Flashback: Trump left behind a mountain of weapons and equipment when he ordered the US military to hastily leave Syria so Russia could take over the US bases and take possession of US weapons

Trump orders withdrawal of U.S. troops from Northern Syria

-New York Times

Trump’s withdrawal from Syria is a victory for Iran and Russia, experts say

-NBC News

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned Thursday after clashing with President Trump over the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria and Afghanistan

-Washington Post

U.S. retreat from Syria strengthens Russia’s hand: Chaos has ensued from Trump’s decision to pull out of Syria without a clear plan – a situation that Moscow seems eager to exploit.

-US News

Russian media cheers Trump’s moves in Syria: ‘Putin won the lottery!’ For Russia, Trump’s presidency is a gift that keeps on giving.

-The Daily Beast

How Russia is filling the gap left by Trump’s withdrawal of US troops in Syria

-The Independent

Russia takes over a base left by U.S. forces near Syria’s Raqqa


Russian troops take command of a U.S. airbase in northern Syria

-CBS News

Russia takes over a third U.S. base in Syria

-The Moscow Times

Russian soldiers were filmed at a hurriedly abandoned US base, after Trump ordered Syria troop withdrawal: Video shows a Stieg Larsson novel, cereal, a fridge full of Coke and other items apparently left behind by American forces in Manbij

-The Independent

U.S. military left thousands of weapons, vulnerable to loss or theft, during their fight against ISIS in Syria


The weapons America is leaving behind in Syria: Trump’s hasty troop withdrawal could trigger a second industrial revolution in terrorism.

-New Republic

Related: Trump is Putin’s sock puppet. The proof has been hiding in plain sight all along.

Author: Oliver
I'm an introvert. I spend a lot of time inside my head, just thinking about random stuff. Introverts think about more than just being introverts. :) I make comics about those thoughts.

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