What regional party benefits from Turkey's incursion into Syria?

October 16, 2019 01:00 PM
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Syrian Kurdish fighters must leave a designated border area in northeast Syria ``as of tonight'' for Turkey to stop its military offensive. Erdogan made clear Turkey would not bow to pressure and would press ahead with the military operation until Turkish troops reach a depth of some 30 or 35 kilometers inside Syria. Omar Lamrani, Senior Military Analyst with Stratfor speaks with International Edition’s Steve Miller. Plus, VOA National correspondent Jim Malone recaps Tuesday Democrat Party debate, London-based reporter Henry Ridgwell provides an update on Brexit talks, VOA's Anita Powell reports from Hong Kong, and how Americans perceive hunger on World Food Day with VOA’s Adam Phillips.