McConnell Mulls Introducing Amendment to Stop US Pullout from Syria, Afghanistan – Sputnik International

So, if this passes, we’ll be in the Middle East forever! Yay! NOT!

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he plans to introduce legislation to prevent what he called a “precipitous” withdrawal of US forces from Syria and Afghanistan before terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda and the Daesh are defeated there.
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Russia Vows to Support Venezuela’s Legitimate Authorities

According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the opposition in Venezuela is highly influenced by foreign forces and has been prohibited from contacting the government.
— Read on sputniknews.com/amp/world/201901291071917052-us-lavrov-violation/

The minister added that US companies operating in Venezuela had been excluded from the sanctions regime, highlighting that the US wanted to overthrow the government and also gain profits in Venezuela.