At a press conference at the White House, Trump stated that they met with Sheikh Nasser Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jabir al-Sabah in the Oval Office today. Saying that they think they understand each other well with the Kuwaiti officials, Trump said, “Kuwait is excited about the agreement signed between two Arab countries (UAE and Bahrain) and Israel. . ” he spoke.
Saying that “the pieces of a beautiful puzzle came together” in the Middle East, Trump reminded that they also withdrew American soldiers from many countries in this region. large amounts they withdrew their troops in Syria Trump stressed, “Our troops protecting oil staying there. We came out of his outside Syria. We withdraw our troops at the border of Turkey and Syria.” he spoke.
Trump said that it is not their duty to protect the border between the two countries, saying, “We are protecting the oil in Syria. We will make a decision on this, maybe we can agree with the Kurds on oil, we will see what happens, but we will eventually leave this country.” used the expressions.
Stating that they withdrew their troops from Afghanistan and met with the Taliban, Trump said, “The Taliban are very tough, intelligent and gifted, but you know, it’s been 19 years now and even they are tired of fighting.” shared his opinion.
“Legion of Merit” FROM TRUMP TO KUWAIT’S EMIR
In a written statement made by the White House, it was stated that Sheikh Sabah also received the Legion of Merit at the Commander-in-Chief of Kuwait, which Trump gave to Emir of Kuwait Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jabir al-Sabah.
In the statement, which pointed out that Emir Sabah has been a “constant friend and partner” of the United States in the Middle East for a long time, it was emphasized that this country gave great support to the “Operation to Liberate Iraq” and “Defeat DAESH” campaigns.
In the statement, it was emphasized that Emir Sabah served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of his country for 40 years, and this medal was last given to a leader in 1991.