20 noiembrie 2019

Pentagon IG's quarterly report: US pullout from Syria strengthens terrorists

stripes.com

WASHINGTON (Tribune News Service) — The sudden departure of most U.S. troops from northeastern Syria in early October has strengthened the Islamic State terrorist group in that country, despite the U.S. military’s recent killing of the group’s leader, according to a new Pentagon assessment. The terror group, also known as ISIS, is reconstituting its forces and readying new plans for terrorist attacks in the wake of the U.S. troop withdrawal and Turkey’s subsequent invasion of Syria, and other [...]