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'Stain on America's honor': Trump gives Turkey green light to attack US-Kurdish allies in northern Syria

Overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, President Trump has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s imminent offensive against U...

'Stain on America's honor': Trump gives Turkey green light to attack US-Kurdish allies in northern Syria

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Allies believe Trump gave 'green light' to Turkey despite US denials President Trump betrayed the Syrian Kurds by allowing Turkey to launch a destabilizing offensive against U.S. partners, according to diplomats and an...
20:56, 2019-10-14

Trump greenlights Turkey’s plan to move against US Kurdish allies in northern Syria BLINDSIDED, BETRAYED: President Trump, overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s immin...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Turkey set to invade northern Syria as US pulls out its forces to leave Kurdish allies behind, White House announces Turkey will soon invade northern Syria while the United States is to remove all of its forces from the area, the White House has said....
07:08, 2019-10-07

Trump: US has no stake in Turkey’s fight in northern Syria By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and ROBERT BURNS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that Turkey’s attacks in Syria against Kurdish fig...
20:08, 2019-10-16

Trump Makes Sudden, Horrifying Decision to Let Turkey Invade Northern Syria Late on Sunday night, the Trump administration made a surprise announcement that it would pull back its remaining forces in Northern Syria and allow ...
16:13, 2019-10-07

NBC reporter: Kurds believe Trump 'gave the green light' for Turkey to commit genocide NBC News reporter Richard Engel warned that Turkey is planning a long-term genocidal campaign against the Kurds, who believe President Trump gave the...
18:44, 2019-10-12

Turkey rejects Trump’s demands to halt Syria attack Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday defiantly rejected President Trump’s demand he halt the invasion of Syria and declare a cease...
09:28, 2019-10-16

Russia steps in as Turkey defies NATO allies in Syria Russia said it was working to prevent a conflict between advancing Turkish and Syrian government forces on Wednesday, as Turkey’s president defied gr...
12:40, 2019-10-16

U.S. and Turkey agree to ceasefire in northern Syria The deal is designed to allow Kurdish forces to withdraw from a designated safe zone on the northern border....
20:40, 2019-10-17

Erdogan: Turkey launches offensive in northern Syria Turkey has launched a military offensive in northeastern Syria. President Erdogan said it was targeting Kurdish militant groups, as well as IS. The o...
16:32, 2019-10-09

Turkey to invade Northern Syria, says White House Press secretary Stephanie Grisham says U.S. troops “will not support or be involved in the operation” and “will no longer be in the immediate area.”...
06:04, 2019-10-07

Turkey launches military operation in northern Syria President Erdoğan announces start of operation, as explosions reported near borderTurkey has launched a military operation in northern Syria, Preside...
15:52, 2019-10-09

White House says Turkey will ‘soon’ invade Northern Syria The White House announced Sunday night that Turkey will soon invade Northern Syria while US troops remain on the sidelines. The development raises qu...
07:12, 2019-10-07

Turkey launches military offensive in northern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the offensive on the Syrian border is targeting Kurdish militants to dismantle a "terrorist corridor....
18:52, 2019-10-09

Turkey unleashes offensive against Kurds in northern Syria Turkey has begun an assault on US-backed Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria that could cause intense fighting and a humanitarian disaster. The offen...
00:32, 2019-10-10

Turkey, US work to create buffer zone in northern Syria Turkey and the United States have agreed on the creation of a buffer zone in northern Syria. Details of the agreement remain sketchy, however, and Sy...
00:24, 2019-08-14

Turkey launches military offensive against Kurds in northern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the offensive on the Syrian border is targeting Kurdish militants to dismantle a "terrorist corridor....
20:12, 2019-10-09

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelli...
14:44, 2019-10-11

Turkey, Russia start joint patrols in northern Syria Turkish and Russian troops are jointly patrolling a Syrian region under a deal that halted a Turkish incursion against Kurdish fighters. The patrols ...
12:04, 2019-11-01

Turkey and Russia agree on deal over buffer zone in northern Syria Erdoğan hails agreement with Putin in which Kurdish fighters will be moved from border areaThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, and his Russi...
02:56, 2019-10-23

Turkey and Russia agree deal over buffer zone in northern Syria Erdoğan hails agreement with Putin in which Kurdish fighters will be moved from border areaThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, and his Russi...
21:48, 2019-10-22

Sister of dead ISIS leader al-Baghdadi captured in northern Syria, Turkey says Little is known about the sister of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, but a Turkish official called the 65-year-old's arrest an intelligence "gold mine.''...
00:48, 2019-11-05

Turkey agrees to ceasefire in northern Syria, says US vice-president Mike Pence Turkey has agreed to a five-day ceasefire in northern Syria, US vice-president Mike Pence has said....
20:08, 2019-10-17

US warns Turkey of 'consequences' of Syria attack The US, Germany and other nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Meanwhile, Tur...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Trump’s GOP allies stand by him, cautiously, in light of U.S. diplomat’s testimony Most Republicans were still standing by Trump, but in delicately calibrated ways after Tuesday's closed-door testimony by acting ambassador William T...
01:36, 2019-10-24

Donald Trump condemns Turkey's attack on Syria and says it's 'bad idea' Donald Trump has said the US "does not endorse" Turkey's assault on Syria and has called the operation "a bad idea"....
19:44, 2019-10-09

Turkey mistakenly bombs US Special Forces in Syria attack The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation that was an apparent mistake....
22:44, 2019-10-11

Turkey vows to press ahead with attack on Kurdish-led forces in Syria Syrian Kurds seek Russia talks, and Donald Trump changes tone on US withdrawalTurkey has signalled its intent to press ahead with an attack on US-bac...
18:44, 2019-10-08

Trump allies' visit throws light on secretive Iranian opposition group MEK operates out of compound in rural Albania and has been described as having cult-like attributesThe gates to the Mujahedin-e-Khalq (MEK) compound,...
16:08, 2019-07-15

The story behind a soldier's act of solidarity with the US allies Trump is leaving behind in Syria Delil Souleiman / AFP via Getty Images A US solider wore the insignia of a Kurdish women's unit on his sleeve as US forces withdrew from northeastern...
21:36, 2019-10-21

Trump left isolated as Republican allies revolt over US withdrawal from Syria Mitch McConnell and Lindsey Graham lead condemnation of foreign policy move that could prove ‘disaster in the making’Donald Trump was dangerously iso...
02:48, 2019-10-08

Donald Trump isolated as Republican allies revolt over US withdrawal from Syria Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell lead condemnation of foreign policy move that could prove ‘disaster in the making’Donald Trump was dangerously iso...
13:44, 2019-10-08

Trump defends decision to abandon Kurdish allies, pull U.S. troops from Syria Trump declared U.S. troops would step aside for an expected Turkish attack on the Kurds, who have fought alongside Americans for years, but he then t...
13:24, 2019-10-08

US diplomat says that Trump’s Syria policies fueled the ‘catastrophic sideshow’ that led to war crimes against US allies Maya Alleruzzo/AP US Ambassador Bill Roebuck, the special envoy for the anti-ISIS campaign in Syria, sent a scathing memo to the Trump administration...
23:16, 2019-11-07

Lindsey Graham threatens 'sanctions from hell' and warns Turkey against crossing a 'red line' as it readies for attack in Syria BULENT KILIC / AFP) (Photo by BULENT KILIC/AFP via Getty Images Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of President Donald Trump's staunchest allies, is...
09:48, 2019-10-09

Trump's decision to abandon the Kurds in Syria sends a dangerous message to US allies around the world Associated Press President Donald Trump's decision to abandon the Kurds in Syria to a Turkish invasion sends a dangerous message to US allies. The Ku...
18:44, 2019-10-07

Turkey's president claims 109 'terrorists killed' as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria Turkey's president has claimed there have been 109 "terrorists killed" as their incursion into Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria continues for a s...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Trump, Syria and Turkey — Here’s a look at what’s happening Why has the U.S. pulled its troops and why is Turkey entering northern Syria? Here's a look at what's happening....
21:32, 2019-10-08

Trump on Turkey-Syria conflict: 'It's not our border' Donald Trump has said that Turkey's military campaign against Syrian Kurds is not Washington's problem. However, he has imposed economic sanctions ag...
22:32, 2019-10-16

Trump to withdraw 1,000 troops from Northern Syria as fighting heats up WASHINGTON – President Trump has ordered the withdrawal of remaining US forces in northern Syria to get them out of harm’s way of Turkey’s expanding ...
17:40, 2019-10-13

Trump defends pulling troops from northern Syria, says he is an ‘island of one’ Trump remained steadfast and defended a move that drew widespread bipartisan criticism that he has endangered stability in the Middle East and risked...
14:56, 2019-10-13

Trump firm's bid for second golf course in Scotland to get green light Approval of plan expected days before more controversial proposal of 550 luxury home development on nearby land Donald Trump’s family business is exp...
20:08, 2019-09-23

Trump threatens to ‘obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria President Trump on Monday threatened to “obliterate” Turkey’s economy should the NATO ally do anything “off limits” in ...
19:08, 2019-10-07

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria incursion Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. He also criticized European allies for n...
00:20, 2019-10-15

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria offensive Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. On Twitter, the US president also said G...
23:32, 2019-10-14

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days a...
23:36, 2019-10-14

Kurds found out about Trump withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria from Twitter The United States' Kurdish allies learned of President Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops from northern Syria on Twitter....
01:08, 2019-10-13

Trump orders US troops out of northern Syria as Turkish assault continues At least 750 Isis affiliates escape after Turkish shellingOpinion: Trump and Erdoğan risk a resurgent Isis Amid growing chaos in Syria, Donald Trump ...
18:24, 2019-10-13

House gives committees green light to sue Trump administration officials WASHINGTON – The House passed a resolution Tuesday that gave congressional committees the green light to take Trump administration officials to...
00:00, 2019-06-12

Trump says U.S. doesn’t ‘endorse’ Turkey assault on Syria, is ‘bad idea’ “The United States does not endorse this attack and has made it clear to Turkey that this operation is a bad idea,” Trump said in a written statement...
00:44, 2019-10-12

Trump thought Turkey was bluffing and would never actually invade Syria, report says REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump and senior officials had for the past two years assumed Turkey was bluffing and would never invade nort...
13:32, 2019-10-14

Trump has ordered U.S. troops to leave northern Syria, move south: Defence chief Esper isn't saying how many U.S. troops will leave the north, but he says they represent most of the 1,000 troops in Syria....
16:12, 2019-10-13

