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Amid criticism of Syria withdrawal, Trump says US 'slowly' sending troops home | Middle East Eye

Amid criticism of Syria withdrawal, Trump says US 'slowly' sending troops home | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-31 19:01

Amid criticism of Syria withdrawal, Trump says US \'slowly\' sending troops home | Middle East Eye - Middleeasteye

Trump nominates retired army general as US ambassador to Saudi Arabia | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-16 23:26

Four-nation Syria summit in Istanbul calls for lasting Idlib ceasefire | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-14 10:28

Syria withdrawal won't happen without protections for Kurds, Bolton says

CBS News - 2019-01-07 18:57
National security adviser John Bolton, on Middle East trip meant to assure allies, says the U.S. withdrawal from Syria is linked to several conditions ...

US withdrawal in Syria hinges on safety of Kurdish allies, Bolton says

CNN - 2019-01-07 13:45
The United States will pull out of Syria only with assurances Turkey will not attack Kurdish allies there, national security adviser John Bolton told journalists on Sunday, according to reports. ...

Syria conflict: Bolton says US withdrawal is conditional

BBC - 2019-01-07 00:05
The US wants assurances that Kurdish allies will be safe, National Security Adviser John Bolton says. ...

Syria conflict: Bolton says US withdrawal is conditional - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-06 18:32

US Delivers Weapons & Ammo To Kurds Ahead of Syria Withdrawal

Mintpressnews - 2019-01-05 00:15

US Says No Timeline for Syria Withdrawal

BAS News - 2019-01-04 23:37
ERBIL — The United States has no specific timeline for pulling its troops out of Syria, said a State Department official. “We have no timeline for our military forces to withdraw from Syria,” Reuters quoted the official who had asked to remain unnamed. “ ...

'Sand and death': Trump says he doesn't care what Iran does in Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-03 03:16

Trump Says US Wants to Protect Syrian Kurds Even After Its Forces' Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-02 20:54
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that Washington wants to continue to protect the Kurds in Syria even after the withdrawal of the US troops from the country. Earlier in December, Trump said that he would pull the US forces out of ...

Turkey and US agree plan for YPG withdrawal from Syria's Manbij | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-30 11:29

Trump defends Syria withdrawal during surprise visit to US base in Iraq | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-29 12:05

Disturbing questions about the US sudden Syria withdrawal

Seth Frantzman - 2018-12-22 16:30
Between December 14 and 20 the US, its allies, partners and the Middle East have been shocked to see US President Donald Trump decide to withdraw from Syria and US […] ...

President Donald Trump is Pulling all 2,000 US Troops out of Syria In a Single Tweet

Waar Media - 2018-12-20 14:38
President Donald Trump is pulling all 2,000 US troops out of Syria, officials announced, as the president suddenly declared victory over the ISIS, his party’s lawmakers who called his action rash and dangerous. The US began airstrikes in Syria in 2014, a ...

Syria conflict: Trump troop pullout raises questions

BBC - 2018-12-20 01:00
The president's decision to pull out of Syria deepens doubts about US Middle East policy. ...

Festival of Newroz celebrated across Turkey even as arrests are made | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-12-14 19:50