Susan Rice: Pulling U.S. Troops From Northern Syria Is "Bat**** Crazy"

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  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • Former National Security Advisor Ambassador Susan Rice, who has a new memoir, 'Tough Love,' believes Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. Troops from northern Syria is a dangerous betrayal to Kurdish allies who have been fighting ISIS on America's behalf. #Colbert #LSSC #Interviews

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  • sunshineflowerish
    sunshineflowerish  3 days back

    How tone deaf do you have to be to publicly state you're *using* the Kurds , sending them as fodder to fight an enemy that YOU created

    • Comdeia Divina
      Comdeia Divina  2 weeks back

      And still no proof that the Syrian Government used chemical weapons..... unsubscribe...

      • mark mckinley
        mark mckinley  3 weeks back

        Such a pompous bish, and such a shill too! Get over yourself, you're just as corrupt as the rest!

        • Bladerxdxi
          Bladerxdxi  3 weeks back

          What? Deals and promises don't mean anything to the USA? What a suprise...

          • Hugh Mcgarity
            Hugh Mcgarity  3 weeks back

            Get her back on to assess the latest with the Kurds and Turkey etal. How would she spin that?

            • Hugh Mcgarity
              Hugh Mcgarity  3 weeks back

              Correction on the capture of Benghazi perps-- one scruffy Libyan was captured in 2014 and didn't go on trial for three years. Wasn't convicted of murder. Another mongrel cohort was also later captured and is awaiting trial. Obama's still not resting until all the perps are rounded up-- said no one ever.

              • Hugh Mcgarity
                Hugh Mcgarity  3 weeks back

                Syria, the place where the skinny Kenyan drew his virtual red line in the sand only to have a puff of wind from Assad's ass obliterate it. Next up Benghazi, with the same skinny Kenyan vowing to bring the perps to justice. No one has gone on trial for that infamous incident. Susan Rice acting as the fall guy claiming it was a anti Islamic video-- right

                • Hugh Mcgarity
                  Hugh Mcgarity  3 weeks back

                  Good thing for SR that being ignorant and deluded are not criminal offenses. If they were, she would be in a basement dungeon underneath a mediocre prison.

                  • sean mckee
                    sean mckee  3 weeks back

                    Wrong! It was "Bat**** Crazy" for the US to go into Syria based on oil interests, and our competition with Russia over natural gas.

                    • David Stone
                      David Stone  3 weeks back

                      Pathological liar Susan Rice you’re dumb as a stump and part of the 8- year incompetent Obama administration. 🆘 Shame on morally bankrupt Potty mouth Susan Rice your classless disgrace just like Obama eight year presidency was. You need to shut your filthy mouth you lied about Benghazi Libya Embassy attack and you know it. Your a pathological liar just like Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama.

                      • Chris William
                        Chris William  3 weeks back

                        That's right Susan Rice but that can be done in my goddamn garage it don't have to be done and no goddamn Oklahoma University

                        • Tom Thumb
                          Tom Thumb  3 weeks back

                          Susan Rice please send your daughters and sons and husband to Syria The American people will thank you. Steven Coburn you do same, thanks in advance.

                          • EasyYog11
                            EasyYog11  4 weeks back

                            Everything She touched turned to S#%#.

                            • Mark Anderson
                              Mark Anderson  4 weeks back

                              The only thing that's batshit crazy Susan is that Obama ever became President and hired your Nazi horse face ass to denigrate the oval office with your unamerican stench and out of touch view's.

                              • interstategar
                                interstategar  4 weeks back

                                Putin is up to no good having a foothold in Syria. He's an ally of Iran and now has sandwiched Israel in between two of their enemies. I don't know what his next plan will be since Iran is now free to go forward with their nuclear goals, thanks to Trump. I think he is there to keep Assad in power.

                                • Mary Rose Kent
                                  Mary Rose Kent  3 weeks back

                                  interstategar
                                  If that’s what Putin wants, then that’s what the 🍊🍄💩 is doing.

                              • Michelle Hertzberg
                                Michelle Hertzberg  4 weeks back

                                0Trump is just creating more enemies! We abandoned the Turks now for a second time! OMG!

                                • Moussaka Cream
                                  Moussaka Cream  4 weeks back

                                  Susan Rice for President!

                                  • Joel Moseley
                                    Joel Moseley  4 weeks back

                                    Please run for Presidency Susan Rice...

                                    • Sensor Excel
                                      Sensor Excel  4 weeks back

                                      We the American people don't want a single American soldier in Syria. Obama and his cronies have been exposed as the architects of terrorism. If our great nation has turned into this evil entity we will destroy it on the heads of the ISIS allied Democrats. Loud and clear: TRUMP OR THE DESTRUCTION OF THE US

                                      • Sensor Excel
                                        Sensor Excel  4 weeks back

                                        @Michelle Hertzberg And, what's crystal clear is TRUMP TILL 2025 and then a dynasty all the way till Baron Trump. Keep harassing...We will show you during the presidential elections you radical left-leaning violent new-world-order globalist insects

                                      • Sensor Excel
                                        Sensor Excel  4 weeks back

                                        @Michelle Hertzberg I know all the history. Obama airdropped weapons to ISIS in Syria in a badly botched bloody plan to overthrow Russia allied Bashar Al Assad without logical reason. After all the sacrifices that were made to clean this mess up, if the pesky separatist Kurds want to take advantage and prolong bloodshed they will be dealt with firmly along side those peddling for and promoting war (foreign and domestic).

