2000 U.S. troops currently in Syria

WASHINGTON | Trump scales back US goals in Syria, leaves future to others

WASHINGTON |April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) President Donald Trump is dramatically scaling back U.S. goals in Syria as he pushes for a quick military withdrawal, Trump administration officials said Wednesday, abandoning plans to stay long-term to stabilize the country and prevent the Islamic State group from re-emerging. Trump has given no formal order to pull out … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump scales back US goals in Syria, leaves future to others