Trump: A year of unclear Middle East policy

Since he has taken office, Donald Trump has seemed confused about important issues in the Middle East as he made statement after statement that made US policy in the region seem unclear at best.

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    Saturday will mark one year since Donald Trump took the oath of office, becoming the 45th president of the United States.

    Under Trump, the US' Middle East policy has witnessed some highly controversial decisions.

    One year in, what this administration thinks its policies in the region will ultimately achieve remains unclear.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr looks at how his presidency has impacted the Middle East.


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