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Security worsening at Turkey-Syria border, Trump continues to defend his decision

Oct 13, 2019, 01.05 PM (IST)

The Syria-Turkey border security is worsening due to sustained battles that left large numbers of Syrians fleeing their homes. U.S. President Donald Trump continued to defend on Saturday his controversial decision to pull some U.S. troops out of an area of Syria where they had been supporting Kurdish forces.