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US, Turkey agree on Turkish
cease-fire with Syrian Kurds

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Posted By: MainelySane, 10/17/2019 5:18:24 PM

The U.S. and Turkey agreed Thursday to a cease-fire in the Turks' deadly attacks on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, requiring the Kurds to vacate the area in an arrangement that largely solidifies Turkey's position and aims in the weeklong conflict. The deal includes a conditional halt to American economic sanctions. After negotiations with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence hailed the five-day cease-fire as the way to end the bloodshed caused by Turkey's invasion of Syria.

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President Trump delivers again. Who will nominate him for the Nobel Peace Prize for withdrawing U.S. troops from a conflict created by a previous Nobel Peace Prize recipient who once lived in the WH.?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bighambone 10/17/2019 5:50:52 PM (No. 210248)
There was no cease fire before Turkey went into Syria with the Kurds and the Turks fighting each other for decades. Now there is a cease fire and of course the DC UniParty and their Deep State functionaries don’t like that at all, as President Trump might yet end up with some credit for stopping the fighting there. Looks like Obama got the USA in between those perpetual warring factions, and by essentially throwing an international political hand grenade into that mess, the immediate result will be Trump getting the USA out of there. When you get outside of the DC beltway and into the real USA, it is very clear that the country does not want US Forces, made up of their their sons and daughters, to be put in situations like that, where victory is impossible, and the only reward for the USA is more dead and severely wounded US soldiers. It is very ironic that the DC UniParty is very intent and serious about using US Forces to help secure the Syrian-Turkish Border for an indefinite period of time, while not giving a hoot about securing the US borders. In that respect ISIS could not get into the USA to plan and carry out 9/11 type terrorist attacks against innocent Americans, if the DC UniParty passed and enforced competent and meaningful immigration laws and secured America’s borders with an effective borderline barrier to keep excludable aliens and illicit drugs out of the USA.
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