So predictably the President’s fans are rallying around President Donald Trump. They think that the targeted assassination of a high-level government official of a foreign country is standing up to terrorism. These same exact people would be screaming bloody murder if a foreign government targeted the Vice-President, The Secretary of a Defense or the head of the CIA. Qasem Soleimani could be read as either of these three or perhaps all three.

The consequences of this strategic mistake have started. Iraq wants American troops out of the country, their country. I need to place emphasis on this because some…