The predicted bloodbath unfolds. Wapo does an excellent summary of the current situation.
Ã¢ÂÂ Richard Engel (@RichardEngel) October 12, 2019
Ã¢ÂÂ Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) October 12, 2019
Thousands of civilians have fled their homes on both the Syrian and Turkish sides of the border, with the United Nations reporting Thursday that at least 70,000 Syrians were already displaced from their homes because of the latest escalation in the conflict. The Kurdish side said at least 10 civilians had been killed by Thursday evening, and local Turkish officials said at least six were dead on their side. In Turkey, one 9-month-old infant was among the dead. Erdogan, meanwhile, said that Turkish forces had killed at least 170 “terrorists,” which has not been independently confirmed.
Ã¢ÂÂ The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 12, 2019
Ã¢ÂÂ Dani Homados (@homados) October 12, 2019
Ã¢ÂÂ Citizens for Ethics (@CREWcrew) October 12, 2019
Ã¢ÂÂ Elizabeth Tsurkov (@Elizrael) October 12, 2019
Ã¢ÂÂ Laurence Tribe (@tribelaw) October 12, 2019