(1) turkey wants to push the kurds out of that part of syria.

(2) trump gives ‘em the OK to invade.

(3) pence brokers a “deal” in which the kurds... must get out of that part of syria.

(4) the US agrees to un-sanction turkey.

that’s a “deal” like being mugged is a deal.

— Rachel Maddow MSNBC (@maddow) October 17, 2019