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Trump / Troops in Syria #1133186

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The decision by President Trump to withdraw all US troops from Syria examined; Trump tweet about defeating ISIS quoted. [State Department special envoy Brett McGUR†, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Joseph DUNFORD†- says there have to be internal security forces & we have a ways to go.] What Trump said in the past about the war in Iraq noted. [Sept. 2016, TRUMP - opposes how Presidents Bill Clinton & Barack Obama left Iraq.] [Senators Lindsey GRAHAM, Marco RUBIO - criticize the decision.] The status of ISIS forces in Syria & intelligence from troops discussed.

Muir, David;
Raddatz, Martha

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