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‘Stupid endless wars’: Trump defends decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria

Turkey launched its offensive Wednesday against Kurdish fighters in Syria, who have helped the U.S. against the Islamic State....

‘Stupid endless wars’: Trump defends decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria

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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...
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'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...
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Trump defends pulling US troops out of Syria President Trump on Monday defended his administration’s decision to pull American troops out of northern Syria, declaring that the US will figh...
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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 ...
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Here are the 5 major players that will feel the impact from Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria Hussein Malla/AP President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that US troops would soon be pulling out of northeastern Syria. The White House said in a...
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Trump defends Syria decision by saying Kurds 'didn't help us with Normandy' President says he learned Kurds didn’t help from a ‘powerful article’ as Turkey launches offensive into north-eastern SyriaDonald Trump defended his ...
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Trump is parroting Vladimir Putin's talking points as he defends pulling US troops from Syria Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump has been embroiled in a firestorm of controversy in Washington over his decision last week to abru...
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Former national security adviser Susan Rice called Trump's decision to pull US forces out of Syria 'bats--- crazy' YouTube/TheLateShowWithStephen Colbert Susan Rice, former national security adviser to Barack Obama, said Donald Trump's decision to pull US troops f...
14:00, 2019-10-08

WATCH: Rotten fruit, rocks thrown at US troops as they pull out of Syria A video has surfaced showing residents of a Syrian town near the border of Turkey throwing rotten fruits and rocks at U.S. troops during their withdr...
15:16, 2019-10-21

Video appears to show US troops being pelted with stones and rotten fruit as they pull out of Syria YouTube/Hewar News Video appears to show a US Army vehicle being pelted with stones and rotten fruit in the Syrian border town of Qamishli as troops ...
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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...
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Trump says US hasn’t ‘abandoned’ Kurds despite pulling troops out of Syria President Trump on Tuesday defended Washington’s relationship with Turkey and said the US has not “abandoned” its Kurdish allies — a day after ...
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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 ...
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Trump claims Kurds are 'much safer' as US troops leave Syria President’s assertion undercuts US mission to Turkey aimed at urging Erdoğan to halt offensiveDonald Trump has hailed his decision to withdraw US tro...
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17:24, 2019-10-14

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....
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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....
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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 ...
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'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...
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Turkish troops advance into Syria as Trump washes his hands of the Kurds Civilians flee as airstrikes and artillery hit border regionTrump on Kurds: ‘They didn’t help us in Normandy’Turkish troops have advanced into north-...
00:56, 2019-10-10

Trump's latest conspiracy theory is that the Kurds released ISIS prisoners to pull the US back into Syria Associated Press President Donald Trump suggested Kurdish forces intentionally released ISIS prisoners to pull the US back into northeast Syria. Trum...
19:00, 2019-10-14

Russia says its troops have filled void left in Syria by US troops Russia on Tuesday said it has filled the void left by the withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria and its units are acting as a buffer to prevent c...
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Pentagon sends new wave of troops to Saudi Arabia even as Trump calls for ending wars The deployment is meant to “assure and enhance the defense of Saudi Arabia,” a spokesman said, following attacks on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure ...
20:52, 2019-10-11

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

Contrary to Trump’s claims, U.S. troops exiting Syria will go to western Iraq — not home His comments were the first to specifically lay out where American troops will go as they leave Syria and what the counter-IS fight could look like....
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18:00, 2019-10-13

The 1,000 elite US troops in Syria are making a chaotic and demoralizing retreat after Trump canceled their mission REUTERS/Murad Sezer 1,000 US special forces are leaving their posts in northeastern Syria after President Donald Trump told them to withdraw. Sources...
14:24, 2019-10-15

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....
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Trump's Decision to Abandon the Kurds in Syria Has Led to a “Total Shitstorm” In Syria, by seeking sanctions against Turkey, Trump is once again seeking a complicated, costly solution to a problem of his own creation....
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Rand Paul claims win over 'war caucus,' defends Trump on Syria Rand Paul is declaring victory over the “war caucus” after President Donald Trump decided to shift troops out of northeastern Syria. The Kentucky Rep...
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Most US troops left in Syria could be moved to Iraq as the Trump administration faces fallout over a possible ISIS resurgence Associated Press Most US troops in Syria will soon be moved to neighboring Iraq to prevent a resurgence by the Islamic State terrorist group, Secreta...
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1,000 US troops left in Syria will be moved to Iraq as the Trump administration faces fallout over a possible ISIS resurgence Associated Press US soldiers in Syria will soon be moved to neighboring Iraq in order to fight a possible Islamic State resurgence, Secretary of Defe...
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US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies nee...
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18:32, 2019-10-11

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20:44, 2019-06-12

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15:56, 2019-06-05

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15:04, 2019-06-21

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22:32, 2019-08-29

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Trump ending Japan trip after Memorial Day speech to troops TOKYO (AP) — President Donald Trump will be heading home from Japan after stopping aboard a U.S. warship to give a Memorial Day speech to U.S. forces...
03:36, 2019-05-28

Two US troops killed in Afghanistan as Trump directs pre-election drawdown Two U.S. troops were killed in Afghanistan Monday, bringing to 12 the number of Americans killed in combat there this year, according to a tally by t...
15:12, 2019-07-30

