Smoke rises from the Syrian town of Tal Abyad,on Oct. 10, 2019 on the second day of Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish forces. President Trump’s decision to pull back U.S. forces from the area has been viewed as giving Turkey a green light for the operation and opened him up to condemnation from within the GOP.

Smoke rises from the Syrian town of Tal Abyad,on Oct. 10, 2019 on the second day of Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish forces. President Trump’s decision to pull back U.S. forces from the area has been viewed as giving Turkey a green light for the operation and opened him up to condemnation from within the GOP.