TRENDING Trump withdraws US forces from Syria, declaring 'we have won against ISIS'

TRENDING

Trump withdraws US forces from Syria, declaring 'we have won against ISIS'

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11:17, December 20, 2018

The Trump administration has started returning US troops home from Syria, the White House said on Wednesday.

All US State Department personnel are being evacuated from Syria within 24 hours, reported Reuters after the White House announcement, citing an anonymous administration official.

"We have defeated ISIS (the IS) in Syria, my only reason for being there during the Trump Presidency," Trump tweeted on Wednesday morning.

(Video source: Reuters via VCG)

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