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Witcover: A crack in Senate Republican solidarity behind Trump

Witcover: A crack in Senate Republican solidarity behind Trump

Are Senate Republicansfinally stirring themselves from their stupor over President Donald Trump's reckless Middle East foreign policy?

The recent resounding 68-23 Senate vote for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's amendment rebuking the president over pulling out U.S. troops from Syria and Afghanistan may signal an overdue break with Mr. Trump by his heretofore most staunch ally on Capitol Hill. Joining the protest were 43 Republicans.

Mr. McConnell's warning that al-Qaida and ISIS and their affiliates in the two war-torn countries "continue to pose a serious threat to us here at home" calls on Mr. Trump to maintain his efforts against them "before...

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