U.S. President Donald Trump has tempered its announcement of the withdrawal of U.S. soldiers from Syria. The deduction should "be careful" and "reasonable pace" to happen, wrote Trump on Monday on Twitter. At the same time, the US would continue the fight against the terrorist militia Islamic state (IS).
Trump had just before Christmas, surprised with the announcement, immediately take all American soldiers from the civil war, the country of be deducted, because the fight against the IS-militia had been won. In Protest against the announcement by the Minister of defense of Jim Mattis had stepped back.
Since then, the US President has restricted his announcement. He noted last week, he did not want to "remain in Syria," because that is where there is only "Sand and death". However, he did say "never, that we go on a night out".
Are not deducted all the soldiers?
Trumps National security adviser John Bolton said Sunday in a Meeting with Israel's head of government, Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem, a US-to rise to the deduction must be ensured that the IS defeated militia, and not be able again. In addition, the security of the U.S. must be guaranteed allies in the Region.
Previously, had said to Bolton, according to the news channel NBC News ahead of fellow journalists, in front of a US withdrawal, the security of the Kurdish allies of the United States had to be ensured in Syria. The Trump consultants also said it was possible that not all of the 2000 U.S. soldiers would be withdrawn from Syria. A withdrawal could take place in the North, while the soldiers could remain in the South, stationed, in order to limit the influence of Iran. (sda)
Created: 07.01.2019, at 22:19