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Tango0129 Jan 2018 9:42 p.m. PST

"Ankara is retraining a core of fighters to wage its own war against Isis and Kurdish expansion

The young rebel from Idlib rolled down his sock to reveal a deep, blackened gash, a grim memento of weeks as an Islamic State captive. The man who tortured him in that prison was on his mind when he heard that Turkey was offering military training to 500 men, and decided to sign up.

Like all the recruits to Ankara's latest experiment, he was a seasoned anti-Assad rebel with battlefield experience but no military education. Turkey promised to drill and discipline them, creating the nucleus of a new Syrian rebel army…"
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Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP29 Jan 2018 11:06 p.m. PST

Great, just great.

And I take it that the rest of NATO is okay that Turkey is starting up this mess again?

Dan

Tango0130 Jan 2018 11:03 a.m. PST

(smile)

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