McCain assembles "Shadow War Cabinet" to drive more hawkish US foreign policy




With the Republicans taking control of the Senate earlier this month following the Democrat’s crippling defeat in the mid-term elections, President Obama has now effectively been downgraded to a domestic and foreign policy lame duck. Second term Presidents often have their hands tied at home but tend to make progress on the international scene by signing trade deals and, typically, negotiating ceasefires in faraway lands. Obama will struggle to even achieve that with the Republicans...
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