The Latest: Trump meets troops in Alaska en route to Japan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Japan (all times local): 8:15 p.m. President Donald Trump has greeted U.S. tro...
02:52, 2019-05-25

Trump's 'maximum pressure' on Iran is making US troops into targets again Associated Press Trump has wisely avoided war with Iran, but his response to recent attacks on Saudi Arabia have put him on the spot. The US's initi...
20:32, 2019-09-26

Trump says China is sending troops to Hong Kong border President Trump on Tuesday tweeted out an alert on turmoil in Honk Kong, saying China is massing troops the border. “Our Intelligence has informed us...
21:12, 2019-08-13

'The Kraken unleashed': how Trump's shock troops attack US democracy An army of supporters amplify the president’s wildest claims, encouraging his conspiracy-minded tendencies Donald Trump once declared: “I alone can f...
07:40, 2019-06-01

Trump to Send Troops to Saudi Arabia in Response to Attack on Oil Facilities The good news is that it appears President Donald Trump won’t be launching a war against Iran today. However, the administration will be sending U.S....
18:04, 2019-09-21

Donald Trump says he would send ‘120,000 troops to fight Iran’ as tensions grow DONALD Trump has said he would send soldiers to the Middle East amid reports the US is preparing to deploy 120,000 troops and fears of conflict with ...
21:44, 2019-05-14

Trump’s announcement that 8,600 US troops will stay in Afghanistan both panics and reassures critics ‘WE’RE GOING TO KEEP A PRESENCE’: As the expected announcement of a deal with the Taliban that would provide for the gradual withdrawal of U.S. troop...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Trump reportedly agrees to send more troops to Gulf to deter Iran, just not 10K MORE TROOPS AFTER ALL: President Trump seemed disinclined to send any more troops to the Persian Gulf region to counter Iran just before he got a bri...
14:20, 2019-05-24

Trump threatens to ‘decimate’ Turkey’s economy if it injures US troops – video Donald Trump warned Turkey that there would be ‘big trouble’ if American troops in Syria are injured, as Turkish forces push into Kurdish lands acros...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Trump ditches start of Democratic debate to greet Alaskan troops President Trump ditched the opening minutes of the first Democratic debate to greet service members in Alaska while Air Force One was refueling. “I h...
04:16, 2019-06-27

Trump: Graham would have US troops fight in Middle East ‘next thousand years’ President Trump on Wednesday hit back against Sen. Lindsey Graham for criticizing him over pulling US troops out of Syria, claiming the Republican la...
21:44, 2019-10-16

‘Probably fake news’: Trump disputes report about sending troops to Middle East President Trump on Tuesday slammed a report in The New York Times about a plan to send up to 120,000 US troops to the Mideast for a possible confront...
21:24, 2019-05-14

New Trump Policy Ends US Citizenship Rights to Children of Some Troops Stationed Overseas The Trump administration set off a firestorm of fear Wednesday after it announced it was ending U.S. citizenship rights for the children of some U.S....
06:24, 2019-08-29

BREAKING: US 'to send hundreds of troops to Saudi Arabia' as Trump prepares for Iran war HUNDREDS of US troops will be deployed to Saudi Arabia as President Donald Trump prepares for war with Iran....
04:24, 2019-07-18

Trump says Pentagon to send 1,500 more troops to Middle East to counter Iran threat President Trump said Friday an additional 1,500 troops will be deployed to the Middle East as a bulwark against Iran....
20:12, 2019-05-24

Trump to send more troops to Poland, protect Germany with Nord Stream sanctions The US and Polish presidents agreed that the US would deploy 1,000 additional US troops. Military hardware and LNG sales were agreed, and Trump moote...
00:32, 2019-06-13

Putin, Xi gang up on Trump over trade wars Presidents Xi Jinping of China and Vladimir Putin of Russia bonded in an authoritarian bromance Friday to rip the US over its trade policies — and ac...
20:44, 2019-06-07

Trump v Mueller: How the president won the messaging wars Critics say Mueller failed to stand up for his investigation and to get the word out to the American people about what he foundIn so many ways, Rober...
14:08, 2019-06-11

Trump expected to sign off on Taliban deal to bring 5,000 US troops home after nearly 18 years in Afghanistan THE DEAL IS DONE: President Trump is being presented today with a draft agreement with the Taliban that would provide for the phased withdrawal of mo...
20:08, 2019-09-03

Trump meets with top advisers about withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in potential peace deal with Taliban President Trump met with his top Cabinet officials on Friday afternoon to discuss negotiations with the Taliban that would lead to the withdrawal of ...
00:20, 2019-08-17

Trump's suggestion that troops at the border shoot migrants in the legs is illegal and 'bats--t crazy' An article in The New York Times this week reported that US President Donald Trump suggested to members of his administration that soldiers shoot mig...
20:00, 2019-10-04

After Trump incidents in Japan, Pentagon tells troops: No 'active partisan political activities' Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan has issued a sharp warning to all troops and civilian defense personnel to refrain from engaging in partisan politica...
00:04, 2019-06-12

Trump likely to delay decision of imported car tariffs President Trump will likely delay his decision on slapping tariffs on imported cars and parts by up to six months, avoiding opening yet another front...
04:48, 2019-05-16

