The entry into force of the new Afghan deal ensures that Barack Obama, elected president in 2008 on a wave of anti-war sentiment, will pass off both the Afghanistan war and his new war in Iraq and Syria to his successor.
Yes! The Sunni Arab states have cleared all doubts and misapprehensions. They are going after the ISIS, even if that upsets the Sunni-Shia balance of power in Iraq and Syria. In spite of all the criticism, Obama’s campaign against the ISIS has taken off!