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Jan 03, 2019
Donald Trump calls Syria 'sand and death'; timeline of US' withdrawal from Damascus remains unclearOn when US forces would leave Syria, Trump said that he does not want to be in Syria "forever." But after saying troops would come home right away, and that the Islamic State group was defeated, he didn't give any specific timetable.
Dec 22, 2018
US envoy to anti-Islamic State coalition Brett McGurk resigns in protest over Donald Trump's Syria withdrawalMcGurk, appointed to the post by President Barack Obama in 2015 and retained by Trump, said in his resignation letter that the militants were on the run, but not yet defeated, and that the premature pullout of American forces from Syria would create the conditions that gave rise to Islamic State
Nov 17, 2017
Islamic State has lost control of 95 percent of territory in Syria and Iraq, says US-led coalitionThe Islamic State has lost control of 95 percent of the land it overran in Syria and Iraq in 2014
Nov 04, 2017
Islamic State suffers territorial losses, driven out from 96% of its strongholds in Iraq, SyriaWith new losses, the Islamic State group has been driven from more than 96 percent of the large parts of Iraq and Syria it once held.