“America First” was the battlecry of US President Donald Trump in a turbulent year of US withdrawal from international deals — the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, the Paris Climate accord and membership with UNESCO. It was also a year of engagement between China and the US, with meetings between President Xi Jinping and Mr. Trump. He’s sent thousands of tweets on policy within the year, making him America’s tweeter-in-chief. How well did Mr. Trump do since he entered the White House? Take a listen with Rong Ying of the China Institute of International Studies; Douglas Paal of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; and, Prof. Timothy Hagle of the University of Iowa.

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(Source: CGTN,