U.S. troops and Syrian Democratic Forces exchanged fire with pro-Syrian regime troops Monday, but there were no U.S. casualties. ... Tensions have been rising in northeast Syria between government forces and ... where he covered USCENTCOM, USSOCOM and SOF writ large among many other topics.
Syrian state media says U.S. forces attacked Syrian troops in the ... Tensions have been rising in northeastern Syria in recent months as the Syrian ... The official said a Syrian soldier was killed and two others were wounded.
There are many problems with this deal, but the most troubling for ... The oil deal, Pompeo told the senators, had taken longer to finalize ... He did not offer examples of any powerful benefits to the United ... There are reportedly just 500 U.S. troops in Syria, concentrated in the eastern Der ez-Zor region.
At some point, we do want to get smaller there. ... General McKenzies comments on U.S. troop levels in Iraq and Syria were consistent with ... While ISIS has not carried out attacks on the scale that it did a few years ago, the ... That strike enraged many Iraqi parliamentarians, who demanded a complete ...
Were also involved in many oil projects and oil development within their country. ... Some of these forces also support about 500 U.S. troops in neighboring Syria. ... We definitely dont need combat troops in Iraq, Mr. al-Kadhimi said. ... that Iraqi forces were largely ready to take on the fight by themselves.