Trump authorizes sanctions on Turkey as Syria conflict intensifies – live Mike Pence said Trump has asked Turkey to stop invasion into northern Syria and begin immediate ceasefireSign up to the US briefing and get a new per...
01:20, 2019-10-15

Trump has handed over Isis fight in Syria, Turkey says, as offensive looms Ankara says military will cross border ‘shortly’, and claims US president gave green light, contradicting US denialsThe Turkish government claimed th...
06:28, 2019-10-09

Trump prepares to impose sanctions on Turkey amid Syria offensive On Sunday, Trump said he was listening to Congress, where Republicans and Democrats are pushing aggressively for sanctions action....
03:20, 2019-10-14

The reason Trump can’t solve Turkey’s Syria problem in a word: Refugees Many critics have assumed that if President Trump forcefully rebuffed Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria in the now-fa...
05:28, 2019-10-18

Trump calls for ceasefire in Turkey's Syria strikes, imposes sanctions US President Donald Trump has called for an immediate halt to Turkey's strikes against Kurds in Syria as Washington slapped sanctions on Turkish offi...
07:56, 2019-10-15

Trump blasts Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish fighters in Syria President Trump said Wednesday that the US “does not endorse” Turkey’s military attack against Kurdish fighters in Syria – adding that the White Hous...
20:24, 2019-10-09

Trump hits Turkey with sanctions over military operation against Kurds in Syria Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump on Monday announced he's hitting Turkey with sanctions over its military incursion into northeast Syria...
22:16, 2019-10-14

For Trump, Syria is about oil; for Turkey it’s about refugees; for Russia it’s about influence; for the Pentagon it’s about options SALVAGE OPERATION: With Turkey’s five-day ceasefire in Syria due to expire at 3 p.m. today, the Pentagon is busy working on options to continue the f...
14:12, 2019-10-22

Trump calls for ceasefire in Turkey's Syria strikes, pledges sanctions US President Donald Trump has called for an immediate halt to Turkey's strikes against Kurds in Syria, after threatening sanctions against Turkish of...
01:40, 2019-10-15

Trump slaps sanctions on Turkey as U.S. troops prepare to leave Syria U.S. President Donald Trump said he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs....
00:16, 2019-10-15

While Turkey-Syria ceasefire appears shaky, Trump lauds it as a success Trump touted a cease-fire agreement that seemed at risk as Turkey and Kurdish fighters differed over what it required and whether combat had halted....
02:48, 2019-10-19

'It's got a big military': Trump worried Turkey would kill or capture US troops in Syria Turkey did not receive permission to attack key U.S. partners against the Islamic State in Syria, a senior administration official said while explain...
01:36, 2019-10-08

Trump's 'great for everybody' ceasefire deal in Syria gives Turkey everything it wants in exchange for virtually nothing Murat Kula/Turkish Presidency via Getty Images US officials who negotiated a ceasefire deal in Syria with Turkey caved in to nearly all its demands, ...
14:36, 2019-10-18

Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy over Syria Trump insists that he was elected to wind down U.S. military operations overseas and the moves could always be reversed....
19:32, 2019-10-07

Donald Trump baby blimp given green light to fly over London during state visit A huge inflatable Donald Trump baby blimp will be allowed to fly over London during the US president's state visit....
20:32, 2019-05-31

'A big win for Iran and Assad': Lindsey Graham rips Trump decision to pull troops out of northern Syria Sen. Lindsey Graham, a usually staunch ally of President Trump, slammed the president’s sudden decision to withdraw troops from Syria, warning that i...
16:08, 2019-10-07

Pence, Pompeo in Turkey to push for Syria ceasefire after Trump dismisses crisis Trump suggested Wednesday that a Kurdish group was a greater terror threat than the Islamic State group....
14:28, 2019-10-17

Donald Trump declares Syria ceasefire permanent and lifts Turkey sanctions ‘Let someone else fight over this long-bloodstained sand’US special envoy reports Turkish ‘war crimes’ to CongressDonald Trump has announced that the...
19:48, 2019-10-23

Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, claiming Syria ceasefire is 'permanent' – live President emphasized US troops were ‘safe’ after his decision and said: ‘Let someone else fight over this long-bloodstained sand’ Sign up for the US ...
18:56, 2019-10-23

Pence will lead delegation to Turkey after Trump tells Erdoğan he wants 'immediate end' to invasion in Syria Vice President Mike Pence said that he would soon be leading a delegation to Turkey and that President Trump spoke with Turkish President Recep Tayyi...
01:48, 2019-10-15

Trump defends cease-fire in Syria after speaking with Turkey President Erdogan As fighting continued Friday near the Turkish-Syrian border, President Trump defended the temporary cease-fire deal the US cut with Turkey’s Presiden...
19:40, 2019-10-18

Trump's rapid Syria withdrawal is making life near the border with Turkey even more dangerous Nazeer Al-Khatib / AFP via Getty Images Turkey and Syria have enjoyed periods of relative calm, but tensions have risen between the two countries and...
20:56, 2019-10-08

U.S. troops weigh options for exits in Syria as Trump threatens sanctions on Turkey The Turks began attacks in Syria against the Kurds, longtime U.S. battlefield allies against IS, after President Donald Trump declared U.S. troops wo...
20:48, 2019-10-14

Turkey launches military operation against the Kurds in Syria just days after Trump abandoned them Associated Press Turkey said it began a military operation against Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria on Wednesday, days after the Trump administra...
20:04, 2019-10-09

Donald Trump has handed over Isis fight in Syria, Turkey says, as offensive looms Ankara says military will cross border ‘shortly’, and claims US president gave green light, contradicting US denials The Turkish government has claim...
13:04, 2019-10-09

Trump announces ‘permanent’ cease-fire in Syria, lifts US sanctions on Turkey President Trump on Wednesday said Turkey has agreed to make the ceasefire in Syria permanent and therefore all sanctions against Turkey will be lifte...
18:08, 2019-10-23

Donald Trump orders sanctions on Turkey and calls for ceasefire in Syria offensive The president is prepared to "destroy Turkey's economy if leaders continue down this destructive path"...
14:52, 2019-10-15

Supremes Give Trump Green Light to Use Military Funds to Build His Precious Wall By a 5-4 vote Friday night, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Donald Trump can co-opt funds meant for the military to fund his beloved wall at the so...
04:28, 2019-07-27

Turkey's President Erdogan threw Trump's wild letter threatening him over Syria in the trash Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threw away a letter from President Donald Trump in which he warned his counterpart of the consequences of mil...
15:16, 2019-10-17

Trump's abrupt decision to pull out of Syria was reportedly made 'instinctively' at the end of his call with Turkey's president REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Trump's decision to withdraw US forces from northern Syria was prompted by a Sunday phone call with President Recep ...
14:00, 2019-10-08

Turkey's President Erdogan snubbed a meeting with Pence and Pompeo over Syria, and said he will only deal directly with Trump Reuters A US delegation, including Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, went to Turkey on Wednesday to ask its president for...
14:52, 2019-10-16

Trump reportedly offered to sell F-35 jets to Turkey in exchange for not attacking Kurdish forces in Syria REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump reportedly advised Turkey not to invade northeastern Syria and offered to resume sales of the US's fift...
05:00, 2019-10-10

Trump sends out conflicting signals on Syria, threatens to ‘totally destroy and obliterate’ Turkey’s economy Trump insists that he was elected to wind down U.S. military operations overseas and the moves could always be reversed....
23:04, 2019-10-07

Trump's latest tweets on Syria show he has absolutely no plan to help the Kurds as Turkey boasts about killing over 100 of them Tweets from President Donald Trump on Thursday showed he has no plan to help Kurdish fighters facing a Turkish military incursion in Syria. "I say hi...
17:00, 2019-10-10

Trump threatens to 'totally destroy and obliterate' Turkey's economy if it takes 'off-limits' actions in Syria Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump threatened to demolish and obliterate the Turkish economy on Monday if it engages in actions that are "...
19:08, 2019-10-07

The WTO will reportedly give Trump a green light to slap tariffs on a record $7.5 billion worth of EU goods this week Reuters The World Trade Organization will reportedly give the US the green light this week to slap tariffs on about $7.5 billion worth of EU goods, a...
11:32, 2019-09-30

Stung by criticism he’s stabbing Kurds in the back, Trump tries to change green light to yellow on Turkish assault TANKS ON THE BORDER: Turkey has massed forces on its southern border with Syria, as it prepares to make good on its plans to carve out a “safe zone” ...
13:44, 2019-10-09

Trump massively undermined Mike Pence's mission to stop Turkey's invasion of Syria, saying publicly that it's none of his business Getty US Vice President Mike Pence is on his way to Turkey to urge President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to stop his offensive on Kurdish fighters in northe...
12:24, 2019-10-17

Trump: Turkey will face ‘swift, strong, and severe’ sanctions if it doesn't protect religious minorities in Syria President Trump said he warned Turkey it would face economic sanctions if it does not protect religious minorities in northern Syria while it conduct...
04:52, 2019-10-13

Trump only imposed sanctions on Turkey after advisers explained to him the obvious consequences of letting them invade Syria, report says AP Photo/Susan Walsh US President Donald Trump was told by advisers Monday that his decision to withdraw US forces from northern Syria could strength...
13:04, 2019-10-15

Kurdish forces in Syria fear Turkey will launch attacks rapidly to take advantage of 'confusion' caused by Trump's US troop withdrawal plan REUTERS/Murad Sezer Turkey wasted no time in moving troops to key points on its border with Syria Tuesday, in an apparent attempt to mitigate any u-t...
17:56, 2019-10-08

Democratic debate: candidates attack Trump over Syria withdrawal – live Twelve Democrats including Biden, Warren and Sanders face off in largest presidential primary debate in US historyFull story: Democrats to face off i...
03:24, 2019-10-16

NATO ally Turkey asked Trump for 'military support' in attack on Kurdish partners Turkey requested American military support in a controversial offensive against the Syrian Kurdish militias that provided crucial aid to the U.S.-led...
04:28, 2019-10-11

Turkey is headed for trouble with its allies, but Erdogan has a Plan B Associated Press Turkey is facing significant arms embargoes from its Western partners as a result of its military incursion into northeastern Syria....
18:52, 2019-11-11

Donald Trump threatens Turkey with 'extremely decimated economy' over Syria Donald Trump has launched a harsh attack on Turkey, threatening to "totally destroy and obliterate" its economy if it takes a planned military strike...
23:44, 2019-10-07

Trump praised Erdogan for a ceasefire in Syria that Turkey says is 'not a ceasefire' President Donald Trump on Thursday praised Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for agreeing to a deal the US is characterizing as a ceasefire in S...
22:24, 2019-10-17