What are the alternatives to endless growth? Upside readers are calling for a shift to a sustainable economy. So what would that look like?Another week, another report lamenting the decimation o...
12:24, 2019-05-10

Space wars: Trump's ready for his next big fight – in orbit New space command reveals fears over vulnerability of superpowers’ satellitesDonald Trump’s declaration that space represents “the next warfighting d...
07:20, 2019-08-31

Aid to make up for Trump trade wars mostly going to largest farmers More than half of the $8.4 billion in aid the U.S. Agriculture Department has given out to compensate for disruptions caused by President Trump's tra...
00:44, 2019-07-31

Ben Carson defends Trump over ‘go back’ tweets ​WASHINGTON – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson ​on ​Sunday defended President Trump against accusations of racism. “He is not racis...
20:44, 2019-07-21

Trump defends immigration deal with Mexico STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump, his threatened Mexican tariffs now on the backburner, is looking to claim victory. But some of his Democ...
06:52, 2019-06-10

Trump defends clinicians’ right to refuse to do abortions WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is putting the finishing touches on a regulation to protect the rights of clinicians who object to partici...
18:48, 2019-05-02

President Trump expected to sign off on Taliban deal to bring 5,000 US troops home after nearly 18 years in Afghanistan THE DEAL IS DONE: President Trump is being presented today with a draft agreement with the Taliban that would provide for the phased withdrawal of mo...
15:28, 2019-09-03

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Donald Trump approves deployment of US troops in response to strikes on oil facilities Donald Trump has approved the deployment of US forces to Saudi Arabia following the attack on two of the country's oil facilities....
10:32, 2019-09-21

Trump's hasty exit forced US troops to bomb their own base in 'an extreme worst-case scenario' US Air Force/Master Sgt. Lance Cheung US forces destroyed the former base of counter-ISIS operations in Syria, according to a release from Operation ...
04:52, 2019-10-18

Trump says decision on Florida evacuation will likely be made Sunday U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the decision whether to order some residents of Florida to evacuate likely would be made on Sunday as the ...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Trump administration to delay decision on auto tariffs The White House will delay for up to six months a decision on whether it will impose tariffs on cars and auto parts. The Trump administration put the...
19:56, 2019-05-15

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

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

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

For Big Banks, It’s an Endless Fight With Hackers An engineer in Seattle was charged with stealing the information of millions of customers from Capital One. The incident was surprisingly common....
02:48, 2019-07-31

A new week has arrived, and with it endless possibilities! A new week has arrived, and with it endless possibilities! Hop in your Mitsubishi Delica off-road van and seize the day....
15:36, 2019-05-13

Trump’s trade wars risk global economic disaster With President Trump threatening large-scale trade wars against multiple trading partners simultaneously, it’s time to explain, in terms of cause and...
22:04, 2019-08-26

Americans want an end to forever wars. But that's not what Trump offers | Joshua Leifer The president’s Syria withdrawal should be a warning to those too easily seduced by his erratic opposition to US foreign involvementThe American peop...
09:32, 2019-10-18

Farmers and ranchers caught in the middle of Trump’s trade wars The past few years have been trying times for America’s farmers and ranchers. As President Trump’s trade war with China drags on with no end in sight...
14:28, 2019-08-19

How Trump’s trade wars are fueling the Amazon fires | Art Cullen Brazil is now the top exporter of soybeans to China – and that is leading to the rainforest being burned down at an extraordinary rateThe so-called “...
13:28, 2019-09-01

Trump defends abandoning the Kurds by saying they didn't help the US in WWII Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to defend his decision to withdraw US troops from northeast Syria, abandoning Ku...
23:44, 2019-10-09

Trump defends border camp conditions: ‘If too crowded, tell them not to come’ Trump tweeted that the children's rooms Pence saw Friday were ``well run and clean'' while facilities for single men were ``clean but crowded.''...
19:48, 2019-07-14

Trump’s UN Envoy Nominee Defends Climate Record WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next U.S. envoy to the United Nations is defending her record on climate change, s...
17:08, 2019-06-19

Trump defends China tariffs, saying US is in 'fantastic' position President Trump defended his China trade policies Tuesday, posting a series of tweets defending his tariffs as beneficial to the U.S. economy. He arg...
16:00, 2019-05-14

Trump defends trade war with China, says US is in ‘fantastic position’ President Trump on Tuesday defended his trade war with China as tensions mounted this week, saying it was a model for US negotiations with other nati...
15:56, 2019-05-14

In Japan, Trump Defends Kim Jong Un and Attacks ‘Low IQ’ Joe ‘Bidan’ As his constituents back home headed into a long Memorial Day weekend, Donald Trump continued his track record of embarrassing himself on the world s...
17:28, 2019-05-26

Trump defends Alabama forecast using old Dorian map with disclaimer In a Wednesday afternoon tweet, President Trump shared a week-old hurricane graphic showing the various model runs for Dorian before it had even slam...
03:44, 2019-09-05

Trump defends Rudy, rips CNN’s Cuomo as ‘Fredo’ President Trump on Monday defended his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani over his appearance last week on Chris Cuomo’s CNN show in which he first denied...
23:12, 2019-09-23

