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U.S. Could Send Troops to Guard Oil Fields in Syria, Esper Says

NYTimes.com Friday, 25 October 2019
Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said the United States may “maintain a reduced presence in Syria,” despite President Trump’s assurances of American withdrawal.
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Mark Esper held a press conference Friday.

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