05 noiembrie 2019

The US Might Have Warded Off Turkey’s Syria Invasion, Says DOD ’s Outgoing Mideast Policy Chief

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The Turkish attack on U .S.-backed Kurds in the northeastern reaches of Syria might have been headed off, the Pentagon’s top Middle East policy official said in an exclusive exit interview with Defense One .Just days before Trump announced that he would clear Turkey’s path by withdrawing 50 troops who were helping to patrol a border zone between the two countries, Deputy Assistant Defense Secretary for the Middle East Mick Mulroy and a team of officials across government were working to shore [...]