After strong criticism of the planned withdrawal of US-troops from Syria's US President, Donald Trump has changed his choice of words with a view to the terrorist organization ISIS in the war-torn country. The IS was defeated "largely," wrote Trump on Saturday on Twitter. Other countries in the Region, including Turkey, could now be easily done, what is left of the terrorist organization left.
Previously, Trump had declared that the IS-militia had been defeated in Syria, the American soldiers could therefore be deducted. Trumps decision of Wednesday, all of the 2000 U.S. soldiers from Syria bring home, was a national joined as international lack of understanding, and had triggered great irritation.
Trump should have taken the decision against the advice of important members of the Cabinet. Experts are warning that the IS-militia was by no means completely defeated, and a deduction have fatal consequences.
U.S. Secretary of defense James Mattis announced because of fundamental disagreements with Trump legends in this as in other matters on Thursday for his resignation.
As several US media on Saturday unanimously reported, stepping back, the US special envoy for the Anti-IS coalition, Brett McGurk, because of the differences on the Syria issue, said its premature withdrawal. Normally it would be excreted in February. The U.S. Department of state was due to the part of the state, the government have still to reach shops in the United States for an opinion to the personnel.
vacate his Post: Brett McGurk. (Archive) photo: Reuters/Stephanie McGehee
The "Washington Post" reported that Trump had made up his decision to withdraw troops from Syria, with which he had no longer flirted, in a telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan just over a week ago. Erdogan had expressed his lack of understanding about the continued U.S. involvement in Syria, then Trump have said that the United States would prefer.
Turkey has complained especially about the U.S. cooperation with the Kurdish militia YPG in Syria. The Turkey looks to be an offshoot of the outlawed Kurdish workers ' party PKK and fight them.
Created: 22.12.2018, 19:02 PM