“Not because of the past but because of the future.”
How’s that working out for us?
The Tyrant of Turkey arrives (again)
“What we are currently experiencing is the brain death of NATO.”
In case we were running short
All genocides matter.
We only meant if you leave…
“Turkey put us all in a very terrible situation.”
“Let someone else fight over this long-bloodstained sand.”
Welcome to the new normal in Syria
“Like rats, America is running away.”
End endless wars?
Movin’ on out
Quid pro quo?
“We once abandoned a red line. Now we abandoned an ally.”
“Our president gave the best response by launching the operation on the same day at 4pm.”
“When Trump comes here, I’ll be talking.”
Art of the dirty deal
Bit late for that, perhaps
“That’s not something we ever would have done to a partner force.”
“I expected to be a hero like in a Tom Hanks movie.”
Madman across the water
No end game in sight
“It’d be the biggest mistake of his presidency.”
Brace for impact
And if not, why not?
It’s a very stable genius move to do something abroad that’s sure to piss off your own party in Congress, …
With friends like these…
Told you so.
No jets for you
Take him at his word
Complete with a spy ring in Turkey.
Back in March, citizens in Turkey went to the polls for their latest series of national elections. The presidency wasn’t …
The deadline approaches
Swing and a miss
“Err on the side of caution — the risks are simply not going to be worth the benefits.”
“There’s not 51 votes to dismiss it before the managers get to call the case.”
“significant enough to have shifted the document’s meaning…”
“It is certainly not how the executive, current or in the future, should handle such a call.”