Trump Defends Syria Move, Doesn’t Want US Troops in Mideast

President Trump insisted he is focused on the "BIG PICTURE" that doesn't include American involvement in "stupid endless wars" in the Middle East.

  • Published 9 October 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out over sharp criticism of his decision to pull back U.S. troops from northeastern Syria, insisting he is focused on the "BIG PICTURE" that doesn't include American involvement in "stupid endless wars" in the Middle East. "Fighting between various groups that has been going on for hundreds of years. USA should never have been in Middle East," Trump said in a series of morning tweets. "The stupid endless… Read at AP News