Finweek English Edition - - THE WEEK -

Almost three-quar­ters of the world has lit­tle or no con­fi­dence in US Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump’s global lead­er­ship and his sig­na­ture poli­cies, with sup­port for the Amer­i­can pres­i­dency col­laps­ing fastest among America’s tra­di­tional al­lies in Europe, ac­cord­ing to new polling by the Pew Re­search Cen­ter. The Guardian re­ported on 27 June that the re­search, con­ducted across 37 coun­tries, shows that 74% have lit­tle to no con­fi­dence in the Repub­li­can leader. By con­trast, in the fi­nal years of Barack Obama’s pres­i­dency, a me­dian of 64% ex­pressed con­fi­dence in Obama’s abil­ity to di­rect America’s role in the world, it re­ported.

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