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A nation must think before it acts.
In discussing the absence of the US in the latest Syrian ceasefire coordinated by Turkey and Russia, “Michael A. Reynolds, a Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, told Kurdistan 24, ‘Under Obama’s leadership the US either by intention or default put itself on the sidelines. This, I think, exasperated Ankara and led it to reach out to Moscow, repair relations, and to accept Assad’s continued tenure as president of Syria.’”