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Kurds Scramble For Security Arrangement Ahead Of U.S. Withdrawal From Syria - The Media Line

Kurds Scramble For Security Arrangement Ahead Of U.S. Withdrawal From Syria - The Media Line

Themedialine - 2019-01-16 19:14

Kurds Scramble For Security Arrangement Ahead Of U.S. Withdrawal From Syria - The Media Line - Themedialine

Trump vs. Trotsky: The Many Consequences of a U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-23 18:01
Once again, in 280 characters or less, Donald Trump upended U.S. policy that many thought was settled. Trump’s series of tweets last month announcing the defeat of ISIS and the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria stunned his own national security team, t ...

Trump vs. Trotsky: The Many Consequences of a U.S. Withdrawal From Syria - Foreign Policy Research Institute

FPRI - 2019-01-23 15:49

Unchecked and Unbalanced? The Politics and Policy of U.S. Nuclear Launch Authority

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-17 01:11
Abstract Presidential control of U.S. nuclear launch authority lacks robust checks and balances. Recent congressional attempts to restrict sole presidential […] ...

Peshmerga Media Center and Media Team of U.S. Army conduct joint coverage of the Peshmerga 2nd Brigade

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-16 20:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On January 14th, 2019, the Media Center of KRG Ministry of Peshmerga and the Media Consultants of the U.S. Army conducted a joint media operation covering the Peshmerga 2nd Infantry Brigade of Kirkuk. At the start of t ...

Kurds fear their fate as Turkey says Trump reaffirmed U.S. Syria withdrawal

CBS News - 2019-01-15 16:34
The pullout of U.S. troops from Syria has American allies bracing for more conflict. President Trump spoke to Turkey's president on the phone Monday and warned him not to mistreat members of the Kurdish Community who are fighting ISIS alongside the U.S. T ...

James Foley's Mother Joins Shaheen to Oppose U.S. Withdrawal From Syria | New Hampshire Public Radio

NHPR - 2019-01-12 00:34

U.S. withdrawal from Syria jeopardizes justice for American victims - News - fosters.com - Dover, NH

Fosters - 2019-01-11 18:59

U.S. withdrawal from Syria won't happen without protections for Kurds, Bolton says - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-10 23:51

Turkey and the Kurds turn to Russia to solve problems sparked by U.S. exit from Syria

Washington Post - 2019-01-10 21:51
Amid conflicting signals from the Trump administration over how and when U.S. troops will leave, all sides are hoping Russia will come up with a solution. ...

On Iraq visit, Mike Pompeo seeks to reassure Kurds about U.S. withdrawal from Syria | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-01-10 06:02

Turkey snubs Bolton over U.S. request to spare Kurds in Syria

CBS News - 2019-01-08 16:24
National Security Adviser John Bolton is cutting his visit to Turkey short after being snubbed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Turkish president is angry over the apparent reversal of the U.S. withdrawal from Syria. Holly Williams reports. ...

Bolton arrives in Turkey amid tensions over U.S. withdrawal from Syria

NBC News - 2019-01-08 12:16
The Trump administration is seeking assurances that Turkey will not attack Kurds after U.S. troops leave. ...

Bolton Says U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Is Conditional

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-07 07:25
The Trump administration won’t withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria unless Turkey offers a firm commitment not to target America’s Kurdish allies, White House national security adviser John Bolton said. ...

Exclusive: U.S. commanders recommend letting Kurdish fighters in Syria keep weapons

Reuters - 2018-12-29 08:47
U.S. commanders planning for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria are recommending that Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State be allowed to keep U.S.-supplied weapons, four U.S. officials said, a move that would likely anger NATO ally Turkey. ...

Real Clear Politics: U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Is a Risky Mistake, but Trump Did It Anyway

Justice for Kurds - 2018-12-27 12:21
WASHINGTON — President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull American troops from Syria is riskier than it looks. It ends a low-cost, high-impact mission and creates a vacuum that will be filled by one of a series of bad actors — Iran, Russia, Turkey, Islamic e ...

Turkey bolsters military on Syrian border as U.S. readies pull-out

Reuters - 2018-12-23 21:14
Turkey began reinforcing its positions on both sides of its border with Syria on Sunday, a Reuters witness said, as Ankara and Washington agreed to coordinate a U.S. withdrawal from Syria. ...

U.S. withdrawal from Syria may leave Kurdish allies in a lurch

Washington Times - 2018-12-20 10:32
An abrupt U.S. withdrawal from Syria will have major spillover effects on a number of players in the conflict, including Iran, but the biggest short-term impact is likely to be felt by Syria's Kurdish minority, who have provided critical help in the fight ...