Sen. (R-S.C.) said on Wednesday the United States could be facing a “national security disaster in the making” after President ’s decision to from northern Syria ahead of Turkey’s planned invasion of the region.
In a series of tweets, Graham appeared to respond to Trump’s that undermined the U.S.’s longstanding alliance with Kurdish forces fighting the self-described Islamic State in Syria.
“They’re not angels,” Trump said of the Kurds. The president also said the invasion of Syria is “not our problem,” though Vice President and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo were scheduled to travel to Turkey on Wednesday to negotiate a ceasefire.
Graham, a frequent Trump cheerleader, urged the president to “adjust his thinking.”
“I firmly believe