'I was kidding, being sarcastic': Trump defends comment that he is 'the chosen one' President Trump tweeted in defense of his comment that he is 'the chosen one' during a Wednesday press conference while discussing the trade arrangem...
22:08, 2019-08-24

Trump Defends Health Workers’ Right To Object To Abortions WASHINGTON (AP) — Advancing his anti-abortion agenda, President Donald Trump moved Thursday to protect health care workers who object to procedures l...
14:16, 2019-05-03

Stephen Miller defends Trump’s attacks on Dem ‘Squad’ ​WASHINGTON – Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace confronted senior White House advis​e​r Stephen Miller on President Trump’s long record of “playing ...
17:48, 2019-07-21

Trump administration defends Ice raids and says timing was 'unfortunate' Acting head of homeland security admits raids in Mississippi were badly timed after El Paso attacks targeting Mexicans Trump administration officials...
20:12, 2019-08-12

White House hopeful vows to overturn Trump ban on transgender troops as he promises to protect LGBTQ rights Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke has unveiled a plan to improve gay rights in the United States and overturn the Trump administration's ...
22:36, 2019-06-12

US troops bombed their own anti-ISIS headquarters as Turkey-backed fighters closed in during Trump's hasty retreat Staff Sgt. Keifer Bowes/US Air Force US forces destroyed the headquarters of their anti-ISIS efforts in Syria on Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal r...
01:00, 2019-10-17

Trump applauds Barr’s decision to scrutinize Russia probe President Trump on Tuesday said he was in the dark about his attorney general’s appointment of a federal prosecutor to scrutinize the origins of the ...
21:24, 2019-05-14

New questions swirl over Trump’s decision to freeze military aid to Ukraine Trump to address Iran tensions today at the U.N. — Esper heads to North Carolina, Virginia...
17:16, 2019-09-24

SAS may be forced out of Syria after Trump announces US withdrawal Elite British troops will be left dangerously exposed without logistical support from US allies...
15:08, 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's Syria withdrawal: Who stands to gain? While the US leaves a vacuum as it washes its hands of its Syrian Kurdish allies, the major players in Syria's Astana peace process —Iran, Russia, an...
23:28, 2019-10-08

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria The Republican rebellion against President Donald Trump was short-lived.Republicans unleashed perhaps their most aggressive outcry of the Trump era a...
03:28, 2019-10-16

How Trump Got Punk'd Into Running From Syria, Explained Military leaders, politicians and the U.S. allies were shocked by Donald Trump’s decision to side with brutal dictators and turn his back on one of A...
19:36, 2019-10-08

Lawmakers pressure Trump to reverse course on Syria House Dems subpoena Pentagon Ukraine docs — Committees approve $2.5 billion DoD reprogramming request...
16:12, 2019-10-08

Republicans unload on Trump for Syria shift when he needs them most Lawmakers from both parties denounced the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds....
19:16, 2019-10-07

US Syria envoy: President Trump was 'misunderstood' Conflict Zone confronts Donald Trump's envoy to Syria, James Jeffrey, on the president's decision to withdraw troops from the country. The move shock...
18:48, 2019-09-18

Graham pleads with Trump on Syria: 'Change course while you still can' Sen. Lindsey Graham on Friday claimed vindication for his harsh criticism of the White House’s foreign policy in Syria, urging President Donald Trump...
18:24, 2019-10-11

House condemns Trump’s Syria withdrawal The House condemned President Donald Trump's withdrawal of U.S. troops from northern Syria, which paved the way for Turkey’s military assault against...
21:00, 2019-10-16

One Month, Four Cities, Endless Fashion Moments The best photos from the collections shown in New York, London, Milan and Paris in September....
18:04, 2019-10-02

Traders are expecting a rate cut as soon as next month as Trump’s trade wars escalate Drew Angerer/Getty Images As President Donald Trump escalates trade tensions on multiple fronts, the market is increasingly expecting that the Feder...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Pelosi fiercely defends impeachment inquiry as Trump blows up Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Wednesday vowed to move aggressively on House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry,...
18:48, 2019-10-02

Trump defends bid to host G7 at his Miami resort: 'I don't care about money' US president responded to accusations of seeking to profit off the presidency by planning to host the 2020 summit at his resortDefending himself agai...
04:12, 2019-08-27

Trevor Noah Defends Baltimore Rats After Trump’s Attacks Noah joked that “the best cities in the world,” like Paris, London and New York, all had rats because “rats want to have a good time, too.”...
09:08, 2019-07-30

Top aide defends Trump’s comments on ‘disgusting’ Baltimore district Acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney insisted that Trump’s comments were not racist, but he said he understood why some people could perceive them tha...
21:36, 2019-07-28

Donald Trump Jr., in Indonesia, Defends Family’s Global Business On a trip to promote Trump-branded resorts, the president’s son said his father “wouldn’t make decisions on a country based on a real estate deal.”...
11:12, 2019-08-13

‘All I have done, no credit!’: enraged Trump defends US-Mexico migrant deal Mexico agreed to expand program that keeps migrants seeking asylum in the US in Mexico as their claims are processed The Trump administration was for...
18:40, 2019-06-09

The Latest: Trump defends meeting, North Korea efforts SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 1:50 p.m. President Donald Trump is defending his d...
08:20, 2019-06-30

