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How Britain can still count after it quits

On foreign policy, 27 + 1 could add up to more than you might think

By Malcolm Rifkind   March 2017

In last year’s interview with the Atlantic, Barack Obama warned that a country that would “resort to nationalism as an organising principle” and that “never takes on the responsibilities of a country its size in maintaining the international order” would create conflict. He was referring to China but, in the light of President Donald Trump’s inaugural speech, he might just as easily have been referring to the United States.

Trump is the first US…

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