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Feb 23, 2019
'Not reversing course on withdrawing from Syria': Donald Trump justifies leaving behind 200 troops in countryDonald Trump agreed to keep about 200 US troops as part of a planned multinational force that would maintain a safe zone in northeastern Syria, the official said.
Feb 21, 2019
Islamic State faces defeat in Syria after US-backed SDF operations; withdrawal of American troops spells uncertainty for regionIslamic State looked close to defeat in its last enclave in eastern Syria on Wednesday as civilians poured out and the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said the remaining jihadists wanted to fight to the death.
Jan 11, 2019
After Donald Trump's announcement of withdrawal from Syria, US-led military coalition begins pulling out troopsOn 19 December, Trump said he had ordered the withdrawal of all US forces in Syria, which are believed to number around 2,000
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 24, 2018
Donald Trump pulls up Jim Mattis' last day in office; deputy Patrick Shanahan to take over as acting defense secretary on 1 JanJim Mattis resigned as the US Secretary of Defense on Thursday in protest over Donald Trump's decision to pull all US troops out of Syria.
Dec 24, 2018
Emmanuel Macron says 'an ally must be reliable' after Donald Trump pulls US troops out of SyriaFrench president Emmanuel Macron's comments come after Donald Trump pulled out US troops from Syria, leaving thousands of Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, which the Pentagon spent years training and arming against IS, vulnerable to Turkish attack.
Dec 19, 2018
'US has defeated Islamic State': After Donald Trump tweet, officials announce full withdrawal of troops from SyriaThe United States will withdraw its troops from Syria, a US official said on Wednesday, after President Donald Trump said America has defeated Islamic State in the war-ravaged country