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Turkey balks at Trump’s arming of Syrian Kurd fighters

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The decision of U.S. President Donald Trump to supply arms to Syria’s Kurdish YPG militia in their battle against Islamic State has unsettled NATO ally Turkey, who regard the fighters as terrorists, a week before Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meets Trump in Washington. Matthew Larotonda reports.

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