US to let Turkish forces move into Syria, dumping Kurdish allies White House reveals policy shift, which follows conversation between Trump and ErdoğanThe White House has given the green light to a Turkish offensiv...
10:04, 2019-10-07

US to let Turkish forces move into Syria, abandoning Kurdish allies White House reveals sudden shift in policy, which follows conversation between Donald Trump and Recep Tayyip ErdoğanThe White House has given the gre...
07:28, 2019-10-07

US troops and their allies feel humiliated after abandoning their bases in Syria to be taken over by gleeful Russians Twitter/MrRevinsky Russian troops and Syrian forces swiftly took over at least three recently abandoned US camps in northern Syria this week. Russian...
15:28, 2019-10-16

David Simon: Trump is a 'simplistic, racist moron' and a 'permanent stain' John Waters also responds to attack on Baltimore congressman‘Own up to reality’: Democrats urged to confront racial divideDavid Simon, creator of the...
18:04, 2019-07-28

US-backed allies in Syria have paused their fight against ISIS amid Turkish military assault Hussein Malla/Associated Press US-backed Kurdish fighters have halted operations for now against Islamic State in Syria as Turkey launches a military...
20:04, 2019-10-09

Disaster is unfolding in Syria as videos emerge of US allies being slaughtered and hundreds of ISIS prisoners escape during airstrikes Associated Press/Emrah Gurel As the Turkish invasion into northern Syria proceeds, the region has seemingly descended into violent chaos, with videos...
19:56, 2019-10-13

Northern Syria: How stable is the ceasefire? Washington and Ankara have agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria, but the deal leaves a lot of questions unanswered. Experts say these will present...
23:32, 2019-10-18

Donald Trump threatens to 'totally obliterate' Turkey's economy if it does anything 'off limits' in Syria Donald Trump has threatened to "totally obliterate" Turkey's economy if the country does anything he considers to be off limits in northern Syria....
19:16, 2019-10-07

US targets al-Qaida militants in northern Syria BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. military says it has struck an al-Qaida leadership and training facility in northern Syria where attacks threatening Americans...
13:44, 2019-07-01

US to deploy troops in northern Syria to protect oil fields Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said the Pentagon was considering sending troops and armored vehicles to protect oil fields, controlled by Syrian Kur...
18:52, 2019-10-25

EU, Germany condemn Turkish offensive in northern Syria Germany and the European Union are among many voices speaking out against the Turkey's military invasion of northern Syria on Wednesday. World powers...
01:56, 2019-10-10

On the frontline as US troops leave northern Syria – podcast Martin Chulov, who covers the Middle East for the Guardian, has spent the past week on the frontline of north-east Syria. He describes the fallout fr...
04:12, 2019-10-16

U.S. troops to withdraw from northern Syria, Defense Sec. Esper says U.S. troops were preparing to withdraw from northern Syria Sunday as Turkish forces continued their advance. Hundreds of Islamic State group supporte...
18:48, 2019-10-13

Syria: What does Turkey's 'resettlement' plan mean? While Turkey moves forward with resettling Syrian refugees in its militarily-established 'safe zone' — a process it insists is voluntary. Germany is ...
19:48, 2019-11-01

A day after Trump threatened Turkey with economic ruin, he says Turkey's president will visit the White House REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet at the White House next month...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Euro 2020 roundup: Turkey shock France, Northern Ireland comeback win Artem Dzyuba scores four goals in record Russia winGermany, Belgium and Italy all cruise to victoryWorld champions France slumped to a shock 2-0 defe...
23:44, 2019-06-08

Explosions rock Syria’s northern city of Raqqa, killing 10 BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists are reporting that two explosions killed 10 people in the northern city of Raqqa. The Saturday night blasts...
23:28, 2019-06-01

Russia moves to fill void left by US in northern Syria In this Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 photo, Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters fire a heavy machine-gun towards Kurdish fighters, in Syria’s nor...
19:52, 2019-10-15

Car bomb in rebel-held northern Syria kills 13 people BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists are reporting that a car bomb in a northern town held by Turkey-backed fighters has killed at least 13, and...
22:44, 2019-06-02

Britain's BBC gets green light to enhance iPlayer Britain's media regulator has given the BBC provisional permission to change its popular iPlayer on-demand platform from a 30-day catch-up service to...
14:04, 2019-06-12

Turkey advances troops into Syria despite US sanctions Turkey shrugged off sanctions imposed by the Trump administration and pressed deeper into northern Syria on Tuesday setting up a possible clash with ...
16:00, 2019-10-15

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a...
17:04, 2019-09-20

Over 100 dead as Turkey continues assault in Syria for a second day Turkish forces continued their military push in northern Syria for a second day as reports said more than 100 people have been killed in the fighting...
15:52, 2019-10-10

Opinion: Take Turkey's threats to invade Syria seriously A Turkish invasion of Syria appears to be imminent. But a new military offensive could have self-destructive consequences for Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ...
13:24, 2019-08-10

'It's like two kids in a lot': Donald Trump says Turkey's attack on Kurds like playground fight Donald Trump has defended his handling of the Syrian crisis by comparing Turkey's attacks on the Kurds to a fight in a school playground....
12:20, 2019-10-18

De-escalation of Turkish military operation in northern Syria ‘absolutely essential’ A de-escalation of renewed conflict in northern Syria is “absolutely essential,” the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday. His comm...
23:32, 2019-10-10

Christian fighters to oversee security in northern Syria, Kurdish forces say The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said Saturday that the deployment will take place in villages close to the town of Tal Tamr in the Khabur river re...
13:36, 2019-11-02

Civilians ‘must not be a target’, urges UNHCR, following military escalation in northern Syria The scale-up in military operations in north-east Syria has forced tens of thousands of civilians to seek safety, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said ...
19:28, 2019-10-10

Turkish ground troops have entered northern Syria, defence ministry says Turkish ground troops have crossed the border into northern Syria, its defence ministry has said....
22:04, 2019-10-09

Montreal demonstrators protest Turkish military invasion in northern Syria Turkey's military offensive targeting Kurdish militia comes after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly decided that American troops would not interfe...
21:36, 2019-10-12

New Lisbon airport gets green light from environment watchdog Portugal's environmental agency has given the green light for a new airport in Lisbon, but only if the project meets certain conditions, including me...
17:12, 2019-10-31

Hone your techniques to get projects (and pay raises) the green light Are you better in person? Your next job interview or salary negotiation may depend upon it, according to Brian Grazer, the renowned Academy Award-win...
20:16, 2019-10-13

Google given green light for Toronto smart city It is on a smaller scale than it had wanted and must treat any data it collects as a "public asset"....
17:44, 2019-10-31

Ikea gets green light to build affordable homes in UK Worthing council gives go ahead for 162 flats by retailer’s joint venture with construction firm SkanskaHomebuyers in a town where properties typical...
02:28, 2019-06-26

Adani still needs further federal approval despite pre-election green light Work related to groundwater research will need to be signed off as opponents say new government papers show mine is ‘not ready to go’Adani will not b...
23:56, 2019-05-30

Cystic fibrosis drug given green light in England A ground-breaking drug should be available within 30 days, after the NHS and the manufacturer reach a deal....
12:52, 2019-10-24

Turkey offensive in Syria forces Russia into a balancing act Russia has been pushing for the Damascus government to regain full control of Syria and for a political solution to the ongoing war there. But Turkey...
21:12, 2019-10-14

US troops begin withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria US troops on Monday began pulling out of positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected invasion by Turkey, according to US-allie...
13:20, 2019-10-07

U.S. troops start pullout from along Turkey’s border in Syria Kurdish-led forces said American troops began pulling back Monday from positions along the Syrian border ahead of an expected Turkish invasion....
12:00, 2019-10-07

EU offers measured reaction to Turkey's offensive in Syria EU foreign ministers have condemned Turkey's military intervention in northeastern Syria but stopped short of agreeing on a blocwide arms embargo....
15:36, 2019-10-14

Turkey’s invasion of Syria is causing a refugee crisis Turkey’s invasion of Syria has created a humanitarian crisis that has displaced hundreds of thousands of civilians as the United Nations is inv...
16:48, 2019-10-15

Syria says Turkey-led forces attacked its troops, killing some The fighting underscored the risks of violence as multiple and often opposing armed forces jostle for new positions in the tight quarters of the nort...
00:12, 2019-10-25

US troops in Syria come under fire as Turkey ramps up offensive Turkish artillery has landed near US troops stationed at an observation post in northern Syria. Turkey has continued to intensify its offensive, desp...
03:20, 2019-10-12

Syria says Turkey-led forces attacked its troops, despite truce The fighting underscored the risks of violence as multiple and often opposing armed forces jostle for new positions in the tight quarters of the nort...
05:40, 2019-10-25

Airstrikes, shelling as Turkey advances against Kurds in Syria Turkish military advance against fighters in northern Syria, launching airstrikes and unleashing artillery shelling on Syrian towns, according to Tur...
11:40, 2019-10-10

Russia and Turkey landgrab 'behind fresh Syria bombardment' Twelve healthcare centres destroyed in bombardment of Idlib provinceRenewed bombardment in north-west Syria that has displaced 200,000 people and des...
07:48, 2019-05-08

Airstrikes, shelling as Turkey and Kurds clash in Syria Kurdish forces respond to Turkish offensive in Syria, shelling a Turkish border town. Earlier Turkey launched airstrikes and unleashed artillery shel...
15:12, 2019-10-10

Divided UN fails to agree on Turkey's Syria offensive Western nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Russia says it wants the "illega...
23:08, 2019-10-10

Turkey, Russia to begin joint patrols in Syria Turkey announced it will begin patrols with Russian troops in northern Syria. The statement from President Erdogan follows Turkey and Russia's deal t...
14:32, 2019-10-30

Fighting continues on Syria-Turkey border despite ceasefire Artillery fire and ground clashes reported in violation of US-brokered five-day truceFighting is continuing on the border between Syria and Turkey, a...
12:48, 2019-10-18

Russia-backed Syrian forces enter key city Manbij in northern Syria The strategic city of Manbij has come under Syrian government control after Russia and Syria moved troops into new areas of the city near Turkey's bo...
21:36, 2019-10-15

The US withdrawal from northern Syria creates the perfect conditions for war crimes | Simon Tisdall Erdoğan aims to expel refugees and force Kurdish forces away from Turkey. It will result in enormous damageDonald Trump’s rash and foolish decision t...
19:28, 2019-10-07

