Listen: President Trump, President And White House discussed on The Frame
"We started getting word in the Washington bureau of a major announcement on foreign policy. The President Trump was going to abruptly withdraw all two thousand American troops. Currently deployed in Syria to fight against the Islamic state. Mark land lor- covers the White House. We heard about it initially just through sources, although a couple of hours later do have confirmation in a statement just a short time ago, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the press secretary confirmed it in a very skeletal to center, we have started returning United States trips home as we transition to the next phase of this campaign. No word yet on what the and it wasn't until six thirty in the evening that the president himself actually weighed in we've been fighting for a long time in Syria. I've been president for almost two years and we've really stepped it up. President Trump posted a video filmed outside the White House in which he said, and we have one against ISIS. We've beaten them and we've beaten a badly. We've taken back the land the war against ISIS is over our boys are young women are men they're all coming back and they're coming back now. And it's time to bring the troops home. We. We won. Want to turn out of that surprise decision by President Trump to withdraw."