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Pentagon chief mulls keeping some troops in Syria

Monday, October 21, 2019 - 02:11

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday that keeping some U.S. troops in parts of northeastern Syria near oilfields with Syrian Democratic Forces to ensure that the oil did not fall into the hand of Islamic State or others was one of the options that was being discussed. Gavino Garay reports.

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U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday that keeping some U.S. troops in parts of northeastern Syria near oilfields with Syrian Democratic Forces to ensure that the oil did not fall into the hand of Islamic State or others was one of the options that was being discussed. Gavino Garay reports.

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Pentagon chief mulls keeping some troops in Syria

Monday, October 21, 2019 - 02:11