"Brett mcgurk, the former special presidential on voice in the fight against ISIS says the announcement to withdraw American troops in Syria has created a vacuum for opposition forces mcgurk who resigned in protest over. The president's decision says ISIS has not been defeated and getting troops out of a combat zone is one of the most difficult things to do in this case, I think the entire national security team had one view and a president and a conversation with president air, John just completely reversed the policy. You know, the president has said, I think he's right. You never you never. Telegraph a punch when you're in a military campaign. You also don't telegraphy train. I've probably traveled to Syria more than any other American civilian official. I know our people in Syria. My heart is broken. We're all our thoughts are with the families and love. Punch when you're in a military campaign. You also don't telegraphy retrain, I've probably traveled to Syria more than any other American civilian official. I know our people in Syria, my heart is broken. We're all our thoughts are with the families and loved ones though, chest killed in. This campaign is serious since two thousand fifteen we have a two Americans killed in action. We built this campaign plan to answer for those who believe that we should not be over invested in these conflicts Americans are not fighting. We built a force of sixty thousand Syrians, do the fighting American taxpayers are not spending money on civilian stabilization. And reconstruction costs the coalition is doing that. So it was a sustainable campaign plan, and we had the pieces in place as we defeat the physical caliphate to begin very serious negotiation with some pretty hostile actors in Syria, including Russia, and we had worked with the Russians diplomatically, basically to draw lines on the map at the Euphrates river. And we said look you don't cross that river cross that river. We'll kill you all the minute. You say the minute you announced the world that you're leaving. Vacuum opens up and all the other powers in the region start making different calculations and we have to."