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Pentagon signs order on withdrawing U.S. from Syria

Pentagon signs order on withdrawing U.S. from Syria

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The Representative of the Pentagon confirmed signing the order about withdrawal the U.S. forces from Syria, TASS reports. 
At the same time, they haven’t declared the date of withdrawal. 
On December 19, the U.S. President Donald Trump stated on the leave of the U.S. forces from Syria. He explained that “Islamic State” terrorist organization is defeated and the U.S. has completed its mission in Syria.  

On December 20, Trump claimed that the United States Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis is retiring in late February. Mattis in his letter of resignation said that he leaves due to disagreements with Donald Trump, and also because of withdrawal of the U.S. forces from Syria. 
Americal officials claim that withdrawal of more than 2,000 troops will take from 60 to 100 days. Most of the U.S. military bases in Syria are located in the north, in the areas controlled by Kurdish militias, who actively cooperated with the United States in the fight against the Islamists. 

Turkey considers the Kurdish paramilitary forces in Syria their enemies and prepares an operation against them by bringing military equipment to the border. Invasion of the Kurds may start after America leaves.  
The United States of America started the military operation against “Islamic State” in Iraq in June 2014, and in Syria in September 2014.
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