For east Syria, US troops are about much more than oil
Friday, 8 November 2019 () BEIRUT (AP) — As U.S. troops beef up in eastern Syria to protect oil fields, residents hope their mission will bring stability and prosperity to the remote and resource-rich region —and keep the Syrian government out. Their hopes reflect the expectations being piled onto the operation, even as President Donald Trump flip-flopped on the scope […]
US military leaders are preparing a plan in the fallout of President Donald Trump's about-face in Syria.
Trump recently and abruptly ordered the withdrawal of US troops from Kurdish-held northeastern..
· President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to claim that the US was "keeping the oil" in northern Syria, weeks after the US abruptly withdrew, and then... Business Insider Also reported by •WorldNews