Berlin surprised by Trump's decision on Syria
The decree of the US President on the withdrawal of US troops from Syria may threaten the fight against ISIS, according to Germany.
Germany surprised by the “sudden change of course” in Washington on Syria. This is stated in the statement of German foreign Minister Haiko Maas, distributed by the press service of the Ministry on Thursday, December 20.
“Not only for us, the unexpected change of course by the American side was unexpected. “The Islamic state” is discarded, but the threat has not disappeared, ” the statement said
It is noted that the decision of US President Donald Trump on the withdrawal of us troops from Syria may threaten the fight against ISIS.
“There is a danger that the consequences of this decision could damage the fight against ISIS and jeopardize the achievements. There are still (terrorist) structures in the underground, terrorists are active in the East of Syria,” the statement said.
Yesterday it became known that Trump ordered to begin the withdrawal of us troops from Syria. Before that, he declared victory on ISIS.