His sellout of the Kurds is crazy, and even McConnell and Graham are criticizing it. Once again Trump proves he has no idea what he is doing, and as Krugman points out it is very likely conflicts of interest are behind his move.
I side with people who think Trump never thought he would win, and didn't actually want to win, the presidency. And I think that he has come to realize that it is going to be bad for him in the end, meaning bad for his balance sheet, due to the scrutiny he is facing in office.
“As I have stated strongly before, and just to reiterate, if Turkey does anything that I, in my great and unmatched wisdom, consider to be off limits, I will totally destroy and obliterate the Economy of Turkey (I’ve done before!).”
Full story: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/21/world/middleeast/isis-syria-us.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage
Trump and the mouthbreathers who support him at this stage may rant and rave about "America First" and say they don't give a shit about what happens to other people in other countries, including those who fought and died next to US troops, but they are quick to forget that ISIS and its predecessor al Qaeda were attacking and planning to attack Americans in the US.