Yesterday, the Trump administration announced that the U.S. would be pulling its troops out of Syria as quickly as possible. What are the consequences of this action for Syria and the surrounding geopolitical region? On today’s episode, we hear from Shoresh Kesk, who recently returned from seven months of service as an internationalist volunteer in Rojava, a liberated autonomous zone in Northern Syria. He and Allen discuss the social revolution taking place in Rojava and the possible effects of the Trump administration’s decision on the Kurdish people.
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