Reuters - Video

Edition: US | UK | IN | CN | JP

Video

Carter hints at new U.S. approach to supporting Syrian rebels

Friday, October 09, 2015 - 00:48

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says President Obama will speak later about how Washington will approach supporting Syrian rebels moving forward. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

▲ Hide Transcript

View Transcript

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. President Barack Obama is set to overhaul Washington's approach to supporting Syrian rebel forces following this year's deeply troubled launch of a U.S. military training program, and will speak on the matter within hours, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Friday. "I think you'll be hearing very shortly from him in that regard about the proposals that he has approved and that we are going to go forward with," Carter told a news briefing in London.

Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), or long-press the URL below on your mobile device to copy the code

Carter hints at new U.S. approach to supporting Syrian rebels

Friday, October 09, 2015 - 00:48