NASA discovers mysterious green light that quickly disappeared NASA has spotted something mysterious in deep space that it can't quite explain — bright flashes of green and blue spots that appeared and disappeare...
16:56, 2019-09-06

Records shed new light on Sir Philip Green assault accusations PIMA COUNTY- New court records are shedding light on the accusations made against British billionaire businessman Sir Philip Green. Green is facing f...
04:12, 2019-06-06

Google gets green light to access five years of NHS patient data A freedom of information request by New Scientist shows that Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust will grant Google five years of historical dat...
19:36, 2019-10-17

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion gets green light to proceed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Tuesday afternoon that the federal cabinet has approved the expansion of the existing pipeline....
22:52, 2019-06-18

Corey Johnson’s $1.7B car-reduction plan gets green light from de Blasio All 11 of the 13 Transportation Committee members present green-lit the sweeping proposal, sending it to the full City Council, where it's expected t...
22:40, 2019-10-29

WHO hails 'triumph' as Merck's Ebola vaccine gets EU green light The world's first Ebola vaccine was approved by European drugs regulators on Friday in a move hailed by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a "tri...
15:56, 2019-10-18

BBC iPlayer gets Ofcom green light to make shows available for a year Ofcom gives permission for BBC to keep programmes up for one year, instead of just 30 days....
11:36, 2019-08-01

$1.3 billion Belmont Park arena proposal gets green light Officials approved on Thursday a proposal for a controversial billion-dollar arena at Belmont Park that would become the New York Islanders next home...
09:00, 2019-08-09

Vancouver postpones ban on plastic straws, while Surrey gives it green light Vancouver city staff say businesses need more information, and details around bylaws and phase-out plans will be presented to council no later than t...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Peru PM says won't 'impose' Tia Maria copper project after green-light given Peru has given an important green light for Southern Copper Corp's much-delayed Tia Maria copper mine, but the government cautioned it would not move...
20:52, 2019-10-30

Sports betting gets green light from state gaming commission It’s a surefire bet. The state gaming commission on Monday approved 6-0 rules governing sports betting at four upstate casinos — paving the way for g...
23:08, 2019-06-10

Green light for Jorge Lorenzo to return to MotoGP at Silverstone The Honda MotoGP team has confirmed Jorge Lorenzo will make his return to action at this weekend's British Grand Prix, having been absent through inj...
12:56, 2019-08-20

13 killed by car bomb in Syria-Turkey border town: officials Turkey's defence ministry said about 20 others were wounded when the bomb exploded in central Tal Abyad, which was captured last month by Turkey-back...
17:40, 2019-11-02

Erdogan: Turkey to launch military operation in northeastern Syria Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the Turkish army will soon launch a military operation east of the Euphrates in Syria. The region is main...
12:40, 2019-10-05

Merkel urges halt to Turkey's military incursion in Syria German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for an immediate halt to the fighting in Syria. Clashes between Turkey and Kurdish fighters allowed some 9...
22:20, 2019-10-13

The US shared intelligence with Turkey that may have helped it target the Kurds in Syria Pool Photo via AP The US provided Turkey with intelligence, including surveillance video and information from reconnaissance aircraft, that may have ...
23:16, 2019-10-10

Syria: Turkey and US reach deal to manage tensions over Kurds Joint operation centre agreement follows Ankara threats to launch offensive against YPGTurkey and the US have agreed to establish a joint operation c...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Mike Pence: US and Turkey have agreed to a ceasefire in Syria – video US vice president Mike Pence on Thursday announced that the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, had agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, where Turkey...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Turkey rejects Germany's Syria 'security zone' proposal Tensions between Berlin and Ankara have spiked over Turkey's offensive against Kurds in Syria. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has urged truce and...
15:48, 2019-10-26

Protesters in Westminster call on Turkey to end military action in Syria Hundreds of protesters opposed to Turkey's military assault on Kurdish-held northeastern Syria descended on Westminster today....
19:12, 2019-10-13

Fighting continues on Syria-Turkey border as war crimes alleged Artillery fire and ground clashes reported in violation of US-brokered five-day truceFighting was continuing on the border between Syria and Turkey o...
02:52, 2019-10-19

Turkey masses forces on border with Syria, leaving the US between 2 key partners Turkish forces massed along the Syrian border on Tuesday ahead of a long-expected invasion of Kurdish-held territories in the Syria's northern region...
21:40, 2019-10-08

Russia, Turkey begin joint patrols in northeast Syria The patrols will cover two sections, in the west and east of Turkey’s operation zone in Syria, with a depth of 10 kilometers. Turkish troops and alli...
12:48, 2019-11-01

Turkey says its military downed unidentified drone on Syria border The Turkish military claims to have shot down a drone on its border with Syria. It is not known who the drone belongs to....
20:44, 2019-09-29

Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of violating cease-fire Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey....
17:36, 2019-10-18

UN Security Council to meet after Turkey strikes against Kurds in Syria The UN Security Council will meet behind closed doors Thursday to address the Turkish military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria....
19:36, 2019-10-09

Turkey, Russia face conflicts over Syria’s push into Idlib ISTANBUL (AP) — Ankara and Moscow are again facing an escalation of violence in Syria’s last rebel-held territory, a development that puts thei...
08:52, 2019-06-01

Turkey unleashes airstrikes against Kurds in north-east Syria Trump offers only mild criticism of Erdoğan offensive as civilians flee bombingWhat is happening in north-eastern Syria?Turkey has launched an offens...
22:28, 2019-10-09

EU urges Turkey to end Syria military operation after ceasefire announcement EU leaders have offered a cautious response to the ceasefire in northeastern Syria. The bloc called for Ankara to withdraw its troops, saying the ass...
10:16, 2019-10-18

UN chief urges Russia and Turkey to stabilize Syria’s Idlib UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is appealing to Russia and Turkey to stabilize the situation in Syria’s last rebel-hel...
20:32, 2019-06-18

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, but key questions remain unanswered The deal calls for a five-day pause in fighting between Turkish and Kurdish fighters and puts at least a temporary halt to the battle along the Syria...
02:32, 2019-10-18

Turkey's invasion of Syria set to obliterate key US ally in fight against ISIS Turkey's incursion into Syria is designed to decimate a main U.S. ally in the fight against ISIS....
02:00, 2019-10-10

Saudi ambassador accuses Turkey of causing chaos in Syria New envoy to UK also says Riyadh is losing confidence in Donald TrumpThe Turkish assault on north-east Syria is a disaster for the region and has den...
08:32, 2019-10-15

Russia strikes deal with Turkey on Syria's Iblid, says Putin Leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed on steps to "normalize" the situation in Idlib, where Syrian troops are advancing with Russian air support, Vladi...
23:44, 2019-08-27

Russia strikes deal with Turkey on Syria's Idlib, says Putin Leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed on steps to "normalize" the situation in Idlib, where Syrian troops are advancing with Russian air support, Vladi...
05:20, 2019-08-28

Turkey signals it will not resume offensive against Kurds in northest Syria Turkey's defense ministry said the U.S. had announced that the Syrian Kurdish fighters had completed their pullout from areas Turkey invaded earlier ...
15:09, 2019-10-23

Pence, Pompeo meet Erdogan in Turkey over Syria offensive A US delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence is meeting Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an attempt to veer him away from his military o...
13:20, 2019-10-17

Protesters rally outside White House against Turkey’s actions in Syria Trump has said he does not approve of Turkey's incursion, and his administration said the attack was causing "great harm" in relations between Washin...
02:00, 2019-10-13

Turkey invasion of Syria targets US ally in fight against ISIS Turkey's incursion into Syria aims to obliterate a main U.S. ally in the fight against ISIS....
23:08, 2019-10-09

Turkey’s Syria offensive could spark another catastrophe, warn humanitarians Airstrikes and a ground offensive by Turkey in northern Syria against Kurdish forces have left civilians dead and forced tens of thousands to flee, U...
18:16, 2019-10-11

In Syria, US fights ISIS, tangles with Turkey, and laments ‘what victory looks like’ THE OTHER WAR: As the United States considers sending up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran, the war in Syria grinds on, with r...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Turkey signals it will not resume offensive against Kurds in northeast Syria Turkey's defence ministry said the U.S. had announced the Syrian Kurdish fighters had completed their pullout from areas Turkey invaded earlier this ...
18:36, 2019-10-23

British Isis fighters in Syria 'may be freed if US allows Turkey invasion' Policy reversal by Trump raises fears captured militants could escape and return to the UKBritish Islamic State fighters held in north-east Syria cou...
00:04, 2019-10-08

Boris Johnson’s sister launches extraordinary attack on his ‘reprehensible’ Jo Cox comments as his allies warn of violence if Brexit is not delivered Reuters Boris Johnson's sister launches an extraordinary attack on his "deeply reprehensible" language after he was accused of inciting violence and...
12:28, 2019-09-27

With his eye on Syria’s oil, Trump mulls sending troops, armor back to northeastern Syria PLAN B: PROTECT THE OIL: Pentagon leaders, focusing on President Trump’s interest in maintaining control of Syrian oil fields, have drawn up plans to...
13:24, 2019-10-25

WHO hails 'triumph' as Merck's Ebola vaccine gets European green light The world's first Ebola vaccine was recommended for approval by European drugs regulators on Friday in a move hailed by the World Health Organization...
17:00, 2019-10-18

Quebec government gives green light to rebuild dike in Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac The 42-year-old dike in Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac will be rebuilt according to today's standards, Quebec's environment minister has announced....
23:32, 2019-05-10

DOJ Rule Gives Green Light to Collect DNA from Asylum-Seekers and Detained Migrants The Department of Justice released an amended regulation on Monday that allows the Trump administration to lay the groundwork for a sweeping new poli...
20:40, 2019-10-21

Tampa Bay gets green light from MLB to explore playing split season in Montreal The Tampa Bay Rays have been given the go-ahead by Major League Baseball to look into playing a split season in Montreal....
22:08, 2019-06-20

Peru won't 'impose' troubled Tia Maria copper project after green-light given Peru has given an important green light for Southern Copper Corp's much-delayed Tia Maria copper mine, but the government cautioned it would not move...
22:20, 2019-10-30

B.C.’s top court throws out Victoria’s plastic bag ban, says city needs provincial green light In the wake of the ruling, the City of Victoria is vowing to "find another way" to eliminate plastic bags....
00:28, 2019-07-12

1250-mile road linking Europe to China given green light A new highway stretching 1250 miles through Russia has received the green light from officials....
18:24, 2019-07-09

