Trump Today: Trump calls Turkey’s Syria cease-fire an ‘amazing outcome’
President Donald Trump hailed a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria announced by Vice President Mike Pence, even as Turkey disputed the term and said a pause in Ankara’s military operations depended on Kurdish forces leaving a safe zone.
“This is an amazing outcome,” Trump said after landing in Texas, where he will participate in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at a Louis Vuitton
On Wednesday, two-thirds of House Republicans joined with Democrats in voting to denounce Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northeastern Syria. Trump has weathered heavy criticism for what lawmakers have described as betraying the Kurds, who fought alongside U.S. troops against ISIS.