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'Disgusting, Disgraceful': Fury as Trump Suggests Ditching Kurds Justified Because 'They Didn't Help Us With Normandy'
"Trump to the Kurds: 'Drop dead, because you didn't help us with Normandy.' Yes, really. This is real life."
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Amid Reports of Civilian Deaths, Sanders Condemns Trump for 'Giving Turkish Army Permission' to Slaughter Kurds in Syria
"I strongly condemn Trump's reckless decision to abandon our Kurdish allies to their fate at the hands of Turkish President Erdoğan."
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Now Trump Is Whining the Kurds Didn't Help Us At Normandy and They and We Are Doomed
Photos by Delil Souleiman/AFP. Front photo by Win McNamee/Getty What the actual fuck. With the entire world denouncing his feckless, unconscionable abandonment of US-allied Kurds in Syria to Turkish atrocities, desperate Kurdish civilians vowing to act as human shields, and a humanitarian crisis...
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The reason "43" should be treated as a pariah is not because he is a Republican or a conservative, but because he caused the deaths of thousands of innocent people and tortured hundreds of others. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Dear Ellen: The Problem With George W. Bush Is Not His Beliefs—It’s His War Crimes
Bush may owe Ellen six bucks for nachos. He owes the rest of us a prison sentence at The Hague.
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'Humanitarian Catastrophe': Civilians Flee as Turkey Launches Trump-Sanctioned Military Assault on Kurds in Syria
A spokesman for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) accused Turkish forces of deliberately targeting "civilian areas."
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After US Withdrawal, Turkey Announces Troops Are in Place for Planned Offensive Against Kurds in Syria
"There are huge concerns about the security ramifications this operation could have. It's very difficult to predict when any military operation might start."
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To win reelection, Trump, a corrupt con man (who jumped ship on his own bankrupt casinos, money in hand, leaving others holding the bag) will cheat and lie. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) Views
The Real Cover-Up: Putting Donald Trump’s Impeachment in Context
High crimes and misdemeanors of the fading American century.
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It is difficult to see in what way Russia is benefited by Turkey’s incursion into northeast Syria. (Photo: @LevHavryliv/Twitter) Views
Winners and Losers From Trump Throwing Syrian Kurds Under the Bus
Washington’s crusade against Iran and Russia (in the latter case with the exception of Trump) is irrelevant to this move, which is mainly about the Kurds and America’s further betrayal of them after they defeated ISIL for us.
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President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech as he attends Turkey-Serbia Business Forum, in Belgrade, Serbia on October 07, 2019. (Photo: Murat Kula/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) News
Just Hours After Trump Bends to Erdoğan, Reports Indicate Turkey's Bombing of Kurdish Forces Has Begun
"The Turkish threats mean that the situation in this region will return to point zero," warned the SDF on Monday. "There will be chaos once again."
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The SDF is now vulnerable to the full might of the Turkish army. (Photo: James Gordon/cc/flickr) Views
What to Expect from Turkey’s Coming Invasion of Syria
Erdogan’s government is preparing to enter Syria for a major military operation against the SDF.
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