National park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen gets green light Parks Canada says the national park reserve will encompass 273 square kilometres in the South Okanagan and Similkameen areas....
19:44, 2019-07-02

Some fighting reported in Syria-Turkey border town despite ceasefire order Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey and the Turkish town of Cey...
13:48, 2019-10-18

Syria war: executions condemned as violence continues ‘on both sides’ of border with Turkey Amid ongoing fighting in northern Syria and disturbing reports that extrajudicial killings have been streamed online, the United Nations and their pa...
18:08, 2019-10-15

Syria's Idlib to take center stage in Turkey, Russia, Iran talks The leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran are to meet again to strike a deal over the last rebel-held enclave in Syria. DW provides an overview of the c...
16:00, 2019-09-15

Turkey, Kurdish forces exchange blame as fighting continues in Syria Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as t...
13:36, 2019-10-19

Kurdish fighters allege Turkey used chemical weapons during ceasefire in Syria Disturbing video has emerged of severely burned Kurdish fighters who accused Turkish forces of launching an airstrike at them with munitions containi...
16:40, 2019-10-23

Turkey, Kurds continue fighting in Syria despite US-brokered cease-fire Despite a five-day cease-fire the US brokered with Ankara, fighting continued Friday in the northeast Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn at the center ...
16:52, 2019-10-18

Russia steps up its presence in north-east Syria after Turkey deal More Russian troops arrive in border region as Donald Trump hails situation as a ‘big success’Russian troops have expanded their presence across nort...
17:24, 2019-10-23

Turkey, Russia agreement cements power in Syria in place of U.S. forces The accord caps a dramatic and swift transformation of the Syrian map unleashed by Trump’s decision two weeks ago to remove the American soldiers....
06:34, 2019-10-23

Israel stuck in a new Middle East amid Turkey's Syria offensive Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria, facilitated by a withdrawal of US troops, is threatening to rebalance geopolitics in the region. The c...
22:32, 2019-10-15

Mark Esper: Turkey’s invasion of Syria is ‘heading in the wrong direction’ Defense Secretary Mark Esper condemned Turkey’s invasion of Syria as “unwarranted” and said it jeopardized security gains the US-le...
15:28, 2019-10-24

Turkey willing to help Canada repatriate ISIS members held in Syria, official says A Turkish official told Global News his country was open to working with the RCMP to repatriate Canadian ISIS members....
15:44, 2019-05-21

The US defense secretary gives US's strongest condemnation yet of Turkey's 'unacceptable incursion' in Syria Reuters Defense Secretary Mark Esper issued the US's strongest condemnation of Turkey's military assault on Kurdish forces in northeast Syria on Mond...
00:20, 2019-10-15

U.S. troops begin to pullout from northeast Syria as Turkey prepares operation U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said American troops began pulling back Monday from positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected...
13:40, 2019-10-07

Explosion heard near US military outpost as Turkey fires near Syria base Turkey's Defence Ministry has defended the attack saying it was responding to harassment fire...
00:40, 2019-10-12

Pence heads to Turkey as Erdogan rejects calls for ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Turkey to persuade President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to halt his military offensive in northeastern Syria. ...
12:04, 2019-10-16

Turkey says it carried out military strikes targeting Syria-Iraq border Turkey says it has finalized preparations for a military push into northeast Syria, after the United States began pulling back troops....
17:48, 2019-10-08

US warns Turkey of red lines as Syria offensive death toll mounts Senior US official says invasion endangers allies in fight against terror as Turkish president hits back at critics of operationThe US has set down r...
02:28, 2019-10-11

Turkey to advance into northeast Syria after strike against supply route in Iraq Turkey said Tuesday it was ready to advance into northeast Syria following an overnight strike against a supply route that linked Syrian Kurds with K...
18:44, 2019-10-08

Pence, Pompeo lead US delegation pressing Turkey to end bloodshed in Syria A delegation headed by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Turkey on Thursday to press President Recep Tayyip Erd...
15:20, 2019-10-17

US forces reportedly leave dozens of 'high value' ISIS prisoners behind as they begin to pull out of northern Syria DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images Violent chaos has engulfed northeastern Syria amid a Turkish invasion after President Donald Trump ordered US tr...
02:04, 2019-10-14

The US is preparing to pull its remaining 1,000 troops out of northern Syria as the Turkish offensive against the Kurds moves forward DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the US is "preparing to evacuate" its remaining 1,000 troops in northern Syria, as...
16:32, 2019-10-13

Officials say 9 died in northern Mexico attack MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of U.S. citizens in northern Mexico (all times local): 7:15 a.m. Mexico’s top security official sa...
14:44, 2019-11-05

Farmers prosecuted for land clearing allege former NSW minister gave them green light Landowners found guilty of illegal clearing say Kevin Humphries assured them native vegetation laws were being scrapped • Stripped bare: Australia’s ...
19:16, 2019-10-17

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen to find out on Thursday if he will get green light for Ajax decider Jan Vertonghen is set to discover on Thursday if he will be able to play in next week's Champions League semi-final decider at Ajax....
12:28, 2019-05-02

The $4 trillion ETF market scores a huge win, giving it the green light to grow faster than ever Associated Press The US Securities and Exchange Commission announced Thursday a faster processing track for exchange-traded funds looking to hit mar...
19:52, 2019-09-26

A 7-hour gunfight, a 100-foot cliff, and now a second Medal of Honor: A Green Beret talks about the Battle of Shok Valley US Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams Green Berets and Afghan commandos dropped into the Shok Valley early on April 6, 2008, in search of a high-value...
18:12, 2019-10-30

Turkey, Russia agree to create ‘terror-free safe zone’ in Syria Turkey and Russia reached a deal on Tuesday to create a “terror-free safe zone” in northern Syria hours before a five-day ceasefire was a...
21:12, 2019-10-22

With few options on the table, Pentagon chief to focus on Turkey, Syria at NATO meeting It is unclear what, if anything, NATO countries could collectively do to respond to Turkey's incursion since Ankara has already moved into northeaste...
16:32, 2019-10-24

British man who helped found Syria’s White Helmets discovered dead in Turkey Le Mesurier was the founder and CEO of May Day Rescue, which founded and trained the White Helmets....
18:08, 2019-11-11

Kurdish fighters allege Turkey used chemical weapons during cease-fire in Syria Disturbing video has emerged of severely burned Kurdish fighters who accused Turkish forces of launching an airstrike at them with munitions containi...
18:28, 2019-10-23

Turkey and Kurdish forces continue fighting in Syria despite US-brokered cease-fire Despite a five-day cease-fire the US brokered with Ankara, fighting continued Friday in the northeast Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn at the center ...
17:36, 2019-10-18

Kurdish forces mobilize in Syria amid worries Turkey will invade region Kurdish forces allied with the US issued a “general mobilization” call Wednesday in northeastern Syria amid worries of a “humanitarian catastrophe” f...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Turkey-Syria offensive: Kurds reach deal with Damascus to stave off assault Agreement to hand over border towns comes after more than 700 Isis affiliates escape campKurdish-led forces in control of north-east Syria have reach...
09:40, 2019-10-14

The US may still punish Turkey over Syria and Russian weapons — here's how it can avoid making things worse REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque The US on Wednesday lifted sanctions recently imposed on Turkey after Ankara agreed to a permanent ceasefire in Syria. US lawm...
01:40, 2019-10-24

Female Kurdish politician among nine civilians killed by pro-Turkey forces in Syria, observers say Rebels shot at least nine civilians in execution-style killings in Syria, according to Syrian Observatory for Human RightsPro-Ankara fighters taking ...
07:00, 2019-10-13

What life is like on the Syria-Turkey border, one of the world's most tense and dangerous fault lines AP After threatening military incursions into northeast Syria to keep Kurdish forces at bay, Turkey has negotiated a "safe zone" in northern Syria. ...
23:48, 2019-08-21

Turkey rejects German defense minister's Syria 'security zone' proposal While visiting Turkey, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas pushed for a truce in Syria and said that Turkish troops should not be permanently deployed...
16:04, 2019-10-26

Turkey Syria offensive: 100,000 flee homes as cross-border assault continues Turkish forces faced fierce resistance from Kurdish fighters on the third day of Ankara's offensive in northern Syria, as casualties mounted and the ...
23:40, 2019-10-11

Turkey defies calls for ceasefire in Syria as U.S., Russia launch diplomatic efforts The Turkish president said the only way the offensive would end was if Syrian Kurdish fighters leave a designated border area “by tonight.”...
16:20, 2019-10-16

Hundreds of ISIS followers escape in Syria amid fighting between Turkey, Kurds Hundreds of Islamic State followers escaped after storming the gates of a detention camp in northern Syria on Sunday after Turkish forces shelled the...
16:36, 2019-10-13

Turkey's Erdogan finds ally on Syria plan in visit with Hungary's Orban Despite facing EU censure over Turkey's Syria offensive, Erdogan has landed support from Hungary. During a visit, Erdogan repeated his threat to let ...
19:44, 2019-11-07

German defense minister floats 'security zone' along Syria-Turkey border An internationally controlled zone inside northern Syria on its border with Turkey has been floated by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer. It follows Turkey'...
16:12, 2019-10-22

Syria’s groundbreaking constitutional talks: ‘a clear success of mediation’ says Guterres in Turkey Mediation is “one of our most important tools to reduce and end conflict”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres told the sixth Istanbul ...
18:24, 2019-10-31

De Blasio forgets to honor terror attack victims at their memorial He came to pay his disrespects. Grieving loved ones invited to a ceremony marking the first anniversary of the downtown terror attack heard Mayor de ...
00:48, 2019-06-29

Kurdish forces strike a deal with Assad's army as they battle an intensifying Turkish assault in northern Syria Nazeer Al-khatib / AFP) (Photo by NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP via Getty Images The Kurdish-led administration in northeastern Syria announced on Sunday that...
05:56, 2019-10-14

Ten UN peacekeepers killed in a terrorist attack in northern Mali Ten ‘blue helmets’ from the United Nations Stabilization Mission In Mali (MINUSMA) were killed on Sunday following a complex terrorist attack against...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Bomb found in Northern Ireland 'to be used to attack police' Officers say improvised explosive in Derry belonged to dissident republican New IRAA bomb discovered in a parked vehicle in Northern Ireland was to b...
09:40, 2019-09-10

British Airways: Thousands given green light to make compensation claim over BA data breach Thousands of British Airways customers have been given the green light to to bring compensation claims against the airline over a data breach....
23:28, 2019-10-04

