The Kurds Suffered Over 11,000 deaths in Our Shared Fight against ISIS. Trump Thrashed That Sacrifice as an Afterthought
Let’s be clear about two things up front. First, the Kurds fought hard – are still fighting – for their own, valid reasons. They were not just helping us. Second, there are ties between the Syrian Kurds and the PKK, a shadowy group of Turkish Kurds fairly described often as Marxist terrorist. All of that is true. None of it justifies what Trump has done.
Trump’s precipitous decision (Whim? Reaction?