Syria crisis: the west continues to fail

Retaliation against the chemical weapons attack in Syria may briefly relieve western guilt over the country’s tragedy and may also boost US President Donald Trump’s self-image, but it cannot be a substitute for a policy, argues FT deputy editor, Roula Khalaf.

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