U.S. to leave about 200 troops in Syria, White House says

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By Alex Johnson

About 200 U.S. troops will remain in Syria after the withdrawal of most U.S. military forces from the country, the White House said Thursday.

President Donald Trump declared in December that “we have won against ISIS” and that he would pull all of the 2,000 or so U.S. troops from the country, an announcement that surprised U.S. allies and senior military officials and plunged the U.S.-led campaign against ISIS into turmoil.

source: nbcnews.com