A total withdrawal of US troops from Syria has been ordered by the US President, Donald Trump, declaring they have succeeded in their mission to defeat Islamic State and that they were no longer needed in the country.

"They're all coming back and they're coming back now. We won," Trump declared via video posted on Twitter, on Wednesday. The full withdrawal news has given birth to some criticism from Trump fellow Republican.

Trump has advised complete withdrawal of the American troops as the administration nears end of campaign to retake territory once held by ISIS.

‘We have defeated Isis in Syria’, tweeted Trump.

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