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

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

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

Trump vs. Trotsky: The Many Consequences of a U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-23 18:01
Once again, in 280 characters or less, Donald Trump upended U.S. policy that many thought was settled. Trump’s series of tweets last month announcing the defeat of ISIS and the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria stunned his own national security team, t ...

Unchecked and Unbalanced? The Politics and Policy of U.S. Nuclear Launch Authority

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-17 01:11
Abstract Presidential control of U.S. nuclear launch authority lacks robust checks and balances. Recent congressional attempts to restrict sole presidential […] ...

Peshmerga Media Center and Media Team of U.S. Army conduct joint coverage of the Peshmerga 2nd Brigade

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-16 20:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On January 14th, 2019, the Media Center of KRG Ministry of Peshmerga and the Media Consultants of the U.S. Army conducted a joint media operation covering the Peshmerga 2nd Infantry Brigade of Kirkuk. At the start of t ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets U.S. Secretary of State

KRG-Spain - 2019-01-16 00:08
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani. The regional situati ...

President Trump Says the U.S. Will ‘Devastate’ Turkey’s Economy if the Kurds Are Attacked

Time - 2019-01-14 06:17
Trump's decision to pull American troops out of Syria has left the United States' Kurdish allies vulnerable to an attack from Turkey ...

US Troops to Withdraw from Syria to Mosul Dam in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-01-12 14:40
ERBIL — The United States army is stationing its troops withdrawn from Syria near Mosul Dam in Iraq’s northern province of Nineveh, a source claimed. The first patch of US military equipment has arrived in the area in the recent days, an unnamed source t ...

PM Nechirvan Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 17:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Wednesday evening, on January 9th, 2019, HE KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State, and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was also attended with KRG Deputy Prime Minis ...

HE President Masoud Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 01:39
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019, HE President Masoud Barzani met with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Erbil. Douglas Silliman (U.S. Ambassador to Iraq) and Steve Fagin (U.S. Consul General in Erbil) were also pr ...

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo visits Iraqi Kurdistan for meetings with officials

E-Kurd - 2019-01-09 21:02
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan Region capital city of Erbil to meet with Kurdish officials. Pompeo met with Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP President Massoud Barzani before meeting wi ...

Turkish rebuke of Bolton highlights troubled effort to sell U.S. plan for exit from Syria

Washington Post - 2019-01-09 03:16
Turkey’s president slammed the White House national security adviser for asking for protection for U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters. ...

Donald Trump's Adviser Seeks Deal to Protect Syria Allies From Forces Once Backed By U.S. Under Obama

Newsweek - 2019-01-07 18:57
The Syrian rebels once backed by the U.S. under former President Barack Obama now pose the greatest threat Kurdish allies opposed by Turkey. ...

Trump Officially Nominates Army Gen. Mark Milley As The Next Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Of Staff - Task & Purpose

Taskandpurpose - 2019-01-07 08:14

Bloomberg: Trump Courts Catastrophe in Syria Islamic State is not defeated, and a U.S. withdrawal would be an abandonment of Kurdish allies.

Justice for Kurds - 2018-12-21 06:23
President Donald Trump is on the verge of making a spectacularly bad decision. The White House is soon expected to announce its plans to remove the 2,000 U.S. troops now serving in northeastern Syria. This is not totally unexpected. Trump ran for presiden ...

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 ...