Jeffrey: We will maintain our capabilities in Syria and will not allow return of regime's forces

The United States envoy for Syria, James Jeffrey, said that his country would maintain its capabilities in Syria to continue a fight against IS, and stressed that America would not allow the return of the regime forces to where they will withdraw.

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The United States envoy for Syria, James Jeffrey, said at the Munich security conference: "Washington's objectives in northeastern Syria have been largely achieved and we will continue to fight IS."

He added, "We will maintain our capabilities and the withdrawal will be in coordination with our partners and we will not allow the return of the Assad forces to the places where we will withdraw from them"

A number of members of the Trump administration and the US Senate have opposed the president's decision to withdraw from Syria.

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