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The U.S. Navy sent to Syria landing ship with Marines, helicopters and other aircraft to cover the withdrawal of its troops from the country. According to The Wall Street Journal, citing sources in the Pentagon.
It is noted that we are talking about ship Kearsarge, carrying hundreds of Marines. They must support leaving Syria to the American soldiers.
According to sources, the order of withdrawal remains in effect, despite statements by the US presidential Advisor for national security John Bolton, who said that the USA did not leave Syria until Turkey will be left alone by the Americans support the Kurds.
Before the media reported that part of the US military can indefinitely stay in the South of Syria, where the base of al-TANF.
US President, Donald trump declared victory over the “Islamic state” in Syria and ordered the U.S. military to leave the country at the end of 2018. In addition, it is suggested to take care of the rest in the region of the terrorists to other countries, including Turkey.
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