PBS NewsHour

US won’t leave Syria until ISIS does, Trump advisor says

Clip: 01/06/2019 | 4m 18s Video has closed captioning.

During a trip to Israel on Sunday, U.S. national security adviser John Bolton announced that American troops would remain in Syria until the Islamic State is fully eradicated, scaling back an announcement from President Trump last month. "Effectively, Americans aren’t going anywhere," Nahal Toosi, a foreign affairs correspondent at POLITICO, told Hari Sreenivasan, joining him from Washington, D.C.

Aired: 01/06/19

Rating: NR

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