US senators propose tough sanctions on Turkey after Syria attack

//US senators propose tough sanctions on Turkey after Syria attack

US senators propose tough sanctions on Turkey after Syria attack

US Senator Lindsey Graham introduced a bipartisan measure on Wednesday to sanction Turkey in response to President Donald Trump’s decision to pull US troops from northern Syria, which left Kurdish fighters in Syria vulnerable to a Turkish invasion.Graham, a Republican, is partnering with Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen on a bill that would trigger sanctions unless the Trump administration “certifies to Congress – every 90 days” that Turkey is not operating in Syrian territory. Turkish…

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