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US starts pulling troops out of Syria, talks with Turkey to continue | News | DW | 11.01.2019

US starts pulling troops out of Syria, talks with Turkey to continue | News | DW | 11.01.2019

DW - 2019-01-11 19:47

US starts pulling troops out of Syria, talks with Turkey to continue | News | DW | 11.01.2019 - DW

Trump defends pulling troops out of Syria during surprise Iraq visit

Irishtimes - 2019-01-20 03:26

Donald Trump pulls US troops out of Syria

Usatoday - 2019-01-18 06:26

US presses for deal with Turkey to protect Syrian Kurdish partners

The Defense Post - 2019-01-14 19:17
US officials are stepping up diplomatic efforts to reach a settlement with Turkey to protect the Coalition’s partner in the war against ISIS The post US presses for deal with Turkey to protect Syrian Kurdish partners appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Obama Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: Trump Pulling Troops Out of Syria Could Make Allies Doubt U.S. Commitments

Newsweek - 2019-01-14 12:03

Assad wants American troops out of Syria and threatens to attack region under US-backed Kurds

Militarytimes - 2019-01-14 07:57

Associated Press: US Troops did not Withdraw from Syria

Waar Media - 2019-01-12 23:02
The U.S. military says it has started pulling equipment but not troops out of Syria. The news agency Associated Press have published a statement about the US troops withdrawal from Syria, the statement says that till now no troops have left Syria; but th ...

US Seeking Talks with Russia to Ensure Kurds' Safety after Syria Pullout: Bolton

BAS News - 2019-01-11 22:44
ERBIL - The US is willing to hold talks with Russia about the need for protecting the Syrian Kurds after the US forces withdraw from Syria, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Friday. The US official noted that they put the loyalty of the Kurdi ...

US Begins Pulling Troops Out of Syria

Voanews - 2019-01-11 15:40

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. ...

Is Trump Pulling Out Of Syria A Bad Move? - Conservative Daily News

Conservativedailynews - 2019-01-05 07:54

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. “ ...

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 ...

SDF Warns of IS Revival as US Withdraws from Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-20 12:24
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Thursday that the Islamic State (IS) would have the chance to revive and put the liberated areas under threat again as the US has decided to pull its troops out of Syria. It emphasized that D ...