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Watch what you wish for, including a Biden victory

Donald Trump has done much to restore the credibility of US power

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Joe Biden speaks as Barack Obama listens during a campaign in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, on Oct. 31: Obama's vice president cannot disavow all responsibility for what happened on Obama's watch.   © Reuters

Bilahari Kausikan is former Permanent Secretary of Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

American foreign policy will not automatically return to a prelapsarian state of grace if Joe Biden becomes the 46th President of the United States. We should not idealize pre-Trump policies.

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