[Marxism] [Critical-Syria] Re: Fwd: In blow to Trump, Syrian Kurds call on al-Assad to Save them from Turkey | Informed Comment

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Fri Jan 26 14:47:10 MST 2018

On 1/26/18 4:37 PM, Nick Fredman via Marxism wrote:
> The veracity of this report, is a bit unclear. Note previous reports of
> secret deals to hand over Manbij and Raqqa to the regime have proved to be
> completely false.

Yes, we understand that the PYD is opposed to anybody taking Afrin away 
from their control but the issue seems to be it urging Assad to repel 
the Turks. After all, the Kurds have shown themselves extremely capable 
of applying realpolitik to their strategic interests.

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