Stephen Colbert, host of “The Late Show,” highlighted some good news for military families on Wednesday. “The Trump administration announced plans to pull U.S. troops out of Syria immediately,” Colbert said.
He pointed to a tweet from President Donald Trump explaining the reason for the decision:
Colbert added, imitating Trump, “But after the Trump presidency, I might head over there because I’ll be on the run from the law, and there’ll be no troops to find me.”
The “Late Show” host also expressed some skepticism about the declaration of victory.
“I know this might shock you: What the president said may not be true,” Colbert said.
Check out the video above to see what Colbert said about Russia’s reaction to the news.