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US To Retain 500-600 Troops In Syria: Defense Secretary

RTTNews Thursday, 14 November 2019
Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced that around 600 U.S. troops will remain in Syria. This statement brought clarity on the exact size of the U.S. military presence in the war-torn country. Esper disclosed this to the media on a flight en route to Seoul. He was asked how many troops do the United States have in Syria, and what's their mission. "Our mission is the enduring defeat of ISIS. We
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