Trump did not discuss Syria pullout with Erdogan in advance: U.S. official

FILE PHOTO: US President Donald Trump (L) talks to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, 11 July 2018. /Pool via REUTERS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump did not discuss in advance his decision to pull U.S. troops out of Syria with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday. “The president made his own decision. It was not something he discussed with President Erdogan. He has informed President Erdogan of his decision,” […]

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