Ron Paul: Pompeo Wants Missiles For Turkey…To Confront Russia In Syria

Ankara signaled to Washington that it needed help, and Pompeo’s State Department is all for it…

by Ron Paul of Ron Paul Liberty Report

When Turkey found itself in a bit of trouble in Idlib, Syria last week – a Syrian army advance had taken back much of the province and a Syrian air force strike had killed Turkish soldiers embedded with jihadist fighters – Ankara signaled to Washington that it needed help, including Patriot Missile batteries on Turk soil. The response was cool from the Pentagon, but Pompeo’s State Department is all for it – even if it means war with Russia and Iran.