US begins Syria withdrawal amid confusion over policy
Friday, 11 January 2019 The United States has begun withdrawing from Syria, a military spokesman said Friday, as international observers struggled to make sense of the future of US policy in the war-torn nation.
U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday that his decision to leave a small number of U.S. troops in Syria does not constitute a reversal of his December announcement that he would withdraw..
According to Reuters, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia had not seen any large movement in Syria to suggest that the United States was moving to withdraw its troops from the country...
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani claimed that the presence of the United States in the Middle East harmed countries in the region and called on Washington..
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris was critical of President Donald Trump's Syria policy during a news conference at Howard University on Monday saying, "you cannot conduct foreign policy..