Kareem Shaheen

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Kareem Shaheen is a Middle East correspondent for the Guardian.

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Last week, President Trump stunned the world by striking Syria with 59 Tomahawk missiles in retaliation for Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons against his own people.

Mixed messages from America's new hard line on Syria

Last week, President Trump stunned the world by striking Syria with 59 Tomahawk missiles in retaliation for Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons against his own people.

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