America’s new policy in building a new world order under President Donald Trump and curbing the growing power of Russia, China and Iran is an attempt by Washington to maintain the declining US hegemony, a political analyst in London says.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made the announcement on Tuesday in Brussels, urging US allies to join Trump’s efforts in building a “new liberal order” under US leadership.
In a speech in Brussels before a meeting of NATO defense ministers, Pompeo said Trump was reshaping the post-World War II system on the basis of sovereign states, not multilateral institutions.
Adam Garrie, a British author in London and managing editor of The Duran news website, said it was not surprising for the policy announcement by the Trump administration, saying it was part of the US government’s character to impose its hegemony on other nations.
“No one should be surprised when an American secretary of state…