Trump Decided to Withdraw From Syria a Week Ago

President Donald Trump has announced the withdrawal of troops from Syria, having informed his military officials after a call with the Turkish president regarding an arms deal and a potential offensive against U.S. allies.

U.S. Slaps Sanctions on Turkish Officials

Turkish Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul and Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu have been hit with U.S. sanctions due to the jailing of U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson.