Just about the last thing the world wants to ponder right now…
Meanwhile, In Turkey…
Rate cuts and plans for another cross-border incursion in Syria – this time against Assad’s forces.
Erdogan, Lindsey Graham Got Into ‘Heated’ Argument In Oval Office Over iPad Video
“Well, do you want me to go get the Kurds to make one about you?”
House Votes To Sanction Turkey For Syria Massacre, Recognize Armenian Genocide In Sweeping Bipartisan Rebuke Of Trump Leniency
This marks a stunning bipartisan rebuke of both the White House and a NATO ally.
Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi Is Dead. Only For Real This Time
This is at least the fourth time Baghdadi has been killed.
‘International Bandit’ Trump Has Plan To Protect Syrian Oil Fields. And It May Require The Same Number Of Troops As Before
“International state banditry”.
America’s Humiliation In Syria Complete As Putin, Erdogan Strike Deal; Assad Essentially Restored
Dmitry Peskov rubbed it in.
As Syria Ceasefire Expires, Erdogan Meets Putin In Sochi, Iraq Says No Thanks To ‘Mark Esperanto’s’ 1,000 Nomadic US Troops
“There is no permission granted for these forces to stay inside Iraq”.
Hevrin Khalaf Too Dead To Thank Mike Pompeo For ‘Saving Lives’ In Syria Amid Turkey Invasion
“I am highly confident that we saved lives”.
Beyond The Turkey-Kurd ‘Ceasefire’: Trump’s Laissez-Faire Mideast Policy Is A Scam
There are no easy answers.
Wife Of US Spec Ops Soldier Pens Letter To Kurdish Soldiers
“My children play soccer in their Kurdistan jerseys.”
Donald Trump Explicitly Endorses Ethnic Cleansing On Camera
“When those guns start shooting they tend to do things”.
Mike Pence Completes America’s Betrayal Of Kurds, Strikes Devil’s Bargain With Erdogan
You’d be forgiven for asking how this doesn’t constitute a complete and total win for Erdogan.
Pelosi Says Trump Had ‘Meltdown’ In Syria Meeting After House Rebuke, All-Day Graham Criticism
At one point, the president called the Speaker a “third rate politician”.
Trump: Those Kurds Are ‘No Angels’
There was no word on Napoleon Bonaparte’s plans.
Steve Mnuchin Hits Turkey With ‘Very, Very Strong’ Sanctions For Invasion Trump Allowed
Trump, Pence promised, “pressed Erdogan really strongly”.
Liz Cheney: It’s Not Insane To Blame Democrats For Turkey’s Invasion Of Syria
â€œBut I also want to say”…
‘At The End Of The Day, We Are All Syrians’: Assad Gets Hero’s Welcome As Regime Intervenes To Save Kurds
An American “betrayal” leads to chaos.
Mnuchin Defends Inaction On ‘Complicated Situation’ In Syria. Congress Asks ‘For Godâ€™s Sake, What Are They Waiting For?’
“People are being killed right now”.
Trump Orders Full Retreat Of 1,000 US Troops In Northern Syria As Turkey Plans Wider Invasion, Esper Tells CBS
“I spoke with the president last night”…
Death Of Hevrin Khalaf Shines Spotlight On Possible War Crimes In Turkey’s Syria Invasion
Now, the world has a face.
Syria Debacle Spirals As Turkey Accidentally Shells US Troops, ISIS Fighters Escape, Mnuchin Teases Sanctions
So, yeah, it’s going great.Â
After Abandoning Syrian Kurds To ‘Save’ 50 Americans, Trump Commits 1,800 Troops To Saudi Arabia
Altogether, Trump has boosted America’s troop presence in the Mideast by around 14,000 since May.
Putin Not Convinced Erdogan Can Commit Genocide Without Accidentally Jailbreaking Insane Militants
“[I’m] not sure the [Turkish] military will be able take this under control”.
Trump Faces Full-Blown Crisis In Syria, As Turkish Invasion Kills Hundreds, Displaces 64,000 In 48 Hours
“Take it a little bit easy”.