Trump’s Decision To Withdraw From Syria Is Triumph For Erdogan – Analysis
Tuesday, 8 October 2019 () By Dorian Jones
President Donald Trump’s announcement of a U.S. withdrawal from northern Syria, paving the way for a Turkish military operation against a Kurdish militia in the area, is widely being seen as a diplomatic triumph for Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended himself against fierce criticism from Republicans and Democrats over his decision to clear U.S. troops out of northern Syria, which has allowed Turkey to attack America's Kurdish allies unimpeded. Colette Luke has more.