Trump defends nationalism, American sovereignty in rousing UN speech President Trump delivered a rousing defense of nationalism and American sovereignty to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday — while also trying to rall...
04:20, 2019-09-25

McConnell defends Burr amid Trump Jr. subpoena fallout Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell backed Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr on Tuesday, signaling that the embattled Republican chairman ...
22:52, 2019-05-14

Health groups appeal decision on Trump administration Obamacare alternatives Seven medical groups have appealed a decision that let the Trump administration offer less costly and less robust medical coverage as an alternative ...
20:44, 2019-07-29

Fiona Hill testifies about Trump's decision to oust ambassador to Ukraine Testimony could add to allegations of wrongdoing by TrumpTrump renews call for whistleblower to be unmasked – liveThe fourth week of the impeachment ...
23:04, 2019-10-14

President Trump goes back on 2017 decision, will now allow service academy players to go pro Trump rescinded a ruling made by President Barack Obama in 2017, but has had a change of heart...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar...
00:20, 2019-08-17

Trump delays tariff decision on European and Japanese autos for 6 months The president had previously threatened to raise import tariffs on foreign cars as a matter of national security on May 18. It was announced that the...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Trump blasts Kentucky Derby decision to disqualify Maximum Security ​President Trump on Sunday blamed “political correctness​” for ​a controversial decision ​at the Kentucky Derby that led to the disqualif...
16:00, 2019-05-05

Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision: sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar...
14:12, 2019-08-16

Conrad Black says his good relationship with Trump was secondary to pardon decision Black recently wrote a glowing book called "Donald J. Trump: A President Like No Other." Their relationship, which Black described as good but not in...
01:00, 2019-05-17

Trump’s decision to halt U.S.-Taliban talks pushes Afghanistan towards vote The Taliban, who control or hold sway over roughly half the country, have told Afghans to boycott the vote and warned that rallies and polling statio...
13:12, 2019-09-10

Trump intervention triggered EPA’s surprise biofuel waiver decision: sources A phone call from US President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation’s biofuels program, three sources familiar w...
20:20, 2019-08-16

Schumer praises Trump's decision to lift tariffs on Canada and Mexico Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer praised President Trump’s decision to lift tariffs against Mexico and Canada on aluminum and steel, but said the...
23:32, 2019-05-17

Donald Trump launches new attack on UK ambassador Sir Kim Darroch calling him a 'wacky' and 'very stupid guy' Donald Trump has renewed his attack on UK ambassador Sir Kim Darroch, describing him as "wacky" and a "very stupid guy"....
14:12, 2019-07-09

Trump says Kurds are ‘no angels’ and fighting in Syria is ‘not our problem’ President Trump on Wednesday defended his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria, saying the Kurds, who fought alongside US troops against the Isl...
18:36, 2019-10-16

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

McMaster says Trump's Syria move will sow more regional chaos “What we have in the Middle East right now is the potential for four simultaneous crises,” McMaster said....
22:12, 2019-10-10

President Trump shakes off GOP criticism of Syria pullout President Trump on Monday defended his decision to bring back US troops from Syria, saying that America had been there long enough and that the task ...
00:28, 2019-10-08

Republicans and former US officials rip into Trump for abandoning the Kurds in Syria Reuters President Donald Trump received rare criticism from Republican and media allies over his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria and abando...
20:28, 2019-10-07

Congress pressures Trump to back down on Syria 'betrayal' President Donald Trump changed the conversation from impeachment — at least for a day — with his move to abruptly withdraw U.S. forces from Syria. Bu...
00:08, 2019-10-08

Republicans Are Actually Furious Over Trump Abandoning Kurds in Syria After Trump announced the U.S. would endorse Turkey's military action in Syria, his closest Republican allies were furious....
18:56, 2019-10-07

Trump claims Europe willing to take responsibility for IS prisoners in Syria 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...
20:12, 2019-10-18

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: 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

The Guardian view on Trump and Syria: damage has been done | Editorial The ditching of Kurdish-led forces threatens to destabilise the region further. It is just the latest proof of the dangers of this president’s foreig...
21:56, 2019-10-08

Trump warns Turkish president: ‘Don’t be a tough guy’ over Syria President Trump warned his Turkish counterpart in a letter that the world would “look upon you forever as the devil” if he didn’t f...
23:12, 2019-10-16

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

Trump warns Turkish president over Syria: ‘Don’t be a fool!’ President Trump warned his Turkish counterpart in a letter that the world would “look upon you forever as the devil” if he didn’t f...
00:56, 2019-10-17

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

The endless talk about a shortage of skilled workers in Germany How big is the shortage of qualified workers in Germany really? In some industries, the line of job seekers is running low. In many others, the probl...
13:44, 2019-05-01

At $2,990, Could This 1988 BMW 325i Convertible Be The Ride For Your Endless Summer? The seller of today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 325 drop top says it has “no needs” at this time. The pictures in his ad however, tell a different sto...
14:40, 2019-08-29

Mark Hamill faces backlash after Ivanka Trump ‘Star Wars’ tweet Many social media users believe that the Luke Skywalker actor was 'attacking' Ivanka Trump's three-year-old son in a punny tweet....
22:08, 2019-10-02

