Donald Trump 'losing leverage' in Syria after diplomatic U-turn

President Trump's goal to end "endless wars" and bring his troops home is laudable - who doesn't want world peace?


But the confused way he's attempted to achieve this in Syria could fundamentally reshape global alliances, while simultaneously breathing life into Islamic State.


Barely a week since Donald Trump flipped US foreign policy on its head:


  • Kurdish forces, a key counter-terrorism ally, have sided with arch foe President Assad and...