Columns & Letters

When America previously abandoned allies in the Islamic world, it at least got something in return — not so with the Kurds

by Lawrence B. A. Hatter

Lindsey Graham might well be the closest that Donald Trump has come to owning a dog, but even the sycophantic senator from South Carolina was momentarily outraged by the president's decision to betray America's Kurdish allies in Syria. Graham promised that he would not sit on the sidelines and watch "a good ally, the Kurds, slaughtered by Turkey" before he dutifully returned to the sidelines to watch...

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