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Cracks appear in Republican effort to shield Trump as scandals mount - live

One year ago   |   By The Guardian

Administration officials reveal Republicans growing tired of defending Trump over escalating controversies - follow the latest live Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.08pm BST Facing criticism from a number of Republican allies, Trump is reportedly considering keeping about 200 troops in eastern Syria to combat a potential resurgence of the Islamic State. The New York Times reports : If Mr. Trump approves the proposal to leave a couple of hundred Special Operations forces in eastern Syria, it would mark the second time in 10 months that he has reversed his order to...
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