Trump defends right to rescind ‘totally illegal’ Obama-era DACA program “President Obama never had the legal right to sign DACA, and he indicated so at the time of signing," the president said in a series of tweets....
16:24, 2019-09-06

Trump defends tariff threat against Mexico, calls it ‘beautiful thing’ President Trump called tariffs a “beautiful thing,” credited his use of them with forcing Mexico to reach a deal with the US on immigrati...
18:52, 2019-06-10

Bill Barr defends claim that ‘spying did occur’ on Trump campaign Attorney General William Barr dug his heels in over declaring that “spying did occur” on President Trump’s 2016 campaign — sa...
15:52, 2019-05-31

Donald Trump defends tariffs on Mexico as stock markets reel After 5% tariff announced, president tweets ‘Mexico has taken advantage of the US for decades’Donald Trump has defended his decision to impose new ta...
17:48, 2019-05-31

Trump defends attack on Nancy Pelosi and rips Russia ‘hoax’ President Trump declared Friday that he was justified attacking Nancy Pelosi because she fired first, asserted that his administration would get to t...
20:28, 2019-05-24

Trump official defends herself after arguing migrant children don’t need soap and blankets Sarah Fabian, an attorney with the U.S. Justice Department, drew widespread outrage after an edited video of her arguments in front of a federal cour...
18:20, 2019-06-26

Trump defends outdated Hurricane Dorian forecast warning for Alabama President Trump lashed out at the media for reporting his warning Sunday that Alabama could be hit by Hurricane Dorian....
04:00, 2019-09-03

Fox & Friends Idiot Defends the Language Trump and the El Paso Gunman Both Love to Use The man who traveled across Texas to kill Latinx people is racist. The man who campaigned for president by calling Mexicans drug dealers and rapists ...
16:52, 2019-08-06

Trump Defends Plan to Kill California’s Auto-Emissions Authority The administration's plan has been assailed by California officials and environmental advocates as an attack on states’ rights and on a major policy ...
20:32, 2019-09-18

McCarthy defends military stopovers at Trump's Scottish resort: 'It's just like any other hotel' House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday defended military expenditures at President Donald Trump’s properties, arguing that hotels owned by t...
19:20, 2019-09-10

Trump administration reverses decision to use 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals The poison-filled traps are used by the federal government to kill coyotes, foxes and other animals for farmers and ranchersAfter sustained public ou...
02:20, 2019-08-16

Supreme court decision to let Trump deny asylum reverses years of US policy Justices’ order reverses a lower court ruling that blocked the restrictions in some statesThe supreme court ruled on Wednesday to allow the Trump adm...
05:28, 2019-09-12

Whoopi Goldberg accuses Trump admin of trying to 'dismantle our system of law' with Sondland decision "The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg accused President Trump of trying to break down the United States' legal norms by blocking an ambassador from test...
20:36, 2019-10-08

Sen. Van Hollen torches Trump’s Syria response: ‘For God's sakes, what are they waiting for?’ Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) admonished President Donald Trump for failing to punish Turkey for its invasion of northern Syria, asserting Sunday tha...
17:32, 2019-10-13

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

British forces may be forced out of Syria after Trump announces US withdrawal Elite British troops will be left dangerously exposed without logistical support from US allies...
14:00, 2019-10-08

'Disaster in the making': Congress comes together in opposition to Trump’s Syria withdrawal Congress is uniting in opposition to President Trump’s decision for the United States to stand aside and allow Turkey to attack America’s Kurdish all...
18:32, 2019-10-08

Trump insists he is not abandoning Kurds after GOP backlash against Syria withdrawal President Trump insisted he was not abandoning Kurdish-led forces as he defended Washington’s relationship with Turkey in the face of an angry backla...
17:56, 2019-10-08

'Disaster in the making:' Congress comes together in opposition to Trump’s Syria withdrawal Congress is uniting in opposition to President Trump’s decision for the United States to stand aside and allow Turkey to attack America’s Kurdish all...
17:56, 2019-10-08

Pelosi and Schumer bolt from Syria meeting with Trump after ‘meltdown’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer stormed out of a White House sitdown on Syria with President Trump Wednesday after he called Pelosi “a th...
23:12, 2019-10-16

US briefing: Syria withdrawal, Trump impeachment and Ginger Baker Monday’s top story: US to allow Turkish offensive in northern Syria, abandoning longtime Kurdish allies. Plus, what is the point of a Nobel prize?Sub...
12:52, 2019-10-07

Trump is applauding Russia's victory in Syria after handing it to them on a platter Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US forces from northeast Syria has pushed formerly US-allied Kurdish forces...
23:40, 2019-10-14

Susan Rice slams Trump's troop withdrawal from Syria Former Obama National Security Advisor Susan Rice sounded off on President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria, calling the announcement "...
08:24, 2019-10-08

'Disaster in the making': Graham torches Trump's Syria policy The president defended the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds, tweeting that "WE WILL FIGHT WHERE IT IS TO OUR BENEFIT.”...
15:24, 2019-10-07

US briefing: Syria conflict, Trump shooting video and #MeToo at two Monday’s top story: Syrian and Turkish forces on a collision course in Kurdish territory. Plus, the nepotism and partisanship crisis in the US civil ...
12:28, 2019-10-14

