Donald Trump will keep troops in Syria for now, but wants exit soon, administration official says

Donald Trump will keep troops in Syria for now, but wants exit soon, administration official says

Posted April 05, 2018 11:13:05 President Donald Trump has agreed in a National Security Council meeting to keep US troops in Syria a little longer to defeat Islamic State but wants them out relatively soon, according to a senior administration official. Key points: The US has deployed about 2,000 troops …

Australia condemns Syria at UN and pushes back against Russia | World news

Australia has fiercely condemned the Syrian government for its continuing atrocities against civilians, which have included bombing hospitals, using illegal chemical weapons and deliberately trying to starve a civilian population, in a statement to the Human Rights Council in Geneva. And Australia has pushed back firmly against Russia, which has …