President Donald Trump wants US troops and civilians out of Syria before November's congressional midterm elections. Photo: AFP

US President Trump and his military generals have different idea of victory in ‘infinite war’

The commander in chief has made winning on the battlefields of Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan a central tenet of his foreign policy, but the army holds frequently opposing ideas about what winning means

Topic |   Donald Trump

TOP PICKS

President Donald Trump wants US troops and civilians out of Syria before November's congressional midterm elections. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE