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Trump cedes Syrian postwar planning to Putin

With rebel fighters largely routed and the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, driven from most of Syria’s territory, experts and U.S. officials say the real fight now is about a regional power struggle playing out in the country.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
POLITICO
Topics: 
Syria
Russia
State Department
Terrorism
Author Info: Michael Crowley
Teaser Text: 
With rebel fighters largely routed and the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, driven from most of Syria’s territory, experts and U.S. officials say the real fight now is about a regional power struggle playing out in the country.
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