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Trump’s Withdrawal from Syria Is a
Foreign Policy Masterstroke

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Posted By: M2, 10/31/2019 6:18:21 AM

President Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Northern Syria is a brilliant strategic move that simultaneously achieves all of our major objectives in the region. Perhaps because it has been so long since America had a coherent foreign policy strategy, the political establishment is aghast at the president’s action, predicting all manner of calamitous consequences. The same “experts,” however, have been responsible for the myriad foreign policy disasters that have befallen this country over the past two decades, so their discomfiture should be taken with a rather small grain of salt. In one deft move that doesn’t put a single American life at risk, President

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Reply 1 - Posted by: GO3 10/31/2019 9:01:10 AM (No. 222755)
Yes, there is now a coherent strategy, but I have one major disagreement with this article. The Turks have been allowing Iranian shipments through their territory into Syria and Lebanon for Hezbollah and other Iranian proxies for years. Just by virtue of the fact that they occupy portions of Syria only makes it easier for Iran to ship weapons to its forces. Turkey needs close monitoring on this, and if necessary slam them with sanctions again.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 10/31/2019 11:02:23 AM (No. 222875)
"guarding the ISIS prisoners". We really do need to stop taking prisoners in wars against Muslims. No quarter.
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