India's Adani wins green light for long delayed Australian coal mine India's Adani Enterprises on Thursday received the go-ahead to start construction of a controversial coal mine in outback Australia, after a state go...
06:48, 2019-06-13

Turkey's threatened Syria strike puts US-backed forces fighting ISIS in jeopardy Turkey's threats to strike a Kurdish militia in Syria continued even as Pentagon officials met with their counterparts in Ankara in an attempt to ham...
02:52, 2019-08-08

Vice President Mike Pence announces cease-fire agreement with Turkey in Syria Pool Photo via AP Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday announced the US had brokered a five-day cease-fire agreement with Turkey, after it launched ...
20:16, 2019-10-17

Charity calls on Ottawa to rescue Canadian children caught in Turkey-Syria offensive The group says the children are innocent and have rights as Canadian citizens who should be repatriated....
21:40, 2019-10-10

Videos emerge showing apparent atrocities in northern Syria as US envoy says Turkish-backed rebels have committed war crimes Twitter/ONC3X The US envoy to Syria said on Wednesday that there is evidence of war crimes being committed during the Turkish offensive in the north ...
12:40, 2019-10-24

Arson attack against Turkish-owned cars in northern Greece THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say arsonists have targeted two vehicles owned by Turkish nationals, one of them a diplomat, in the nor...
10:48, 2019-06-10

Taliban launches 'massive' attack on Kunduz in northern Afghanistan Assault comes as US continues to seek agreement with insurgent group on ending what is America’s longest warThe Taliban have launched a new attack on...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Mike Pompeo will join Pence on trip to Turkey in attempt to broker Syria cease-fire Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be joining Vice President Mike Pence in Turkey as part of an effort to broker a cease-fire in Syria....
00:20, 2019-10-16

As casualties mount in Syria offensive, the move to sanction Turkey gains bipartisan steam in Congress ‘SERIOUS CONSEQUENCES’: Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney has emerged as one of the most vocal leaders of the growing bipartisan chorus in Congress ...
13:16, 2019-10-11

Two people, including baby, killed in Turkish border town as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria A Turkish civil servant and a nine-month-old Syrian baby have been killed after mortars were fired from Kurdish-held northern Syria into the Turkish ...
16:28, 2019-10-10

Lawsuit Alleges Buffalo Wild Wings Managers Gave the Green Light to Refuse Black Customers Perhaps you’ve heard the stories about how black people don’t tip, without deconstructing the reasoning as to why that might be. Or perhaps you’re ju...
16:00, 2019-05-22

In Brussels, Esper decries Turkey’s ‘unwarranted excursion’ into Syria, while his boss calls it ‘a great outcome, something that's very, very special.” ESPER AT NATO: Defense Secretary Mark Esper is in Brussels where he will update fellow NATO defense ministers about his trips this week to Afghanista...
13:48, 2019-10-24

Saudi oil attack shines light on geopolitical truth and lies Disentangling responsibility has been made so much harder by casual peacetime mendacityTruth is notoriously the first casualty in war, but even more ...
15:52, 2019-09-19

Bombing suspect convicted for 2013 attack in Turkey ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s official news agency says a man accused of planning a deadly 2013 bomb attack was sentenced to life imprisonment. Anad...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Turkey’s military attack against Kurds could redraw map of Syrian conflict Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday, with air strikes hitting the border town of Ras al Ain...
17:48, 2019-10-09

Holly Willoughby gets green light for nanny flat: presenter granted planning permission to convert garage into studio for au pair The couple initially applied to build the en-suite studio flat in April, to become an apartment for their au pair....
17:00, 2019-06-25

40 injured as Taliban suicide bomber, gunmen attack police headquarters in northern Afghanistan A Taliban suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden car at a police headquarters in northern Afghanistan followed by clashes between gunmen and s...
14:28, 2019-05-05

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military intervent...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Air Force preps light attack plane for combat missions in great power war Despite the Air Force’s stated intention and the widespread assumption that a low-cost off-the-shelf Light Attack airplane would primarily perform co...
15:08, 2019-05-20

Trump Allies Accused of More Corruption in Ukraine Despite the president’s best tweets, the reporting about the intersection between Donald Trump, his allies, and Ukraine persists. On Sunday night, th...
06:20, 2019-10-07

Trump’s GOP allies want to censure Adam Schiff Top Republican allies of President Trump plan to try Monday to censure a Democratic lawmaker leading the congressional impeachment inquiry, US Rep. A...
21:24, 2019-10-21

Syria TV says 6 killed in insurgent attack on displaced camp DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria state TV says six people were killed when insurgents lobbed missiles into a government-controlled displaced people’...
21:28, 2019-05-14

US Special Forces come under Turkish fire in Syria attack The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation the country insists was an apparent mistake....
02:52, 2019-10-12

US warns Syria over suspected chemical weapons attack Washington has told Syria that it will "respond quickly and appropriately" to any chemical weapons use. The threat comes as a fragile ceasefire in re...
08:44, 2019-05-22

Trump Allies Want to Spend Millions on Making Journalists Look Bad The “loose network of conservative operatives” collecting damaging information on journalists who criticize President Donald Trump are now reportedly...
19:12, 2019-09-03

'Quid pro quo, yes or no?' Trump allies face Ukraine question Conway leads talk show offensive over impeachment inquiry Mueller records: Manafort pushed Ukraine conspiracy theoryAs Donald Trump repeated his dema...
19:20, 2019-11-03

Turkey’s military will attack Kurdish forces left along Syrian border: official The Syrian Kurdish fighters have until 3 p.m. GMT Tuesday to pull back to positions about 30 kilometres from the Turkish border. Turkey and Russia wi...
22:32, 2019-10-28

Friday’s Daily Brief: Day of the Girl Child, mayors lead on climate emergency, Turkey Syria offensive, new statelessness pledges, extremism in social media Our top stories for Friday: Day of the Girl Child celebrated around the world; city mayors lead on climate fight; humanitarian alarm rising over Turk...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...
22:20, 2019-10-15

Kurdish medics injured in apparent attack on ambulance in Syria Vehicle hit by shrapnel while on its way to rescue wounded from Turkish airstrikeAn ambulance on its way to rescue people wounded in a Turkish airstr...
16:12, 2019-11-10

Ten killed in Israeli airstrikes in Syria in reply to rocket attack Israel launches airstrikes in response to rocket fire targeting Golan HeightsIsrael has carried out airstrikes in Syria in response to rare rocket fi...
14:56, 2019-06-02

IS claims bomb attack targeting US-backed force in Syria BEIRUT (AP) — A spokesman for a U.S.-backed force in Syria says a suicide bomber from the Islamic State extremist group detonated his explosives on a...
22:44, 2019-05-20

Russia: Militants in Syria launch attack, have toxic agents MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military says that militants in northwestern Syria have launched an attack on Syrian government forces. Maj. Gen. Viktor Ku...
22:16, 2019-05-21

Israel on edge after Syria strikes, Lebanon 'drone attack' Israel is at the center of heated diplomatic rhetoric surrounding recent military operations in Gaza, Syria and Lebanon. Iran's expanding influence, ...
00:20, 2019-08-27

Turkish soldier killed in attack in Syria’s rebel province ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s defense ministry says a Turkish soldier was killed in an artillery strike by Syrian government forces in northwestern ...
09:44, 2019-06-28

Turkey Syria offensive: 'More than 60,000 flee homes' as heavy fighting continues Turkey has pressed on with its assault in northern Syria for a second day, reportedly causing around 60,000 people to flee their homes and putting ne...
23:20, 2019-10-10

Trump’s GOP allies condemn president after ‘sickening’ Turkish incursion Turkey’s incursion into Syria on Wednesday is prompting fresh bipartisan condemnation of President Donald Trump’s moves and more congressional threat...
18:16, 2019-10-09

Trump faces questions about Ukraine, Iran, allies in UN visit President Donald Trump began his three-day visit to the United Nations on Monday hoping to lean on strained alliances while fending off questions abo...
19:24, 2019-09-23

California and 22 other state allies take Trump to court over fuel economy California wasted no time in suing the Trump administration over its push to eliminate the state's authority to independently regulate greenhouse gas...
20:08, 2019-09-20

Trump predicts senators will quash impeachment. His allies aren’t so sure. Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind ...
14:16, 2019-10-11

Trump allies worry they can’t count on Senate GOP in impeachment fight Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind ...
11:36, 2019-10-11

Trump admits he held up Ukraine military aid so allies would pay their share President Trump acknowledged that he held up nearly $400 million in military aid to Ukraine that had been authorized by Congress, but said he did so ...
20:12, 2019-09-24

Trump’s allies defend him amid Ukraine-Biden scandal WASHINGTON – President Trump’s top Congressional allies forcefully — and sometimes colorfully — defended the president on the Sunda...
23:36, 2019-09-29

Trump allies pounce on impeachment inquiry to bolster president Republicans were ready to weaponise Pelosi’s announcement against her, Biden and other DemocratsWhen, with six American flags at her back, Nancy Pelo...
19:44, 2019-09-25

Trump claims delay in Ukraine military aid was about getting allies to pick up the tab NO PRESSURE, JUST BURDEN SHARING: Now under an impeachment inquiry by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives, President Trump offered a n...
13:12, 2019-09-25

Trump warns U.S. allies to take back captured ISIS fighters President Donald Trump has warned that Islamic State fighters held by U.S.-backed forces could be released to Europe if their home countries fail to ...
18:48, 2019-08-03

Israel says jets hit targets in Syria to prevent Iranian drone attack Israel's miltary has said it thwarted an "imminent" Iranian attack involving killer drones. The announcement came unusually quickly on the heels of t...
02:36, 2019-08-25

Black College Student Pummeled in Alleged Racist Attack, Called the N-Word, Hundreds Protest in His Honor…and He Doesn’t Want to Press Charges Full disclaimer: I’ve heard of some n-word nonsense in my time but this has me scratching my head....
23:48, 2019-09-14

Mattis details differences with Trump over Nato allies and torture in new book Ex-defense secretary avoids direct criticism of the president in his memoir, Call Sign Chaos, but notes the pair disagreed over NatoJames Mattis, who...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Trump allies continue to blame ‘deep state’ despite Bannon’s rejections of it The former White House strategist, and a leading voice of the alt-right, was once key in the propagation of the conspiracy theorySenior White House a...
08:44, 2019-10-04

Trump’s Republican allies condemn president after ‘sickening’ Turkish incursion Turkey’s incursion into Syria on Wednesday is prompting fresh bipartisan condemnation of President Donald Trump’s moves and more congressional threat...
00:00, 2019-10-10

