The influential Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham after a meeting with President Donald Trump the possibility of a delay in the planned US troops withdrawal from Syria indicated. The plans would slow down to "clever way," said Graham on Sunday after a dinner with Trump in the White house.
Trump told him some things to Syria, which he had not previously known, said Graham. He was feeling much better now, in terms of the direction in which it is in Syria to go, he said, without mentioning Details.
The Republican Senator has long been regarded as intra-party critics of the President, a waving but in the meantime, on the line Trumps. The President had on may 19. December, the immediate start of the withdrawal of the 2000 U.S. soldiers from Syria.
"A giant step backward,"
In the media window of a few months was a report of a time of the speech. Minister of defense James Mattis retires, among other things, due to the different view of the allies sharply criticized the decision of the year from his office.
Graham had criticized Trump for his Syria stance publicly. On the Sunday immediately before the Meeting with Trump, he had explained on CNN, the too rapid withdrawal from Syria was a "huge step backwards".
Created: 30.12.2018, 23:53 PM