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Thursday
Jun202013

US Troops Conducting Military Exercises on Syrian Border

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- U.S forces are sending a message to the Syrian regime by conducting training exercises across the border in Jordan.  ABC's Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz is there where concern is spreading.
 
Jordan -- America's key ally in the region -- is worried that the war in Syria will spill over its borders. The royal family is asking the U.S. to leave additional fighter jets and a patriot missile battery behind when the exercise ends.

WATCH ABC's World News report on the U.S. training exercise in Jordan:


 

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