The results of the US military operation in Syria

The results of the US military operation in Syria

US President, Donald trump declared victory over the “Islamic state” (banned in Russia) in Syria. According to sources, The Wall Street Journal, the Americans are preparing to withdraw their troops from the North-Eastern part of Syria and has already notified its partners. The results of the US operations in Syria — in the material “Kommersant”.


The US air force and its allies started bombing Syria on September 22, 2014. Coordination of air strikes has assumed the Central command of the armed forces of the United States. Has selected features used by the militants of the “Islamic state” (IG). According to U.S. media, the country is about 2 thousand soldiers of the United States.

In 13 months, was killed about 3700 terrorists, including 3276 militants and 374 member of the “al-Qaeda”. From October 2015, after engaging in a war with ISIS in Syria, the Russian space forces, mass average coalition was replaced by a single flight. Among the targets were oil installations, power plants and military bases, which in the future could use gone over to the offensive the troops of Bashar al-Assad.

17 Sep 2016 aviation coalition, headed by the United States caused by the air strikes on positions near the city of Deir ez-Zor, killing 62 soldiers of the Syrian government army and wounding more than 100. At the same time, ISIS militants launched an offensive on the positions of government troops bombed. Although the Pentagon immediately declared the error on their part, the administration of Bashar al-Assad has described the air RAID as “dangerous and blatant aggression.”