Retired admiral says fallout from Trump's Syria policy change is "essentially irreversible"

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Admiral Sandy Winnefeld, a distinguished professor in the Nunn School was interviewed in "Retired admiral says fallout from Trump's Syria policy change is 'essentially irreversible' by CBS News.

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'We began our closest relationship with them in 1991 when we sent them humanitarian aid after the first Gulf War, and they never forgot that,' Winnefeld said. 'They've been very loyal allies and friends since, have supported us in numerous operations in Iraq. And now they've been fighting and dying to the tune of 11,000 Kurds who have essentially been working on the ground against ISIS, who is a sworn enemy of the United States.'

Find the article on the CBS News website. 

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Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP), Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

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Policy, Social Sciences, and Liberal Arts
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Syria, foreign policy, Middle East, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts; Sam Nunn School of International Affairs
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  • Created On: Oct 31, 2019 - 12:55pm
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