How prepared is US to disengage from MENA region?

Washington’s gradual disengagement strategy from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has taken …
  • The Americans make promises behind closed doors with no intention of keeping them and continue taking steps that place Turkish interests at risk
  • President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan insists on U.S. troops withdrawing from Manbij, saying that promises President Barack Obama made to Ankara must be kept. His most recent threat to seek international legal action against Washington's support for the People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in northern Syria shows that Turkey's patience is running out.