ISIS Wives Speak Out: Inside Syria’s Notorious Al Hol Camp | The Dispatch

ISIS Wives Speak Out: Inside Syria’s Notorious Al Hol Camp | The Dispatch

This place is called Al Hol.It’s a notorious refugee camp in northeast Syriawhere many of the wives and children of ISIS fightersare being held.The Kurdish-led forces who guard this sprawling camphave struggled to secure it.Hardline women have attacked them with stones and knivesand ever since the recent Turkish invasion,some of the guards have been redeployedto […]

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US Pullout and Turkish Assault on Kurdish Region of Rojava in Northern Syria | Jake Hanrahan

US Pullout and Turkish Assault on Kurdish Region of Rojava in Northern Syria | Jake Hanrahan

Today’s episode of Hidden Forces is made possible by listeners like you.For more information about this week’s episode, or for easy access to related programming,visit our website hiddenforces.io and subscribe to our free email list.If you listen to the show on your Apple podcast app, remember you can give us a review.Each review helps more […]

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Bipartisan sanctions are ‘next best’ way to influence Turkey now, Van Hollen says

Bipartisan sanctions are ‘next best’ way to influence Turkey now, Van Hollen says

JUDY WOODRUFF: We return now to one of our main stories of the day, the escalating warin Syria following President Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops.Nick Schifrin is back with a lawmaker at the center of the response.NICK SCHIFRIN: In Congress, there is bipartisan anger at Turkey for its campaign inside Syria,and at President Trump […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 16, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 16, 2019

AMNA NAWAZ: Good evening.I’m Amna Nawaz.Judy Woodruff is away.On the “NewsHour” tonight: withdrawal fallout.President Trump defends his decision to remove U.S. troops from Syria, as the violence thereescalates and the U.S. House votes overwhelmingly to condemn the move.Then: taking the stage.After a dozen Democrats square off in prime time, analysis of the debate and how […]

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This Syrian city embodies the consequences of Trump’s decision

This Syrian city embodies the consequences of Trump’s decision

JUDY WOODRUFF: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said today that he wouldn’t agreeto President Trump’s request to declare a cease-fire in Northern Syria.The political map of that area has been redrawn since the U.S. military began withdrawingin the last few days.Nick Schifrin examines how one city, Manbij, represents how profound the consequences ofthat decision could […]

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