washington - US President Donald Trump wants the US Army to withdraw from Syria as soon as possible. That is what the spokesperson for the White House Sarah Sanders said on Sunday evening.
'The mission has not changed. The president has said that the American troops will be withdrawn as soon as possible, 'says Sanders.
According to the spokesperson, that does not mean that Syria is just left. ' We are determined to completely defeat IS and ensure that they can not return. We expect regional partners to take responsibility after that to keep the region safe. '
Sanders responded to statements by French President Emmanuel Macron. He said on Sunday evening that he had persuaded Trump to keep American troops in Syria longer. Earlier, Trump had already announced that he wanted to quickly withdraw his troops.
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