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U.S.: Trump Reportedly Considering Leaving 200 Troops in Eastern Syria to Protect Oil Fields

Oct 21, 2019 | 12:43 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump is reportedly considering leaving a small force of roughly 200 U.S. troops in eastern Syria to protect oil fields in the area against the Islamic State and the Syrian government, The New York Times reported Oct. 20....

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