The largest free (or, to be precise, freer) trade area in history (about 40% of the global economy) has been forged, pending the approval of North America’s legislatures…and that could be one big “if.”
Putin follows Assad’s Syria Two-step: claim to fight IS, then hit the other Assad opponents.
After all, he has been dead for over ten years.
One must be leery of emotional issues, such as the plight of the escapees from Syria. Thankfully, there are good reasons to welcome as many escapees as we can to America.