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Wed Oct 9, 2019, 09:56 PM

Turkey launches offensive against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria

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urkey’s government launched a long-expected offensive into northeastern Syria on Wednesday, with airstrikes and shelling targeting Syrian Kurdish fighters who have played a central role in aiding the U.S.-led battle against the Islamic State militant group.

The operation — with some ground forces crossing the border later — came just days after President Trump’s startling announcement that the United States would not stand in Turkey’s way, bringing sharp rebukes from even the president’s Republican allies.
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https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/turkey-launches-offensive-against-us-allied-kurdish-forces-in-northern-syria/ar-AAIuVqO?ocid=spartandhp

And, for context, from the long ago time of 2 days ago.
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Turkey-Syria border: Trump threatens to 'obliterate' Turkish economy

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Following accusations from US Kurdish allies they had been "stabbed in the back" and criticism from across the US political spectrum, Mr Trump sent out more tweets later on Monday, warning Turkey not to take advantage of his decision, saying he could "destroy and obliterate" its economy.

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https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-49966216

The Turks know that lying Donnie is a coward. Putin knows that too. Donnie's weak threats don't impress anyone.




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Response to Salaam (Original post)

Wed Oct 9, 2019, 10:11 PM

1. and Lefty wants us to make war against our ally Turkey

The warmongers on the Left come out at last

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Response to Da Mannn (Reply #1)

Wed Oct 9, 2019, 10:13 PM

2. LOL



Donnie is protecting those Trump hotels in Turkey.

And BTW, the Kurds are also our allies.

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Response to Salaam (Reply #2)

Wed Oct 9, 2019, 10:15 PM

3. So you support a war with a NATO ally.

This is why you lost in 2016, Endless war is why you will lose in 2019.

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Response to Da Mannn (Reply #3)

Wed Oct 9, 2019, 10:17 PM

4. LOL

like that endless civil war that some insist on remembering?

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