The U.S. special envoy for the international fight against the terrorist militia “Islamic state” (IS) should have declared his resignation: Brett McGurk put his office at the 31. December, reports US media Ministry consistently relying on staff from the U.S. Department of state.

McGurk did actually want to in February, to cede, have the preferred, however, to the decision for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria, reports the Washington Post.

U.S. President Donald Trump had written in the middle of the week on Twitter, the IS is defeated. The White house said that it had begun, soldiers from the country to be deducted. This Saturday, Trump wrote on Twitter just yet, the IS was defeated “largely”, but the troop withdrawal, he left no doubt: “We’re coming home!”

McGurk had made days earlier, a very different assessment: “It would be negligent if we were to say, the physical Caliphate would be defeated, so that we can just pull it off. I think everyone who looks at a conflict that would agree with that.” (An analysis of the decision here)

McGurk 2015 was read, at the time of President Barack Obama, the special representative has been appointed for the international fight against the terrorist militia.

The decision Trumps the deduction was met with allies in the fight against IS a lack of understanding. Also, U.S. Secretary of defense James Mattis announced on Friday in Protest against the foreign policy of its President, his resignation. Click here to read excerpts from his Abdankschreiben.


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