Trump has delivered what Russia wants in Syria — at zero cost — and 'Putin likely can't believe his luck' Pavel Golovkin/Pool via REUTERS "Putin likely can't believe his luck" at Trump's withdrawal of US troops from the Kurdish region on the border of Syr...
13:32, 2019-10-14

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

The Guardian view on Syria and Trump: a disaster, still being made | Editorial The US president was warned about the consequences of betraying the Kurds. Now he can see them, and he still doesn’t care“Total disaster,” wrote the ...
21:28, 2019-10-13

Retiring GOP Rep. John Shimkus won't support Trump after Syria pullout Retiring Republican Rep. John Shimkus is ending his support for President Donald Trump after this week‘s withdrawal of U.S. troops from the Syria-Tur...
21:08, 2019-10-10

Trump's Venezuela struggles draw comparison to Obama's with Syria Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro’s reliance on U.S. adversaries to defy President Trump’s call for his ouster is drawing comparisons to the Syrian...
22:00, 2019-05-04

'Disaster in the making': Republicans torch Trump's Syria policy Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio and Nikki Haley denounced the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds....
17:08, 2019-10-07

'Unfortunate': McMaster criticizes Trump's Syria troop withdrawal Former national security adviser H.R. McMaster criticized President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. forces from northeastern Syria, saying the depl...
01:52, 2019-10-11

Erdogan says he won’t meet with Trump to reach Syria cease-fire Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday he will ignore the delegation sent by President Trump to try to reach a cease-fire in Syria but wi...
17:04, 2019-10-16

Trump's Syria retreat is a massive break from post-9/11 Republicanism Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump's Syria retreat marks a stark break from the interventionist philosophy that's typified GOP fore...
23:12, 2019-10-08

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

James Mattis says Trump's troop pullout has led to 'disarray' in Syria Ex-defense secretary calls resurgence of Isis ‘a given’Withdrawal will ‘have an impact’ on Kurds’ ability to fight IsisThe former defense secretary J...
23:08, 2019-10-12

McConnell condemns Trump over Syria as impeachment inquiry ramps up President faces new pressure after Senate majority leader – with key role in impeachment process – issues foreign policy rebukeAfter another tumultuo...
18:16, 2019-10-19

Conservative veterans will fan out in Washington to defend Trump Syria strategy A group of conservative veterans is preparing to visit Washington to laud President Trump’s withdrawal of troops from northern Syria and to urge Repu...
17:28, 2019-10-18

Trump envoy: ISIS ‘quite active’ in Assad-controlled Syria Islamic State terrorists are “quite active” in the Syrian territory beyond the reach of the U.S.-led coalition that dismantled the self-proclaimed ca...
06:20, 2019-05-23

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

Democrats walked out of Syria meeting after Trump had 'meltdown', Pelosi says President launches Twitter tirade after Democratic leaders exited meeting they say devolved into insultsDonald Trump’s clash with Democratic lawmaker...
03:12, 2019-10-17

US delegation seeks Syria ceasefire after Trump undercuts mission Mike Pence heads to Ankara as US president contradicts official assessment on Turkish offensiveA senior US delegation faces the mammoth task of press...
11:44, 2019-10-17

'This isn’t endless:' Pelosi denies slow-walking impeachment push House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday denied accusations from some on the party’s left that she and other top Democrats have intentionally dragged the...
18:48, 2019-07-26

Outer space is endless in Ad Astra's vivid new IMAX trailer In advance of James Gray’s anticipated Ad Astra blasting off at TIFF next week, a new trailer has been dropped teasing its eventual IMAX release. Wel...
17:08, 2019-08-21

How free and endless garlic knots became this Italian restaurant's staple C&O Trattoria is famous for its unlimited garlic knots. The Italian restaurant in Venice Beach, CA makes roughly 10,000 garlic knots per day. Visit I...
09:48, 2019-07-21

The endless bummer: 2019 was the warmest summer in modern history As the fall equinox strikes, marking the official end of summer, the Guardian’s Susie Cagle offers and illustrated guide to what the hot summer means...
17:28, 2019-09-23

Buttigieg Outlines Foreign Policy Views, Urging End to ‘Endless War’ The speech in his home state of Indiana seemed aimed at easing concerns about his age and lack of experience in world affairs....
17:36, 2019-06-13

Sex, money and idiots in power: Restoration comedy's endless appeal These late 17th-century plays – with their sea of unfamiliar words – can be daunting for actors. But this disillusioned world speaks to our own age o...
07:32, 2019-05-21

Google debuts better transcription, endless streaming, and more in Contact Center AI Google bolstered its nascent Contact Center AI service with a raft of features that vastly improve speech recognition accuracy.Read More...
17:16, 2019-07-23

Daily on Energy: Ernst lobbies Trump not to undercut ethanol boost with trade wars SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexami...
19:40, 2019-05-07

Hunt defends Trump quoting Katie Hopkins in attack on Sadiq Khan Foreign secretary says he agrees ‘150%’ with sentiment as No 10 fails to condemn presidentToday’s political developments - live updatesJeremy Hunt ha...
14:08, 2019-06-17

Conway defends Trump retweeting a baseless Epstein conspiracy theory, saying he wants 'everything to be investigated' REUTERS/Joshua Roberts White House adviser Kellyanne Conway downplayed President Donald Trump's retweeting of an unsubstantiated conspiracy theory a...
02:28, 2019-08-12

