Turkey Has Made a Quagmire for Itself in Syria

By On July 13, 2018

Turkey Has Made a Quagmire for Itself in Syria

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Turkey Has Made a Quagmire for Itself in Syria

The Turkish military has discovered it's much easier to invade Syria than to govern it.

By Borzou Daragahi |
Turkish soldiers and Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters pose for a group photo in the Kurdish-majority city of Afrin in northwestern Syria after seizing control of it on March 18, 2018.(Omar Haj Kadour/AFP/Getty Images) Turkish soldiers and Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters pose for a group photo in the Kurdish-majority city of Afrin in northwestern Syria after seizing control of it on March 18, 2018.(Omar Haj Kadour/AFP/Get ty Images)

Borzou Daragahi is an Istanbul-based journalist who has covered the Middle East for more than 16 years.

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