High-level negotiations are currently taking place between Moscow, Ankara and Washington ... about the de facto division of Syria.
You can read the rest @
https://deutsche-wirtschafts-nachrichten.de/2018/06/04/aufteilung-syriens-nimmt-konkrete-gestalt/ [translation required]
This is Sykes-Picot all over again, and just about as stupid. We have no business doing this.
We have destroyed Iraq, Libya, and now Syria ... and no one in any of these countries has benefited, except the thugs on the US payroll. The sums we spent in wrecking these nations would have been FAR better spent on fixing up the US.
Why wasn't it? Is this "OUR" government, or does it work for someone else?