Trump exchange with reporter over troop withdrawal
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Turkey-Syria offensive: Trump defends troops withdrawal

US President Donald Trump said pulling troops out of Syria was the right decision.

Turkey launched a cross-border offensive against Kurdish-led forces last week. The operation came after Trump ordered the withdrawal of US troops from the area.

Speaking at a press conference alongside President Sergio Mattarella of Italy, he was questioned about the consequences of his decision.

  • 16 Oct 2019
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