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US preparing for troop withdrawal from Syria

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The United States prepare themselves, according to American media for the withdrawal of their troops from Syria, where they together with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to fight against the terrorist organisation Islamic State (IS). That report Wednesday, among others, Wall Street Journal and CNN.

President Donald Trump took the decision because he feels that the goal is reached, namely it IS off. He has the ministry of Defence is ordered to begin the withdrawal of troops, reported to CNN, under the citation of sources in the Pentagon.

According to the Wall Street Journal were allies in the region had already been informed of the decision.

Trump had last week, in a phone conversation about this with the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The USA officially have a tweeduizendtal soldiers in Syria stationed, say as a consultant and instructor of the Syrian oppositietroepen.

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