In his view, collaboration with the Russians in Syria, sanctions on Iran and the nuclear deal, withdrawal of US troops from Irak and antiterrorism struggle in other places of Middle Eastern countries may occur. Also Donald Trump's announcement during his campaign that non-interventionism will be part of his policy may be an overstatement.
Yahia H. Zoubir is Professor of International Relations and International Management, and Director of Research in Geopolitics at KEDGE Business School. For the last 30 years, he has been international visiting faculty in numerous universities and business schools for the last 30 years in China, the United States, and various European and Asian countries. He has published dozens of scholarly works, including books, articles, entries in encyclopedias, and book chapters in international politics, foreign policy, governance, and security issues. He has served as consultant for governments and companies worldwide.