Secondly, the cooperation between the United States and the YPG was instrumentalized to urge the Trump administration not to withdraw its support to the YPG.
Additionally, the Trump administration announced a set of sanctions against Turkey including new tariffs and the targeting of Turkish officials, with possible sanctions from the US Congress as well.
The scope and possibility of a second stage towards Arab areas in the south or towards mainly Kurdish populated areas in Ayn al Arab and Qamishli may most likely be decided after the Trump-Erdogan summit on November 13.
President Donald Trump on September 25, as part of his trip to New York for the opening of the United Nations General Assembly.
The reluctance of the Obama administration to take strategic responsibility in Syria, and the ignorance of the Trump administration towards the details on the ground enabled CENTCOM to become the sole US actor in Syria.
S withdrew from the agreement under President Trump.
Accordingly, if Trump would like to take a softer approach on Turkey then he can select five sanctions from the list which are the least costly and least harmful ones.
Just remember how the American President Trump said to President Erdogan that he “understands Turkey” and that the Obama Administration, while being in power, “behaved badly” when it refused to sell “The Patriot” to Turkey.
Senate confirmed Trump’s nominee for U.
Being positioned in Germany’s center-right political spectrum, Von der Leyen is well known for her objections against Trump’s politics.
When the leaked cables of Sir Kim Darroch became public leaked to a British tabloid, many pundits drew breath and saw the pernicious comments about Trump as potentially very damaging, given the timing of a new Tory leader entering office and Brexit being such a herculean topic which the new PM needs to tackle.
President Donald Trump declared sanctions against two ministers in the Turkish cabinet over the jailing of an American pastor in Turkey who expressed support for the PKK.
would have applied the withdrawal decision by Trump instead of annulling it, Turkey and the U.
During the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Osaka, Japan, President Trump stated, “The U.