Rand Paul rips Lindsey Graham: 'Wrong about almost every foreign policy decision'

Rand Paul rips Lindsey Graham: 'Wrong about almost every foreign policy decision'
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Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard Paul'Live with it' is the new GOP response to COVID — but no, we can't do that Koch-backed group urges Senate to oppose 'bailouts' of states in new ads How conservative conspiracy theories are deepening America's political divide MORE (R-Ky.) went after fellow GOP Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGraham says he will call Mueller to testify before Senate panel about Russia probe Romney blasts Trump's Stone commutation: 'Historic corruption' Lincoln Project offers list of GOP senators who 'protect' Trump in new ad MORE Tuesday morning on MSNBC, saying that the South Carolina senator has "been wrong about almost every foreign policy decision of the past two decades."

"He was wrong about the Iraq War," Paul told Stephanie Ruhle.

"He was wrong about the war in Libya," Paul continued. "He's wrong about this."

Both conflicts, Paul said, only brought more "chaos and terrorism" to the respective regions.

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Graham has been one of many lawmakers who have vehemently opposed President TrumpDonald John TrumpDavis: Supreme Court decision is bad news for Trump, good news for Vance Meadows trying to root out suspected White House leakers by feeding them info: Axios Pressley hits DeVos over reopening schools: 'I wouldn't trust you to care for a house plant let alone my child' MORE's decision last week to remove remaining U.S. troops from the northeastern border of Syria. Graham went as far as to say that the removal of troops could be the biggest mistake of Trump's presidency.

Later in the interview, Paul said that he "didn't see a national interest" in Syria, believing that a "national debate" would be the best way to see if the U.S., in fact, did have an interest in the conflict.

On Wednesday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced that he had launched a military offensive into Syria against Kurdish forces known as the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a vital ally to the U.S. in the fight against ISIS.

Over the weekend, the SDF made a deal with Syrian President Bashar Assad for the support of Syrian troops in the fight against Turkish forces.

Monday, Trump announced economic sanctions against Turkey for its military campaign into Syria.