Bolton News

US begins withdrawing gear from Syria, but not troops

Trump’s national security advisor John Bolton on Sunday announced conditions for a withdrawal that appeared to delay it indefinitely.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

Pompeo vows US troops will leave Syria

Turkish officials had a tense meeting this week with Trump's national security adviser John Bolton in Ankara aimed at co-ordinating the pullout process after Bolton set conditions that appeared to postpone it indefinitely.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

US military removes some equipment from Syria: official

On Sunday, National Security Adviser John Bolton set out stringent conditions for the proposed withdrawal, saying the defense of allies must first be assured.

EWN , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

Turkey to ask U.S. to hand over military bases in Syria - Hurriyet

REUTERS/Rodi Said The request was expected to come in talks on Tuesday between U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton and his Turkish counterpart, Ibrahim Kalin.

Reuters , Africa Jan 8, 2019

Trump aide sets out ‘conditions’ for Syria pullout: NBC

John Bolton told journalists travelling with him on a trip to Israel that the United States wanted a guarantee from Turkey that Kurds in Syria would be protected, the US news outlet said.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 7, 2019

US Syria withdrawal must be done with allies' defence 'assured' | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

“We’re going to be discussing the president’s decision to withdraw, but to do so from northeast Syria in a way that makes sure that ISIS is defeated and is not able to revive itself and become a threat again,” John Bolton said when meeting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 6, 2019

Turkey 'should not attack Kurds' after US leaves Syria - US security adviser

US national security adviser John Bolton added a new condition on Sunday to the country's withdrawal from Syria, saying Turkey must agree to protect the United States' Kurdish allies.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 6, 2019

Trump aide sets out 'conditions' for Syria pullout | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

John Bolton told journalists travelling with him on a trip to Israel that the United States wanted a guarantee from Turkey that Kurds in Syria would be protected, the US news outlet said.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 6, 2019

John Bolton to Israel and Turkey to discuss Syria pullout

US National Security Adviser John Bolton was deployed to Israel to allay concerns about President Donald Trump's decision to withdrawal troops from Syria and discuss the process with Turkish officials.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 6, 2019

U.S. security adviser warns Turkey against attacking Kurdish fighters after U.S. pull-out from Syria

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - White House national security adviser John Bolton added a new condition on Sunday to the U.S. withdrawal from Syria, saying Turkey must agree to protect the United States’ Kurdish allies.

Reuters , Africa Jan 6, 2019