Turkey launches airstrikes on Syria after Trump pulls back U.S. troops
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 () Turkish forces are bombarding territory held by America's Kurdish allies in Northern Syria. On Wednesday President Trump called the Turkish offensive "a bad idea," but it comes just days after his administration pulled back U.S. troops from the border, exposing the Kurds, who have led the fight against ISIS. Lindsey Graham reports.
Turkey launched airstrikes and fired artillery aimed at crushing Kurdish fighters in northern Syria on Wednesday after U.S. troops pulled back from the area. CBS 2 Also reported by •CBS News •USATODAY.com •NPR •Reuters •WorldNews