                                      • Michelle Hertzberg
                                        Michelle Hertzberg  4 weeks back

                                        You obviously don't know the history.

                                    • Hunt4Perch
                                      Hunt4Perch  4 weeks back

                                      Yeah, leave the troops there like YOU did in Benghazi. We saw how that turned out.

                                      • CrazyProf
                                        CrazyProf  4 weeks back

                                        Never heard something this wrong...how can people lie on TV like that. PYD is PKK and is SDF, all terrorist organisations, we all know that. The highest american general has approved, Trum aprroved that and so on. Why u keep arming 1 terrorist organistaion to fight another? Also what about the 40k turks who have been killed by PKK? Turkey has the right to defends its boarders.

                                        • butterflybloom1
                                          butterflybloom1  4 weeks back

                                          He was not nice. Colbert is always defending the Republicans except Trump which is a low bar since Trump is such a deviant. Now he is taking up for Trump in his evilest move as a President. That’s why I don’t watch his show.

                                          • Chris Westhoff
                                            Chris Westhoff  1 months back

                                            I guess the 1,000 troops pulled are supposed to be superheros for a country that cares less if we lose any soldiers for their cause?.....good job Mr.President!!

                                            • Mahin Khan
                                              Mahin Khan  1 months back

                                              Most Kurdish groups that the U.S. support have been on terrorist lists for decades. On CIA's terrorist lists
                                              US always supports terrorists to fight terrorists and it's bad for everyone.

                                              • Breezy Foster
                                                Breezy Foster  1 months back

                                                #trump2020

                                                • Orkun
                                                  Orkun  1 months back

                                                  So Mrs Susan Rice what happened ? Your dearest Kurdish Allies opened the gates of the prisons and released all the ISIS members !!! or may be they might not have been prisoners at all !

                                                  • Corey Sewell
                                                    Corey Sewell  1 months back

                                                    -In the bush administration action was perceived as something that was to destabilize the middle east. During the Obama administration, inaction was perceived to have the same effect. From my perspective personalities like Colbert and Trevor Noah showed a substantial amount of growth from Brush to Obama administration but have then resisted logic from Obama to Trump because of Orange Man bad syndrome. From my perspective, trying to create a consistent pattern of interference or lack of interference is what these countries need to stabilized and intervention does not mean boots on the ground or military intervention. So if Trump is leaning more towards a pattern of not having troops occupy the middle east and can still check Russia or China, this a good thing for everyone. It's idealistic but it has potential.

                                                    -Whistle blower is probably not a spy. Agreed.

                                                    -Susan Rice personal opinion of Donald Trump is the same as Donald Trumps against his attackers. There is no decent or real reason to side with her over Trump in regards to the opinion of who is serving the American People more.

                                                    -Schiff lied on record for comedic effect or embellishment to prove an unproven point. That's not a question. That's treason. What is this lady trying to say?

                                                    -I agree with what she said about he one and done approach to the chemical weapons. I just don't know if that's actually a weaker approach. She's conveying the idea that after the initial show of force they problem is not solved. I'm not sure any amount of force would actually solve the problem and giving (in some cases) countries time to reconsider their actions given consequences might be more effective.

                                                    • Koray Topal
                                                      Koray Topal  1 months back

                                                      Wow! I really liked watching Colbert and thought he was an intelligent and informed commentator of current affairs. Now, I just realize that he's nothing more of a propaganda machine for the left. Be fair and give ALL the information on what Turkey is dealing with...4 million refugees (how many did the US take?). Remind your viewers that it's not just Turkey that this particular group of Kurds are considered terrorists, it's the international community. Isn't it odd that these Kurds are now aligning themselves with Assad and Russia? And now they have US made weapons. Isn't this all just a way to keep this entire region unstable so the US can keep selling arms. Does anyone know that even though the US President plans to impose sanctions on Turkey, the government also passed a waiver to still sell weapons to Turkey? Come on everyone, read between the lines.

                                                      • GourmetGilda
                                                        GourmetGilda  1 months back

                                                        A new Vietnam people open your eyes think for yourself,question authority!

                                                        • GourmetGilda
                                                          GourmetGilda  1 months back

                                                          The world is in trouble ,people really going mad,only hope nature @nd love will reign.

