Trump’s Foreign Policy ‘Restraint’ In Syria Could Be a Train Wreck

Outlet: The National Interest

The National Interest: The SDF were indispensable U.S. allies during the fight against the Islamic State. In fact, absent the Kurds’ heroic efforts on the frontlines, it is doubtful whether the Islamic State could have been destroyed as a territorial entity without a costly ground invasion by U.S. forces.

Peter Harris is an assistant professor of political science at Colorado State University.