Time to trust the president October 23, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: LifestyleColumns Some problems have no easy answers, like President Trump’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from northern Syria. Syria’s been a mess from our initial intervention, long before Trump was president. Yet our failed politicians and media elite are screaming we should not leave the country. Turkey, a member of NATO, invaded northern Syria, annexing a 30-kilometer zone solely because of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). The PKK, a far-left (Marxist) militant and political organization aligned with Russia, is branded as terrorists by NATO, the European Union and the U.S. Yet in the war against ISIS, we helped create the Free Syrian Army (FSA), among which ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!