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US President Donald Trump has always taken a no-nonsense approach to business.

By Ryan Jones |
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He became famous for unceremoniously “firing” anyone who attempted to pull the wool over his eyes on the hit reality show “The Apprentice.” But it’s no longer wannabe entrepreneurs feeling his wrath. Trump has taken the same blunt approach to his political dealings, and this has been most acutely felt in his changes to American foreign policy.

Most recently, Trump decided that it was nonsensical for the United Nations to have established a dedicated aid agency for the Palestinians when it had never done so for any other refugee population. He was similarly unimpressed that the agency in question, UNRWA, had allowed said Palestinians to pass on their refugee status in hereditary fashion. Again, that’s something no other refugee population had ever been allowed to do. Due to such dishonest maneuvering, of all the millions of refugees worldwide following World War II, the Palestinians were not only the sole remaining refugee population from that era, they had actually increased in number. Why had all the other refugees (Greek, Turkish, etc) been successfully resettled and taken off the books, but...

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