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'Trump betrayed us,' say fleeing Kurds

Clip: 10/21/2019 | 5m 30s Video has closed captioning.

As U.S. troops follow President Trump's orders and pull out of northeast Syria, they leave behind men they fought side by side with against the Islamic State group. Amid fears of ethnic cleansing by Turkey, the Kurds have agreed to withdraw from a border area where fighting is underway, and now terrified civilians are also fleeing. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports.

Aired: 10/21/19

Rating: NR

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