Trump’s decision to delegate is ‘key difference’ in gains against ISIS, special envoy says

File photo of Brett McGurk, U.S. special envoy to the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group, by Hadi Mizban/Pool via Reuters President Donald Trump’s decision to delegate tactical decision-making authority to commanders in the field is helping the battle against Islamic State militants in Syria, said Brett McGurk, U.S. special envoy for the coalition against the Islamic State group. “The rapid turn in decision-making is something that is new and is actually causing us to act...

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