Trump says Turkey's attacks on Kurds were "eliminated quickly" by ceasefire

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President Trump said he spoke to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan this morning. Mr. Trump said the attacks against the Kurds in northern Syria were "eliminated quickly" following Thursday's ceasefire agreement and that Turkey has made "a full pause" of its invasion. He also claimed ISIS is "totally under guard" and that the...

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Published on October 15, 2019 -  02:38
Trump Administration Getting Tough On Turkey
President Donald Trump says the 1,000 troops he ordered to leave Syria will stay in the Middle East, and he's putting economic pressure on Turkey to try to stop its attacks on the Kurds; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.

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