Pompeo Warns Turkey: Trump ‘Fully Prepared’ to Take Military Action over Syria

Breitbart | 10/21/2019 | Staff
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Appearing Monday on CNBC’s Closing Bell, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned that President Donald Trump is “fully prepared” to take military action against Turkey over its actions against the Kurds in northern Syria.

A partial transcript is as follows:

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WILFRED FROST: You said in an interview last week that President Trump explicitly told [Turkish] President Erdogan not to do this in that phone call. Nonetheless, he went ahead and did it. Lives have been lost as a result. The punishment is economic sanctions that have lasted 5-10 days? What would warrant a military response from the U.S., bearing in mind we’ve seen an attack by Iran on Saudi Arabia, as well?

SECRETARY OF STATE MIKE POMPEO: I never get out front of the president’s decision whether to take the awesome undertaking of using America’s military might to protect American...
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