Green Berets Feel ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurds Describe ‘Betrayal’
“They trusted us and we broke that trust.” With the White House revoking protection for Kurdish fighters, some of the U.S. Special Forces officers who battled alongside the Kurds say they feel deep remorse at orders to abandon their allies.
The betrayal of the Kurds isn't the worst thing Trump has done; history will damn him most for his betrayal of the planet over climate change. But it may be the most lurid
“They trusted us and we broke that trust,” one U.S. Army officer who has worked alongside the Kurds in northern Syria said last week “It’s a stain on the American conscience.”
“They trusted us and we broke that trust. It’s a stain on the American conscience.” “I’m ashamed.” U.S. Special Forces officers who battled alongside the Kurds say they feel deep remorse at Trump's orders to abandon their allies.
“They trusted us and we broke that trust,” one Army officer who has worked alongside the Kurds in northern Syria said last week in a telephone interview. “It’s a stain on the American conscience.”
“‘They trusted us and we broke that trust,’ one Army officer who has worked alongside the Kurds in northern Syria said last week in a telephone interview. ‘It’s a stain on the American conscience.’”
“It’s a stain on the American conscience.” "I'm ashamed." This is the ground-level view from U.S. troops embedded with the Kurds in Syria. But this timely piece on the view of senior military leadership on Trump is even more jarring
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’ - The New York Times
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’ - The New York Times
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’
At on Friday, former SecState spoke as a war veteran about the sense of betrayal U.S. special forces must feel about leaving their Kurdish allies behind. (See below.) The story this morning captured their feelings.
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’ via
⁩ has made US Green Berets embarrassed. That is NOT making America great again. via
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’
Pullback Leaves Green Berets Feeling ‘Ashamed,’ and Kurdish Allies Describing ‘Betrayal’
“They trusted us and we broke that trust,” one Army officer who has worked alongside the Kurds in northern Syria said last week in a telephone interview. “It’s a stain on the #American conscience.”