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US withdrawal from Syria begins after contradictory messages from John Bolton and Mike Pompeo

US withdrawal from Syria begins after contradictory messages from John Bolton and Mike Pompeo

Yahoo - 2019-01-11 14:26

US withdrawal from Syria begins after contradictory messages from John Bolton and Mike Pompeo - Yahoo

US Forces' Withdrawal from Syria Not "End of America's Fight": Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-02-06 18:26
ERBIL - The US forces' withdrawal from Syria is not going to be "the end of America's fight", Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday during a meeting with the 79 coalition partners in Washington. He held talks with the allies on the next steps ...

John Bolton and Mike Pompeo to reassure US allies in Middle East visit - The National

Thenational - 2019-01-25 23:09

Graham: chaos if US withdrawal from Syria unplanned

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 15:02
A US withdrawal from Syria that has not been thought through would lead to “chaos,” US Senator Lindsey Graham warned Saturday, urging President Donald Trump not to get out without a plan. Speaking to reporters in the Turkish capital Ankara a day after me ...

The appointments of John Bolton and Mike Pompeo in the US bring us closer to war in the Middle East | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-14 02:27

Pompeo Calls Turkish Counterpart to Discuss Syria Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-13 09:40
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Saturday to discuss the importance of a coordination between Washington and Ankara during the US withdrawal from Syria. “They agreed on t ...

US withdrawal from Syria begins after contradictory messages from John Bolton and Mike Pompeo

Telegraph - 2019-01-11 14:26

US-led coalition says withdrawal from Syria has begun

ANF - 2019-01-11 11:54
Withdrawal from Syria has reportedly begun. ...

Bolton to negotiate fate of Syria Kurds on Turkey visit

Rûdaw - 2019-01-07 18:51
Bolton said Sunday the US withdrawal from Syria is “conditional” ...

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. ...

Bolton Says U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Is Conditional

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-07 07:25
The Trump administration won’t withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria unless Turkey offers a firm commitment not to target America’s Kurdish allies, White House national security adviser John Bolton said. ...

Trump adviser outlines conditions for US pullout from Syria

Washington Times - 2019-01-06 20:51
JERUSALEM (AP) - President Donald Trump's national security adviser said Sunday that the American military withdrawal from northeastern Syria is conditioned on defeating the remnants of the Islamic State group and on Turkey assuring the safety of U.S.-al ...

John Bolton says U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria on 'conditions'

Washington Times - 2019-01-06 20:51
JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, said Sunday that the U.S. military withdrawal from northeastern Syria is conditioned on defeating the remnants of the Islamic State group, and on Turkey assuring the safety of K ...

US Reiterates No Withdrawal Until Turkey Guarantees Safety of Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2019-01-06 14:34
ERBIL — The United States maintains its stance on protecting Kurds even after it leaves Syria, saying that Turkey must guarantee the safety of Washington allies in Syria, according to National Security Advisor John Bolton. “We don’t think the Turks ought ...

KCK: US withdrawal from Syria will not weaken the struggle

ANF - 2018-12-24 07:55
Referring to the withdrawal decision of the US from Syria as a "rescue operation for the fascist AKP/MHP government" KCK said: "The new balance of power will lead the Turkish invasion to a defeat." ...

Iraqi PM, US Secretary of State Discuss US Withdrawal from Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-22 11:26
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have discussed the US withdrawal from Syrian in a phone conversation, with the latter assuring Baghdad of commitment to the war against Islamic State (IS). “Prime Ministe ...

KRG Expects Extended Impact of US Withdrawal from Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-21 14:14
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is closely monitoring the aftermath of US pullout from neighboring Syria as it expects the consequences extend between borders, according to a spokesperson. Speaking to VOA’s Kurdish service, Safin Dizayee ...

Ex-Governor Says US Withdrawal from Syria to Impact Iraq’s Mosul

BAS News - 2018-12-20 11:20
ERBIL — The former governor of Nineveh province, Atheel al-Nujaifi, has warned of possible security challenges in northern Iraq under the impact of the surprise announcement of US troops’ withdrawal from neighboring Syria. In an exclusive statement to Ba ...