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Russia-backed Syrian forces wasted no time in taking advantage of an abrupt U.S. retreat from Syria on Monday, deploying deep inside Kurdish-held territory south of the Turkish frontier.

The Kurds said they invited in the government troops as an "emergency measure" to help fend off an assault by Turkey.

Here & Now's Robin Young gets the latest from CNN senior international correspondent Arwa Damon (@arwaCNN).

This segment aired on October 14, 2019.

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