Trump’s about-face: US drops support for Syrian Kurds after Turkey call

FRANCE 24 English Oct 7, 2019

They were the boots on the ground that turned the tide and defeated Isis. But after a Sunday phone call between the US and Turkish presidents, Donald Trump’s announced the end of Washington’s military backing for Syria’s Kurds. It opens the door for Ankara to launch an invasion. After Ukraine, maybe one of our panelists has an insight as to the transcript of this latest phone call.

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