Trump reportedly told allies that he's worried impeachment will ruin his resume Reuters President Donald Trump told his close allies and confidants that he's worried about how impeachment will look on his resume, Axios reported S...
04:44, 2019-10-07

Inside Trump's DC hotel, where allies and lobbyists flock to peddle their interests Fossil fuel interests, pro-gun groups, foreign delegations and all manner of allies visit the Trump International Hotel to cozy up to the administrat...
08:32, 2019-07-18

Trump allies charge Lt. Col. Vindman is disrespecting chain of command with testimony President Trump's allies denounced Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman for breaking ranks as he became the first current White House official to testify ...
21:20, 2019-10-29

Former Green Party candidate calls ousting an ‘attack’ on her ‘religious freedom’ The former candidate says she will continue her campaign following the Pope's call for environmental action....
20:32, 2019-10-08

£20,000 reward to find killers of man targeted in Wood Green drive-by attack Detectives today announced a £20,000 reward to capture the killers of a father targeted in a drive-by shooting....
12:32, 2019-07-10

Israel bombs Syria, says strikes thwarted imminent Iran drone attack JERUSALEM — The Israeli military attacked targets near Damascus late Saturday in what it said was a successful effort to thwart an imminent Iranian d...
09:32, 2019-08-25

Kurds mobilize in northeast Syria, brace for imminent attack from Turkish troops Turkey has long threatened an attack on the Kurdish fighters in Syria whom Ankara considers terrorists allied with a Kurdish insurgency within Turkey...
13:36, 2019-10-09

US briefing: abortion pills, Syria chemical attack claims, Toxic America Wednesday’s top story: Data shows 21,000 women ordered abortion pills online in six months. Plus, Tarantino delivers a dazzling requiem for Hollywood...
13:20, 2019-05-22

Iran just took its boldest action yet against the nuclear deal to 'blackmail' US allies and isolate Trump Ludovic Marin/Reuters Iran took its boldest step yet in violation of the landmark Iran nuclear deal on Monday when it announced it will begin increa...
23:36, 2019-06-17

Trump allies used presidential links to push deal with Ukraine gas company: sources KYIV, Ukraine — As Rudy Giuliani was pushing Ukrainian officials last spring to investigate one of Donald Trump’s main political rivals, a group of i...
20:16, 2019-10-07

Trump defends China tariffs as trade war leaves allies and opponents in bind Trump’s hardline stance against China puts Republicans in an awkward position, while Democrats are splitDonald Trump again defended tariffs on Monday...
20:36, 2019-05-13

Not All Stain Removers Are The Same. These Are Five Of The Best. It would be grand, indeed, if there was one universal stain remover that worked on any and every stain you could create. Alas, there is not and there...
21:52, 2019-09-03

US sees ‘glimmer of hope’ for political settlement in Syria as it accuses Assad of chemical attack in May ‘GLIMMER OF HOPE’: With the war in Syria in its ninth year, the United States is renewing a push for a political settlement in the hopes of preventin...
13:56, 2019-09-27

Netanyahu hails Israel strikes against Syria to foil Iran 'killer drone attack' Israeli prime minister says Iran has ‘no immunity anywhere’ after military says Tehran drone plot thwartedThe Israeli air force struck in Syria to pr...
04:00, 2019-08-25

'America First' allies say Trump saved presidency from John Bolton by scrapping Iran strike Non-interventionist Trump allies are cheering President Trump's Thursday night decision to buck his most senior advisers and abandon an airstrike on ...
20:16, 2019-06-21

Trump allies reportedly pressed Ukraine to make changes to the leadership of its massive state gas company AP Several Trump-aligned businessmen and Republican donors reportedly pressured Ukraine to change the leadership of its massive state gas company Naf...
02:56, 2019-10-07

Aggrieved Trump steps up attacks on allies and threatens to release ISIS prisoners in Europe WITH FRIENDS LIKE THE US: After insulting Denmark by suggesting it should consider selling Greenland to the United States in what he said was “essent...
14:00, 2019-08-22

ABC News apparently mistook video of machine gun fire on a Kentucky gun range for the Turkish attack on Syria ABC News Video footage of a purported "bombing of Kurd civilians" by Turkish military forces shown on ABC News appeared to be a nighttime firing of t...
22:00, 2019-10-14

Some US troops guarding oil fields in Syria are reportedly still waiting for military orders — including when and how they could attack the enemy Andrew Burton/Reuters US troops stationed in Syria have yet to receive guidance on their mission, including the basic rules of engagement, according ...
01:16, 2019-11-05

Boris Johnson expresses 'grave concern' over Turkey's military action in Syria Boris Johnson has has expressed his "grave concern" over Turkey's military action in northern Syria, Downing Street has said....
23:48, 2019-10-12

Trump and his allies believe the Ukraine phone call was a nothingburger, and led some people to describe it as 'one of his better' calls with a foreign leader Associated Press/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump privately did not believe a controversial phone call he had with Ukrainian President Volodymyr...
07:16, 2019-09-26

'God knows why': Long wait for DOJ inspector general report on alleged FISA abuses vexes Trump allies Conflicting signals surround the classification review for the Justice Department inspector general's report on alleged Foreign Intelligence Surveill...
22:28, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson could benefit from UK envoy's resignation over Trump-critical memos his allies are suspected of leaking The transatlantic uproar over the British ambassador’s private cables criticizing President Trump could set the stage for a warm U.S. partnership wit...
05:20, 2019-07-11

House Democrats are so afraid Trump allies will expose the whistleblower that they might mask their voice and face when they testify Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call House Democrats are considering taking unprecedented steps to protect the anonymity of a whistleblower who filed a complain...
22:52, 2019-10-07

Lindsay Graham, one of Trump’s staunchest GOP allies, called the president a ‘handful’ and suggested he may support impeachment if new evidence comes out Reuters/Joshua Roberts Lindsey Graham, one of President Donald Trump's staunchest allies in Washington, called the president a "handful" said he may ...
08:40, 2019-10-21

‘What the Hell ...’?: Trump Touts Himself as the Best to Ever Do It for Black America Before an Audience of Allies at Benedict College Criminal Justice Forum Donald Trump kicked off a three-day criminal-justice forum at South Carolina’s Benedict College on Friday, giving a racially fraught speech before an...
05:40, 2019-10-26

Lindsey Graham, one of Trump's staunchest GOP allies, called the president a 'handful' and suggested he may support impeachment if new evidence comes out Reuters/Joshua Roberts Lindsey Graham, one of President Donald Trump's staunchest allies in Washington, called the president a "handful" said he may ...
10:08, 2019-10-21

2 of Trump's closest allies will attend Saudi Arabia's 'Davos in the Desert' after boycotting it last year over Jamal Khashoggi's murder Reuters Key members of Donald Trump's inner circle will attend the Saudi economic forum known as "Davos in the Desert" one year after shunning it in ...
12:48, 2019-10-22

Why I’ll vote for Robinson Cano for Hall of Fame, despite PED stain Assuming I’m still around, assuming the Baseball Hall of Fame still relies primarily on writers to determine its honorees and assuming this planet st...
02:04, 2019-05-10

The Knicks’ ‘culture’ stain falls on David Fizdale In case you don’t recall, the Knicks entered July with nine free agents of their own. Once the club got spurned early by Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irvin...
15:20, 2019-07-29

‘Stain of slavery’: Congress debates reparations to atone for US's original sin Democrats are in favor of reparations program, while Republicans denounce idea that past sins can be paid off by today’s taxpayers For the first time...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Midnight Ghost Hunt is a Ghostbusters-like game from Coffee Stain Midnight Ghost Hunt pits ghosts vs. hunters in a haunted house -- and you want to wrap up you're ghostbustin' before midnight.Read More...
20:08, 2019-06-10

Honor 20 review: Huawei's first new phone during Trump dispute Top performance and a good camera make the £400 Honor 20 tempting. But will the US-China trade war hit software updates?The Honor 20 is the first sma...
08:28, 2019-07-10

Trump to honor US military during Fourth of July address WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s Fourth of July address to the nation will honor America’s armed forces. Federal lawmakers, loc...
17:08, 2019-06-19

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Iraq War veteran The president presented the Medal of Honor to former Army Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia, of New York. He is the first living Iraq War veteran to recei...
02:00, 2019-06-26

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Iraq War hero President Trump awarded the Medal of Honor Tuesday to former Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia for his heroic actions as a squad leader in Fallujah, mak...
22:56, 2019-06-25

Another wildfire in northern Alberta puts County of Northern Lights on evacuation alert Extremely dry conditions, winds and the advancement of the Notikewin Wildfire lead to residents of another part of northern Alberta being put on evac...
01:56, 2019-05-29

China's Uighur policy is human rights 'stain of the century' – Pompeo US secretary of state says mass detentions of Muslim minority is among ‘worst crises of our time’The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has accused ...
08:36, 2019-07-19

US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes President Trump’s administration hammered China over the repression of Uighur Muslims and other religious minorities for the second day in a row, at ...
00:04, 2019-07-19

‘French’s or Gulden’s’: Ballot in Queens DA race hinges on yellow stain Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán couldn’t cut the mustard Tuesday in her effort to invalidate ballots cast against Borough Pres...
00:44, 2019-08-07

Several northern US states will be treated to a northern lights show this weekend If you live in the United States you don’t often get the opportunity to see the phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to a...
02:16, 2019-08-31

Trump to honor Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House Boston Celtics legend Bob Cousy will be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civili...
19:20, 2019-08-22

Trump awards highest military honor to Iraq veteran WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is awarding the nation’s highest military honor to an Iraq veteran who cleared an insurgent strongpoin...
21:52, 2019-06-25

The London arms fair is an inexcusable disgrace – it’s a stain on the nation | Simon Jenkins British-made weapons fuel violence around the world – much of it perpetrated by repressive regimes. It must stopThis week’s London arms market – deco...
16:44, 2019-09-09

The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Across the Northern U.S. This Weekend. Here’s How to See the Aurora Parts of the northern United States from Montana to northern New England could get a glimpse of the Northern Lights over Labor Day Weekend, space wea...
21:44, 2019-08-30

Honor 20: Huawei Android phone launch defies Donald Trump Huawei announces cut-price premium phones with quad cameras and top-end chipsHuawei’s Honor is trying to dominate the increasingly crowded cut-price ...
16:56, 2019-05-21

Elvis Costello takes jab at Trump while accepting honor from Queen Elizabeth British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello admitted some affection for the British monarchy on Friday after accepting an honor from Queen Elizabeth. At...
08:56, 2019-06-09

