Newspaper: US presidential decree calls for the Pentagon to increase the number of troops in Iraq
Newspaper: US presidential decree calls for the Pentagon to increase the number of troops in Iraq (Details)
28-01-2017 07:29 PM
East News –
Newspaper ‘New York Times’ US, for a draft presidential decree calling for a US Department of Defense ‘Pentagon’ to develop plans to eliminate the organization Daesh in Iraq and Syria, and to increase the number of its troops in the two countries.
The newspaper added that the White House is working on a draft presidential decree calling for Defense Secretary James Mattis, to develop plans to eliminate the organization Daesh, including the deployment of US artillery and helicopters in Syria.
The newspaper said that President Donald Trump will be asked Pentagon leaders to visit them at a later date to submit the new options to combat Daesh within 30 days.
According to the source, the new directive, which seeks to accelerate the elimination of Daesh, had been expected from the military leaders who have already begun to put the confidentiality of options to increase the military pressure on the organization, especially in the reasonableness of Mosul in Iraq, Syria and tenderness.