Turkey’s plan for Syria

The World

All eyes are on Turkey, as its five day pause in offensive operations in Syria is set to expire tomorrow.  Turkey wants to occupy a strip along the border. But the Kurds who live there say they fear they will be ethnically cleansed from Syria. Host Marco Werman speaks with Elizabeth Tsurkov, a fellow at The Foreign Policy Research Institute, in Philadelphia.

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