Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Rex Tillerson: U.S. ‘Hoping to Avoid an Outbreak of Civil War’ in Syria Post-Islamic State

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Breitbart
August 2, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United States hopes to prevent a civil war from erupting in Syria after the defeat of the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL), Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters Tuesday.

A brutal civil war between the opposition and forces loyal to dictator Bashar al-Assad, who is backed by Russia and Iran, has been raging in Syria since 2011.

The Secretary of State declared:

If we think about Syria post the defeat of ISIS, what we are hoping to avoid is an outbreak of a civil war because we really, as you know, have two conflicts underway in Syria; the war against ISIS, [and] the civil war that created the conditions for ISIS to emerge.

Again, we’re working closely with Russia and other parties to see if we can agree on a path forward on how to stabilize Syria.

Although he conceded that the United States does not approve of Russia’s support for Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, he also said that both countries are committed to the stability of Syria post-ISIS.

Read more

This article was posted: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 8:34 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
The Truth About the Google 'Diversity' Memo See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

20 Questions For Burka Wearers See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

https://www.youtube.com/embed/sGBM47Bg3Nc https://www.youtube.com/embed/7I-C3cBgOn8

© 2017 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.