what is next for the US troop withdrawal from Syria, and what will be the role of the Turkey in there – for example, in the fight against the IS?
These issues are likely to be during the visit of the security Advisor of US President Donald Trump in Turkey on the Agenda. John Bolton is Turkish and U.S. sources, according to the meeting in Turkey, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin, Minister of defence, Hulusi Akar, as well as intelligence chief Hakan Fidan. Bolton of chief of staff General Joseph Dunford and Syria-is accompanied by the US government, James Jeffrey, who is also the new special envoy for the fight against the terrorist militia Islamic state (IS) officer.
another issue is likely to be the planned Offensive on the part of Turkey against Kurdish troops in Northern Syria. Turkey sees the Kurds as terrorists. For the USA they are, however, important allied in the fight against the IS. The state news Agency Anadolu reported that they would also discuss about the controversy surrounding the Turkish purchase of a Russian missile defense system.
In the framework of the rain-trip diplomacy after the controversial decision, the U.S. troops from Syria to deduct, US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on the way in the Middle East. Pompeo wants from today until the 15th. January eight countries to visit. A Central message of the trip was that the US left the Middle East alone, it was said before the weekend from the US state Department. First stop is Jordan. Further talks are planned in Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Kuwait.