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First was the international condemnation and embassy drawdowns which followed the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain.
Members of Congress from both parties have questioned a drawdown of personnel there by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
The drawdown is among the strongest consequences yet of those fraying ties.
That initial staff drawdown was only temporary, lasting six months, which would have been up this past weekend.
Although President Vladimir Putin announced a drawdown of Russian forces from Syria in December, Moscow’s continued military support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has allowed his government to claw back areas under opposition control.
The contractors and officials spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations and declined to reveal the exact size of the drawdown.
Williams worries about Iraqi sisters Jakleen and Mariam, daughters of a Christian father and Muslim mother; their father worked for the Americans, and then disappeared in Baghdad as sectarian violence erupted during the American troop drawdown.
Russia has provided crucial military and diplomatic backing to Assad’s forces, though Putin announced a drawdown of his forces in Syria during a surprise visit to the Mideast country on Monday.
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Examples of draw down in a Sentence
I drew down my bank account just paying for tuition.
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draw down Synonyms
run out of;
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