France’s Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Friday the U.S policy on Syria is a "mystery".
“How can one be very firm against Iran and at the same time abandon northeast Syria, when one knows that in the
"It's a mystery to me," he added.
In December, Trump made a surprise announcement that the U.S. would be withdrawing all troops from Syria, and said Daesh had been defeated in the country.
Since then, no troops have been withdrawn, however, last month the Pentagon confirmed additional troops were being sent to protect American forces and equipment as they prepare to leave.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.