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Trump to make statement on Syria conflict Wednesday morning

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he would make a statement on the conflict in Syria later on Wednesday, calling the creation of a safe zone a “big success on the Turkey/Syria Border.”

Trump, in a tweet, said he would make remarks at 11 a.m. (1500 GMT) at the White House.

Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Alison Williams

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