FORUM

Apr 7 2020

New Pretext by Pentagon to justify leaving military equipment to terrorists in Syria

Damascus, SANA_ A new pretext has been fabricated by the US Department of Defense (The Pentagon) to justify how millions of dollars’ worth of US military equipment has gone missing in Syria and that it may have fallen into the hands of terrorist groups. The new pretext came after a report by the Department of Defense’s office of the inspector general revealed that “theatre-provided equipment” worth $4.1 million was not accounted for in an audit conducted as US forces prepare to withdraw from the country. The report, which was published by the “Morning Star” website, forced the Pentagon’s officials to …