Trump just totally flipped on Syria

President Trump recently said there was no reason to keep U.S. troops in Syria. Now, he's "100 percent" certain that's not true.

Trump decided in December that the U.S. had "defeated ISIS in Syria," and said he'd be withdrawing the small American force still stationed there. Pretty much everyone disagreed, so Trump said in February he'd keep some troops there after all. A bipartisan group of senators and House members told Trump they approved of the continued presence, and he wrote back to say that he "agree[d] 100 percent," NBC News reports via a copy of his response.

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Kathryn Krawczyk

Kathryn is a graduate of Syracuse University, with degrees in magazine journalism and information technology, along with hours to earn another degree after working at SU's independent paper The Daily Orange. She's currently recovering from a horse addiction while living in New York City, and likes to share her extremely dry sense of humor on Twitter.