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URGENT Pompeo 'optimistic' Syria Kurds, Turkey can be protected
Abu Dhabi, Jan 12, 2019 (AFP) - Washington's top diplomat said Saturday he was "optimistic" a way could be found to protect Syrian Kurds while allowing Turks to "defend their country from terrorists" despite a US pullout from Syria.
"We are confident we can achieve an outcome that achieves both of those," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told journalists in Abu Dhabi.
The Gulf emirate is his latest stop in a regional tour ai ...