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Who stands to gain if Trump pulls the US out of Syria? - CNNPolitics

Who stands to gain if Trump pulls the US out of Syria? - CNNPolitics | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it

President Donald Trump's unexpected announcement on Thursday that the US would "be coming out of Syria like very soon" is raising concerns among some national security officials who warn that withdrawing now would not only undermine American credibility in the region but prompt a significant escalation to an already devastating conflict.


A National Security Council meeting is set for Tuesday to discuss the administration's plan for battling ISIS in Syria, a senior administration official confirmed Saturday.

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Who stands to gain if Trump pulls the US out of Syria? Not the US - CNNPolitics

Who stands to gain if Trump pulls the US out of Syria? Not the US - CNNPolitics | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it

President Donald Trump's unexpected announcement on Thursday that the US would "be coming out of Syria like very soon" is raising concerns among some national security officials who warn that withdrawing now would not only undermine American credibility in the region but prompt a significant escalation to an already devastating conflict..

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Republican Senator Graham warns against Syria troop withdrawal | Reuters

Republican Senator Graham warns against Syria troop withdrawal | Reuters | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it

A senior Republican senator on Sunday warned U.S. President Donald Trump against pulling U.S. troops from Syria, saying it would lead to a resurgence of Islamic State and increased Iranian sway over the Syrian government in Damascus.

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Trump wants ‘out’ of Syria ‘very soon,’ contradicting top officials

Trump wants ‘out’ of Syria ‘very soon,’ contradicting top officials | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it

“We’ll be coming out of Syria, like, very soon,“ the president said Thursday, in what would be an apparent change in U.S. policy.


“Let the other people take care of it now.” “We got to get back to our country where we belong, where we want to be,” he added.

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Nick Orazi's curator insight, March 31, 1:32 AM
This article is about the possibility of President Trump wanting to get the military out of Syria. The article gives reasons why the president wants to get out of Syria. This recent news report is due tot the fact that allied forces are holding up and pushing the terrorists out of Syria.