US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the US pullout from Syria would be coordinated with Turkey. “I just had a long and productive call with President
@RT_Erdogan of Turkey. We discussed ISIS, our mutual involvement in Syria, & the slow & highly coordinated pullout of U.S. troops from the area. After many years they are coming home. We also discussed heavily expanded Trade…President @RT_Erdogan of Turkey has very strongly informed me that he will eradicate whatever is left of ISIS in Syria….and he is a man who can do it plus, Turkey is right “next door.” Our troops are coming home!”
The comments came as a war of words erupted between Israel and Turkey.