Great power rivals underestimate US at their peril

Arab News | Oct 23, 2020 at 7:22 PM
  • There is much truth in the Latin phrase that translates as, “when the cat’s away the mice will play”.
  • In this uncertain environment, Trump will surely dispute the result, a flurry of court cases will ensue, and the most powerful country in the world will be left in limbo, its political system discredited, whoever wins the poisoned chalice of the presidency.
  • The US would rejoin the agreement as a starting point for follow-up negotiations”.