The Syrian rebels attacking the U.S. troops are the same rebel forces that the U.S. was directly arming through CIA arms smuggling operations for years.
After ExxonMobil publishes press release announcing new fossil fuel projects in Gulf of Mexico, White House lifts text practically word-for-word.
After capturing the Syrian city of al-Bab from ISIS, Turkish officials made it clear that the next military target was the city of Manbij, along the Euphrates River. Manbij was captured last year from ISIS by the Kurdish YPG, with considerable US military support. Turkey had long insisted that Kurds aren’t allowed west of the river, where Manbij