A Timeline of U.S. Military Involvement in Syria | NYT News
A Timeline of U.S. Military Involvement in Syria | NYT News In December President Trump made an extraordinary declaration about US. Involvment in Syria. Us would leave Syria defense Department. Officials said that they were ordered to do it within 30 days. Then came a flurry of criticism even from inside his own party. Then the resignation First Defense secretary, Jim Mattis quit and America’s Chief Diplomat in the fight against Isis Brett mcgurk, followed. But now the timeline is unclear. Leave at a proper Pace to fight Isis, a shift from Longhorn Syria has left hundreds of thousands of people dead. So how did we get here and what are US forces doing in Syria in 2011 uprisings rippled through the Middle East leaders, Libya and Egypt protests in Syria this morning, conflict escalated, 2012 chemical weapons against his own people and if it would be enormous consequences, if we Start saying, Army launched the chemical attack on a Damascus suburb, killing 4 people response. The US debated airstrikes in Syria, agreed to give up its chemical weapons, but a new threat was also emerging Isis. In 2014, the US began support Rebel groups to fight extreme it, while also conducting airstrikes as part of an International Coalition. These efforts, expanded and the US troop numbers Grew From hundred to the low thousands in 2016 US supported Fighters, control of the Isis stronghold of memfish and in 2017, their de facto capital of raqqa Syria. Why? The Curtis group? This has been a problem for America’s Ally. Turkey, which has a long-standing conflict with the Kurds, US troops have had run-ins with Assad’s forces, as well as groups backed by Russia and Iran since taking office order, two stripes on areas controlled by a thot in response to chemical weapons attack. We are prepared this response until the Syrian regime stops of prohibited chemical agents, officials and allies dispute the claim that Isis has been defeated. They warned that an American departure will weaken US influence in the region and Russia, Iran and turkey, who are also on the ground. The other worries to move May Inspire some Isis fighters to return to Syria. How long have American troops been in Syria and what is their mission? Here’s a look back at the military’s recent involvement there as the White House attempts to withdraw U.S. forces.
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