Chris Spangle, Harry Price, and Rhinehold discuss Trump’s recent decision to shift troops in Syria to allow Turkey to invade Kurdish territory in Syria. Who are the Kurds? Was this a betrayal of a faithful ally? Is Trump acting without correctly? Are we pulling out of Syria? We answer all of these questions.
- 00:14:07 – Overview of the Turk-Kurd Situation
- 00:41:57 – Who are the Kurds?
- 00:57:06 – Kurds and ISIS
- 01:05:06 – Trump Pulls Out
- 01:44:47 – Where are we now?
- 357: War with Iran – wal.fireside.fm/586
- 203: Serious about Syrians – wal.fireside.fm/268
- CSS 13: More Misery in Syria – wal.fireside.fm/661
- 281: Syria, FBI Raid, Knife Control – wal.fireside.fm/389
- 329: Why World War I Still Matters – wal.fireside.fm/474
- 372: A Theory of the Kennedy Assassination – wal.fireside.fm/619
- US troops believe Turkey deliberately fired artillery at an American commando outpost in Syria – www.militarytimes.com/2019/10/13/us-troops-believe-turkey-deliberately-fired-artillery-at-an-american-commando-outpost-in-syria/
- US troops believe Turkey deliberately fired artillery at an American commando outpost in Syria – www.nationalreview.com/2019/10/kurdish-syrian-turkish-ironies/
- Turkey and the Kurds: It’s More Complicated Than You Think – www.nationalreview.com/2019/10/turkey-and-the-kurds-its-more-complicated-than-you-think/
- Another Interventionist “Success” Story – www.fff.org/2019/10/15/another-interventionist-success-story/
- Trump Changes His Mind About Turkey and Hopes Steel Tariffs Will Stop the Slaughter – reason.com/2019/10/15/trump-changes-his-mind-about-turkey-and-hopes-steel-tariffs-will-stop-the-slaughter/
- This Time the Yanks Are Deadly Serious – www.theamericanconservative.com/buchanan/this-time-the-yanks-are-deadly-serious/
- Is Trump At Last Ending Our ‘Endless Wars’? – buchanan.org/blog/is-trump-at-last-ending-our-endless-wars-137583
- Is the Interventionists’ Era Over for Good? – buchanan.org/blog/is-the-interventionists-era-over-for-good-137617
- Is the U.S. Betraying Its Kurdish Allies? – www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/podcasts/the-daily/trump-turkey-kurds-syria.html?
- The Story of a Kurdish General – www.nytimes.com/2019/10/14/podcasts/the-daily/kurds-syria-turkey-ISIS.html
- Tom Woods Ep. 1510 Syria, Trump, and the Kurds: Scott Horton Tells the Story – tomwoods.com/ep-1510-syria-trump-and-the-kurds-scott-horton-tells-the-story/