We can't possibly impose sanctions on Turkey for purchasing Russian military equipment despite a U.S. law requiring sanctions on countries that purchase Russian equipment, says Team Trump.
Sen. Lindsey Graham emerged from a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and hours later blocked a resolution recognizing the Armenian genocide.
" We took a fundamentally stable situation, betrayed a strategically vital ally, and immensely damaged our reputation,” the comedian said.
This is quite a speech.
Richard Engel's anger could barely be contained as he described the ethnic cleansing of the Kurds taking place in Syria, and the consequences of Trump's impulsive decision to abandon them.
A visibly angry Richard Engel set the record straight on what Turkey is actually doing in Syria.
"Trump spoke about his decision to abandon American allies like a goth poetry teen," Colbert said.
Reporter Richard Engel reacted to Donald Trump's disingenuous statement about Syria, the Kurds, and our Special Forces.
NBC News International Correspondent Richard Engel laid out exactly what Trump did to the Kurds in a passionate analysis from the ground in Syria.
Trump ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from Syria’s border with Turkey and abandon America’s Kurdish allies, effectively handing over control of the area to the Syrian government and its Russian allies.
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