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The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration wants Arab allies to send troops to Syria to replace U.S. forces

The Trump administration is seeking to assemble an Arab force to replace the U.S. military contingent in Syria and help stabilize the northeastern part of the country after the defeat of Islamic State, U.S. officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration wants Arab allies to send troops to Syria to replace U.S. forces

The Trump administration is seeking to assemble an Arab force to replace the U.S. military contingent in Syria and help stabilize the northeastern part of the country after the defeat of Islamic State, U.S. officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. military now may leave nearly 1,000 troops in Syria

The U.S. military is crafting plans to keep nearly 1,000 forces in Syria, U.S. officials said, a shift that comes three months after President Donald Trump ordered a complete withdrawal and is far more than the White House originally intended......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 17th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: About half of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to be withdrawn within weeks

A day after a contested decision to pull American military forces from Syria, officials said Thursday that President Donald Trump has ordered the start of a reduction of American forces in Afghanistan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump now says he may send up to 15,000 troops to border

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is prepared to deploy as many as 15,000 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border in anticipation of a caravan of Central American migrants, sharply increasing the number the administration had signaled earlier in the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pentagon to send another 3,500 troops to border with Mexico

The U.S. military plans to more than double the number of active-duty forces at the southern border, with the new figure disclosed in a letter from a congressional leader admonishing the Pentagon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump threatens to ‘devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds’

President Donald Trump vowed on Sunday to devastate Turkey’s economy if it targets Kurdish populations in northern Syria as the U.S. withdraws its forces, and called for a 20-mile safe zone between the Turkish border and U.S.-allied fighters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Graham says Trump is rethinking quick U.S. pullout from Syria

President Donald Trump is re-evaluating a rapid pullout of U.S. troops from Syria, an influential Republican senator said Sunday, signaling White House concerns that a withdrawal could allow Islamic State militants to regain a foothold in the country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration may soon reduce troop levels in Afghanistan

The Trump administration is actively considering plans for a significant drawdown of American troops in Afghanistan that could begin in as soon as several weeks, multiple officials said, in the start of the conclusion of the 17-year U.S. war effort......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: In rebuke to Trump, Senate votes to consider ending U.S. involvement in Yemen war

The Senate voted Wednesday to begin considering a resolution to withdraw U.S. support for Saudi forces in Yemen, defying top administration officials who just hours earlier had come to Capitol Hill to lobby lawmakers to do the opposite......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Dozens of pro-Assad troops killed in missile strikes inside Syria

Missile strikes on Syrian government bases overnight killed dozens of pro-regime forces, raising the risks of a wider regional war just weeks after Israel was blamed for hitting an air station in the country used by Iranian elite forces......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Trump Is Assembling An Arab Army To Replace US Troops In Syria

The Trump administration is hoping to secure a commitm.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump says U.S. and allies have launched military strikes in Syria

The decision to strike was aimed at cutting off the production and use of chemical weapons in the country, Trump said at the White House on Friday night......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

Trump is reportedly pushing for "sweeping" strikes in Syria — but Mattis is pushing back

President Donald Trump's national security team, led by newly appointed national security adviser John Bolton, is in favor of a sweeping military strike on Syrian forces, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Secretary of Defense Jim Mat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. rallying support from allies for military strike on Syria

The Trump administrat.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump warns ‘big price... to pay’ by Assad and allies after suspected chemical attack in Syria

President Donald Trump warned on Sunday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration pushing ‘urgency’ in mortgage-finance changes

Mark Calabria, the new head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency said mortgage foundations remain vulnerable......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration requires Texas Tech medical school to end use of race in determining admissions

Civil rights officials at the U.S. Education Department are requiring.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Canada may tie its approval of trade deal to removal of Trump’s tariffs

Canada’s foreign minister indicated Monday the government might delay ratification of the revised North American free-trade deal until the Trump administration lifts its tariffs against Canadian steel and aluminum......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 25th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Senate votes to stop U.S. aid for Saudi-led war in Yemen

The Senate approved a measure on Wednesday that would end U.S. military assistance for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, reproving the Trump administration for the second time over its support of the kingdom......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. warns Germany: Don’t use Huawei or we’ll share less intel

The Trump administration has told the German government it would limit intelligence sharing with Berlin if Huawei Technologies Co. is allowed to build Germany’s next-generation mobile-internet infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 11th, 2019