                                                          • EcoHumanist
                                                            EcoHumanist  1 months back

                                                            We cannot afford to be the worlds police. The woman admits it has been 4 years supplying the Kurds with weapons and intelligence, Afghanistan 18 years, Iraq in the middle. Endless wars, costing American lives, spending our tax dollars that could be used in educating our youth, taxes that could be providing health care and prescriptions to our sick. Why why why does the USA need to be the one country to bankrupt itself to provide "help" to other cultures/societies, when ours is failing in providing for our own citizens? England and France pulled out of the region,. Israel and Saudi Arabia have 100's of thousands of soldiers and Billions of dollars of modern weapons and intelligence that could be used in helping the Kurds. Why are they not helping their allies against ISIS?

                                                            • bzacon
                                                              bzacon  1 months back

                                                              Some important points about loyalty there but she's still a war monger.

                                                              • Abu Yusuf
                                                                Abu Yusuf  1 months back

                                                                Evil witch war criminal

                                                                • SmoknWoodChucks ChipChuckSmoked

                                                                  Tumps element is excelling in a court room setting. Not in international foreign affairs. Hanging out someone out too dry for a "personal comfort zone effort" maybe a short term relief. However, has very long term consequences. 🌳☁☁☁☁

                                                                  • Rakim Ali
                                                                    Rakim Ali  1 months back

                                                                    Curious to know now if Turkey is our enemy? now and if America up for the formation of new country for the Kurds? I highly doubt Susan rice knew who the Kurds were few months ago...warmongering tool

                                                                    • Rakim Ali
                                                                      Rakim Ali  1 months back

                                                                      I wonder if she's sending her own kids to fight for the wars she's advocating for or just poor white and black kids with student debt loans...America has no business being in the middle East

                                                                      • dd rr
                                                                        dd rr  1 months back

                                                                        The kurds want a country in turkey syria irak and iran. Thats why they are fighting for the west.
                                                                        If you want to give them a country give florida ore something.
                                                                        The kurds always been slaves of israel and the west.

                                                                        • Alicia Taylor
                                                                          Alicia Taylor  1 months back

                                                                          Trump has to go he works for Russia and his financial interests not for the US the country he's supposed to defend or for the American people.Trump is dangerous he is bat sh.. Crazy!!!

                                                                          • Marvelous Meh
                                                                            Marvelous Meh  1 months back

                                                                            The only ones crazier and stupider than Trump. Is his supporters, the Trumptards.

                                                                            • SMART IMAGE HD TV
                                                                              SMART IMAGE HD TV  1 months back

                                                                              It's not about Turkey and Kurd that's a diversion it's about to leave US position to Russia, who is filling the US position it's not Turkey it's Russia he is keeping his promess to award Russia "US troops in Syria; Iran agreement, Paris agreement, to cancel many treaty to advantage Russia. He is a stable genius i agree that now i see how he is fooling all country...

                                                                              • Anne Murdock
                                                                                Anne Murdock  1 months back

                                                                                Come on....this is a quid pro quo. After a telephone call with Erdogen, Trump pulls troops out of Syria. The next day Turkey attacks Syria. Turkey gets to kill all the Kurds and Trump gets something in return..Maybe, some "made up" information on Biden or maybe safety for his two hotels in Turkey. Trump is a super egomaniacal narcissist. He feels "absolutely zero" about the Kurds who are getting slaughtered. And, if the Kurds call in the Russians to "save them", then that's OK too because it helps to pay Putin back for whatever Trump owes him! Every decision Trump makes about America is based solely on "what is best for Trumps pocketbook!'l His usurper presidency is one long "conflict of interest" scene". Congress needs to STOP the withdrawal of the 1000 American Troops, plus send extra troops temporarily to protect our allies, the Kurds. And, Congress needs to STOP the presidency of Trump by removing him immediate with the 25th. Congress needs to STOP thinking of Trump as in any way a "normal" president. Trump is a,complete "abberation" of any other presidentc. He only became president to " make himself and his children money! He could care less if he destroys everything, the constitution, democracy, decency, and even the physical world if he can "con" everyone out of money!

                                                                                • MrRogerSherman
                                                                                  MrRogerSherman  1 months back

                                                                                  This is just Trump sticking it to Obama.

                                                                                  • Goodwins all access Media service provider

                                                                                    This decision is TRUMP DOING PUTINS RUSSIA A FAVOUR MOST LIKELY FOR PROFIT

                                                                                    • Mike Johnson
                                                                                      Mike Johnson  1 months back

                                                                                      Remember everybody, it’s this piece of shit, Rice, and Obama and Hillary that got the US into this mess.

                                                                                      • Roger Làfreniere
                                                                                        Roger Làfreniere  1 months back

                                                                                        when did america murder inc. declare war on syria, before they unleashed their psychotic mercenary head choppers or after, if not what the fuck is murder inc doing in syria, no doubt padding its war crimes and crimes against humanity..

                                                                                        • Armando Sanchez
                                                                                          Armando Sanchez  1 months back

                                                                                          Trump is removing troops from Syria for Putin....

                                                                                          • Mike Hughes
                                                                                            Mike Hughes  1 months back

                                                                                            Major arms deal with turkey

                                                                                            • Maria Von Borstel
                                                                                              Maria Von Borstel  1 months back

                                                                                              We are not safe with Trump. He does not care about terrorism attacks.