'Natty Light Summer Intern' sought to promote Natural Light beer Beer company Natural Light is seeking a paid intern to spend the summer sipping on beer and creating social media content....
18:40, 2019-05-13

Rights of light explained: can we prevent neighbours from blocking the light into our home with their extension? Our neighbours want to build an extension but this would mean blocking off the light into our kitchen and home office. What rights do we have and can...
09:00, 2019-06-24

This Halloween, Light From Light offers a ghost story meant to comfort, not frighten The characters in Light From Light might be searching for paranormal activity, but the film isn’t out to scare anyone. Director Paul Harrill probes a...
21:40, 2019-10-30

Day-light vs Low-Light Camera Comparison: OnePlus 7 Pro vs iPhone vs Galaxy vs Pixel vs Huawei With the launch of the OnePlus 7 Pro, we can finally call it the end of the first half of the year for flagship smartphones: all the major new phones...
15:56, 2019-05-28

Adding notification light to the Galaxy S10 - Samsung Good Lock vs Arc and Holey Light apps TL;DR All three notification light solutions for the Galaxy S10 have downsides - appearance on locked screens, battery draw, or messing with the AoD ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Trump thanks Turkey for release of US scientist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is thanking Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH’-jehp TY’-ihp UR’-doh-wahn) for th...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Trump used his Veterans Day speech to honor Gold Star families, even though he's publicly feuded with them Andrew Harnik/AP President Donald Trump spoke at New York City's Veterans Day parade on Monday, where he offered condolences to the families of slain...
22:20, 2019-11-11

Trump tweets fake photo of dog in recent Isis raid getting medal of honor A conservative website produced the image, replacing the retired army medic who actually received the honor with the dog’s headDonald Trump has tweet...
01:12, 2019-10-31

Maximising the light in your home: how to work with your room's natural light to brighten up interiors this summer From versatile blinds to metallic accents to reflect light, here are some of the best tips and tricks to brighten up every room in your home....
14:00, 2019-06-13

Trump Brain Status: Turkey, Roasted As more and more Republicans find the vestigial remains of what could at one time have passed for a spine to speak out against the White House’s surp...
18:24, 2019-10-07

Trump says he will soon impose sanctions on Turkey – live President tweets that he will sign an executive order in response to Ankara’s military incursion in northern SyriaSign up to the US briefing and get ...
23:04, 2019-10-14

Norte Chico: The First Civilization in the Americas? The Norte Chico Civilization was an ancient civilization / complex society belonging to the Pre-Columbian era. This civilization flourished in Peru a...
19:08, 2019-07-09

The story of how humans got to the Americas isn’t a simple one The New World wasn’t conquered by a single group of people - different populations migrated and interbred in a tangled web. This is the new normal fo...
11:32, 2019-09-30

Trump Brain Status: A Dusting of Light Bulb Shards Speaking before a horde of MAGA chuds at a rally in Fayetteville, NC on Monday evening, President Donald Trump defended his idiotic decision to roll ...
17:52, 2019-09-10

Trump’s Syria pullout that isn’t The Pentagon’s new mission in Syria means the U.S. will almost certainly have as many troops in the country as when President Donald Trump took offic...
10:32, 2019-10-31

US officials are considering pulling nuclear weapons from Turkey, effectively severing the US-Turkey alliance Murad Cezer / REUTERS President Donald Trump has threatened NATO ally Turkey if it crosses a line in the northeast of Syria, where the US is pulling ...
18:00, 2019-10-14

Trump’s extraordinary letter to Turkey’s Erdogan: ‘Don’t be a tough guy’ President Donald Trump wrote Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan an extraordinary letter warning him not to be “a tough guy” or “...
02:40, 2019-10-17

In rebuke of Trump, U.S. senators propose sanctions on Turkey Sen. Chris Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat, said he and co-sponsor Sen. Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina, planned to introduce the legisl...
02:08, 2019-10-10

Twitter lets 'Die Trump' trend in Turkey, then apologizes Twitter apologized on Monday after allowing a phrase that roughly translates to mean "Die Trump" briefly trend in Turkey....
01:28, 2019-10-09

Democrats walk out of Trump meeting about Turkey conflict WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic congressional leaders say they walked out of a briefing with President Donald Trump on Turkey after hearing little but i...
02:40, 2019-10-17

Trump says his ‘rough love’ led to deal with Turkey’s Erdogan “You would have lost millions and millions of lives. They couldn’t get it without a little rough love, as I called it. I just put out, they needed a ...
22:24, 2019-10-17

House Democrats to condemn Turkey after Trump’s withdrawal House Democrats are drafting a resolution to condemn Turkey’s military for its brutal assault in Syria, which came after President Donald Trump’s dec...
01:00, 2019-10-12

Sanctions against Turkey are ‘ready to go’ once Trump signs off, Mnuchin says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday said sanctions against Turkey for invading Syria are ready and he just needs President Trump to sign off ...
18:28, 2019-10-14

The US booted Turkey from the F-35 program — now Turkey is in 'advanced' negotiations to buy Russia's Su-35 fighter jet Sergei Karpukhin/REUTERS Turkey and Russia have reached an "advanced stage of negotiations" over the purchase of Russian-made Su-35 fighter jets by A...
21:44, 2019-10-29

'Are we so weak and so inept diplomatically that Turkey forced the hand of the United States of America? Turkey?!' Associated Press, George Frey/Getty Images Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has walked all over the US in the past few weeks, and President Don...
16:44, 2019-10-18

Oldest human footprint in Americas found A shocking new discovery has revealed that the oldest human footprint in the Americas dates back 15,600 years ago and was found in Chile....
16:24, 2019-05-01

Pre-Columbian Explorers in the Americas: The Hard Evidence These days, few people still believe Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to travel to the “New World.”  ...
20:04, 2019-08-18

More than a third of people in the Americas may have obstructive sleep apnea (Reuters Health) - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may affect as many as 37% of adults in North, Central and South America, according to a review of ep...
19:32, 2019-06-19

UN: Migrant deaths in Americas pass 500 in 2019 The International Organization for Migration says the number of migrant deaths in the Americas in 2019 has passed 500. Almost half of the deaths were...
16:44, 2019-08-16

Trump rolls back regulations on energy-saving light bulbs The filing from the Energy Department would prevent new efficiency requirements from implementation on Jan. 1 under a previous law passed during Pres...
17:48, 2019-09-04

Clinton urges Trump to condemn Russia in light of Mueller comments Hillary Clinton spoke at Hunter College’s commencement ceremony on Wednesday, just hours after Robert Mueller’s first public comments abo...
00:36, 2019-05-30

Extreme abortion laws shine light on Trump's courting of religious right Evangelical backing for a thrice-married celebrity is not as odd as it seems: on abortion, the supreme court and more, the president keeps delivering...
15:44, 2019-05-13

Trump says U.S. has no stake in Syria because ‘we’re 7,000 miles away’ Condemnation of his stance was quick and severe, not only from Democrats but from Republicans who have been staunch Trump supporters on virtually all...
22:48, 2019-10-16

Republicans buckle to Trump on Syria The Republican rebellion against President Donald Trump was short-lived. Republicans unleashed perhaps their most aggressive outcry of the Trump era ...
01:56, 2019-10-16

‘Light From Light’ Review: Is This House Haunted? Marin Ireland and Jim Gaffigan star in Paul Harrill’s second feature, a tender film about paranormal activity....
17:48, 2019-10-31

The Latest: Trump seeks ‘solutions’ for Turkey-Russia deal OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Asia (all times local): 1:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says he and Turkish...
06:52, 2019-06-29

Turkey ‘cannot forget’ letter from Trump about military offensive, Erdogan says Speaking to foreign journalists in Istanbul on Friday, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey would "do what's necessary" concerning the letter "when ...
17:20, 2019-10-18

Trump kicks Turkey out of F-35 program in historic NATO rupture President Trump is kicking Turkey out of the F-35 fighter jet program over the NATO ally’s insistence on purchasing Russian-made anti-aircraft defens...
21:28, 2019-07-17

Turkey's Erdogan confirms Trump meeting amid tensions US President Donald Trump said he had a "very good call" with his Turkish counterpart. But relations between the NATO allies have nose-dived over dif...
08:44, 2019-11-07

Lindsey Graham: Trump’s vow to sanction Turkey 'a game changer’ Sen. Lindsey Graham signaled on Sunday that President Donald Trump’s partnering with Congress to stop Turkish aggression in Syria would be "a game ch...
02:24, 2019-10-14

Trump called Turkey’s president to demand an end to Syrian invasion President Trump called Turkey’s president Monday to demand he halt the country’s incursion into Syria and enact an immediate ceasefire, Vice Pr...
04:24, 2019-10-15

Republicans urge sanctions on Turkey in split from Donald Trump Republicans in the US Congress today announced plans to impose sanctions against Turkey over its assault on Kurdish forces in Syria....
12:00, 2019-10-11

Turkey's president pulled one over on Trump — and some of the US's most dangerous adversaries are the big winners Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump's eagerness to withdraw US troops from the Middle East, coupled with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erd...
22:16, 2019-10-15

Trump says new sanctions on Turkey coming ‘soon’, halts trade negotiations U.S. President Donald Trump said he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs....
23:20, 2019-10-14

Trump grants new powers to impose tough sanctions on Turkey Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday that the administration was not slapping sanctions on Turkey at this time — but that the Trump administ...
23:04, 2019-10-11

Trump looks to go easy on Turkey, setting up a fight with congressional Republicans President Trump doesn’t want to punish Turkey further for purchasing advanced anti-aircraft weaponry from Russia, putting him on a collision course w...
02:04, 2019-07-30

Turkey's authoritarian leader is walking all over the United States thanks to Trump Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has walked all over the US in the past few weeks, and President Donald Trump let h...
00:08, 2019-10-18

US hospital ship begins 5-month mission in the Americas WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Navy hospital ship Comfort begins on Friday a five-month medical assistance mission in 11 countries of the Americas affect...
21:24, 2019-06-13

Knoll renews lease at 1330 Avenue of the Americas Office furniture designer Knoll has renewed and expanded to 60,500 square feet at 1330 Avenue of the Americas between West 53rd and 54th streets. The...
04:44, 2019-10-16

Discovery of 16,000-year-old Footprint That Could Change the History of the Americas There are some discoveries that can change the way that we think about history. Archaeologists in Chile believe that they have made one such discover...
11:52, 2019-05-02

In the galleries: The heady works of Soriano at OAS Art Museum of the Americas The Cuban immigrant’s pieces boast traits found in great oil paintings from 500 years ago....
14:36, 2019-09-13