(WASHINGTON) — The United States is on a collision course with its NATO ally Turkey, pushing ahead with arming Syrian Kurds after deciding the immediate objective of defeating Islamic State militants outweighs the potential damage to a partnership vital to U.S. interests in the volatile Middle East. The Turks are fiercely opposed to the U.S.…

via Erdogan Visits Trump Amid Rising Tensions Between the U.S. and Turkey — TIME

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