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For Diplomat In Chief Trump, It’s All Personal
Trump signals global relations will be driven by feelings about leaders

President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May participate in a joint press conference at the East Room of the White House on Friday. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

ANALYSIS | For Donald Trump, it’s all personal. But British Prime Minister Theresa May showed him that might not be enough.

During his first joint press conference with a foreign leader, it became clear that American foreign policy will be, in part, driven by how the former real estate mogul and businessman feels about his counterparts.