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Trump Cease-Fire Deal Cements Turkey's Gains in Syria

9 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

The agreement, announced by Vice President Mike Pence, may stop the killing in the Kurdish enclave in northern Syria. But the cost to American influence is expected to be high.
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U.S., Turkey agree to cease-fire to allow Kurdish forces to retreat

9 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

The diplomatic overture took place just hours after President Donald Trump described the Kurdish forces fighting Turkish troops as “no angels.”
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U.S., Turkey agree on temporary cease-fire in northern Syria

U.S., Turkey agree on temporary cease-fire in northern Syria

9 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

The United States and Turkey have agreed to a temporary cease-fire in northern Syria that gives Kurdish fighters five days to leave the area, with President Trump lauding the deal as “a great day for civilization” even as it appears to favor Turkish interests in the region.
“This is a great day for civilization,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “I am proud of the United States for sticking by me in following a necessary, but somewhat unconventional, path. People have been trying to make this ‘Deal' for many years. Millions of lives will be saved. Congratulations to ALL!”
Vice President Mike Pence...
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