Sun, Jun 05, 2016, 02:58 PM
US presidential candidates have struggled to win the backing of Arab-American voters. In 2000, the majority voted for George W Bush but eight years later, Barack Obama was their presidential choice. Republican candidate Donald Trump has managed to alienate both Islamic and Christian Arab-Americans with his call to ban Muslims from entering the US. But it has to be seen whether that means that the Democrats will win their vote or not.