Prison » Trump Warns U.S. ‘Will Devastate Turkey Economically if They Hit Kurds’ in Syria

January 14, 2019

President Donald Trump said the United States will “devastate Turkey economically” if the country attacks Kurdish fighters in Syria.

In a Sunday evening tweet, the president wrote that he is “Starting the long overdue pullout from Syria while hitting the little remaining ISIS territorial caliphate hard, and from many directions.”

“Will devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds,” Trump continued. “Likewise, do not want the Kurds to provoke Turkey.”

Trump also appeared to propose a 20 mile safe zone on the Turkey-Syria border so as to prevent clashes between the Turkish military and Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.

“Stop the ENDLESS WARS!” he added.

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This article was posted: Monday, January 14, 2019 at 7:57 am

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