House overwhelmingly votes bipartisan condemnation of Trump withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria

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President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn before boarding Marine One at the White House on Oct. 11, 2019.

WASHINGTON — The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly to condemn President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of American forces from northern Syria.

Despite stark divisions over Democrats’ Trump impeachment inquiry, Democrats and Republicans banded together and approved a nonbinding resolution by 354-60 vote.

The resolution states Congress’ opposition to the troop pullback and says Turkey should cease its military action in Syria. And the measure says the White House should present a plan for an “enduring defeat” of the Islamic State group

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