Retired Marine Gen. John Allen on Pres. Trump's withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria: "So much of what we have done over the last 4 years has been undone in the last 96 hours, and it is really frustrating to watch this happening."
Breaking news tonight - Pres. Trump called for an immediate halt to Turkey's invasion of Northern Syria in a phone call today with Pres. Erdogan, and he's sending @VP Pence and the National Security Adviser to Turkey.
In Syria, U.S. military officials now face the daunting task of removing 1,000 troops without compromising their safety. U.S. troops were spread across northern Syria & as far west as Manbij when the withdrawal was first ordered. Here's @CBSDavidMartin
People carry the coffins of Kurdish civilians and fighters at a funeral in Derik, a Syrian Kurdish town on Sunday. Turkish assaults in northern Syria have been brutal over the past few days. Civilians have been among the hundreds killed.
BREAKING: In an extraordinary Sunday night statement, the White House announces that the US "will no longer be in the immediate area" of Northern Syria, allow Turkey to launch an invasion in the region and give Turkey responsibility for captured ISIS fighters in the area.
Here in Northern Syria one word on everyone’s lips: betrayal. And now ngo’s warning what could come. Save the Children “Warns of Mass Displacement of Children”