Rep. Sean Maloney defends Adam Schiff’s handling of Trump impeachment inquiry US Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney defended fellow Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff in the face of blistering attacks from President Trump over the House’...
23:16, 2019-10-06

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

Avenatti defends ‘lavish’ lifestyle amid fraud charges, says Trump ‘should be indicted’ Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti spoke out Friday against the criminal charges against him in during an interview with CNN, where he defended his ...
05:36, 2019-04-27

'Sharpiegate': meteorologists upset as weather agency defends Trump's Alabama claim National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration changes its stance on president’s description of hurricane’s pathA federal agency has reversed course...
20:20, 2019-09-07

Meghan McCain defends Chrissy Teigen from Trump's 'filthy mouth' attack Meghan McCain stood up for Chrissy Teigen after President Trump slammed the model for having a "filthy mouth."...
15:28, 2019-09-10

Trump defends Brazil’s President Bolsonaro amid Amazon fire tensions President Trump on Tuesday complimented Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, saying that he’d gotten to know him well, praising his efforts to fight th...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Terrence K. Williams Defends President Trump Retweeting Epstein Conspiracy Theory The conservative comedian and commentator said that President Trump wasn't necessarily endorsing the theory....
22:16, 2019-08-14

Trump Throws Temper Tantrum Over Supreme Court Decision, Threatens to Delay Census On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled that the Trump Administration could not currently go forward with its plan to add a citizenship question to the...
21:52, 2019-06-27

CNN host Don Lemon takes Jemele Hill inside his decision to call Trump ‘racist’ on air CNN anchor Don Lemon and former ESPN personality Jemele Hill both think President Trump is racist, so they got together to dish on the decision to ca...
16:48, 2019-05-14

'I Cannot Tell a Lie': Decision to Paint Over George Washington Mural Raises Dem Fears of a Campaign Gift to Trump Controversy is roiling Democratic circles in San Francisco over a controversial decision by the city’s school board to paint over an early-20th-centu...
15:32, 2019-07-23

‘I Cannot Tell a Lie’: Decision to Paint Over George Washington Mural Raises Dem Fears of a Campaign Gift to Trump Controversy is roiling Democratic circles in San Francisco over a controversial decision by the city’s school board to paint over an early-20th-centu...
03:20, 2019-07-23

Trump officials defend decision to send FEMA funds to ICE ahead of Hurricane Dorian (NBC News) — Trump administration officials said Sunday that transferring $155 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Dis...
00:52, 2019-09-02

Trump tells Erdogan in letter: ‘Don’t be a fool’ about Turkish offensive in Syria "I have worked hard to solve some of your problems. Don't let the world down. You can make a great deal," said Trump in the letter....
15:56, 2019-10-17

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 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

Romney takes shots at Trump over race, says he’s abandoning Kurds in Syria Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, took a series of shots at President Trump in an interview that aired Sunday, saying that some of the president’s rhet...
05:40, 2019-10-21

2020 Democrats slam Trump on Syria and Kurds but struggle to come up with alternative All 12 candidates onstage at Tuesday night's Democratic debate agreed that President Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria was...
15:00, 2019-10-16

'Disaster in the making': Fellow Republicans torch Trump's Syria policy Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio and Nikki Haley denounced the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds....
16:04, 2019-10-07

Senate Republicans reject effort to condemn Trump's Syria withdrawal Senate Republicans on Thursday rejected an effort to condemn the Trump administration's decision to pull troops out of Syria, despite the House's ove...
20:32, 2019-10-17

Opinion: Donald Trump's tricky Syria 'gift' to Vladimir Putin Critics have slammed the withdrawal of US troops from Syria as a "gift to Russia." But a closer look Moscow's allies in the region shows that "gift" ...
21:36, 2019-10-15

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

In just one week, Trump's Syria retreat has caused the nightmare scenario everyone warned him about Reuters President Donald Trump was warned that if he withdrew US troops from northern Syria it could have catastrophic consequences. Less than a week...
23:52, 2019-10-15

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

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

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 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

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

Trump and Syria: the worst week for US foreign policy since the Iraq invasion? A close ally is abandoned, and Isis is regrouping. The speed of the unravelling is breathtakingIn the week since Donald Trump’s fateful phone convers...
18:16, 2019-10-14

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

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 and Susan Rice trade barbs over Syria and 'totally gross' hug President Trump clashed with former national security adviser Susan Rice on Twitter late Friday....
07:36, 2019-10-19

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

Pelosi: Trump had 'meltdown' during White House meeting on Syria – live Speaker and Chuck Schumer say Trump ‘insulting’ and disrespectful after House voted overwhelmingly to condemn troop withdrawalSign up to the US brief...
22:52, 2019-10-16

US briefing: Syria chaos, Trump tax returns and Florida voting rights Tuesday’s top story: Republicans lead criticism of president’s Syria withdrawal plan. Plus, Zion Williamson dunks for the Pelicans in preseason debut...
12:56, 2019-10-08

Schumer wants Senate vote to reject Trump’s Syria troop withdrawal Sen. Charles Schumer said Sunday he’ll demand a vote this week to oppose President Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria. Schumer said the president’s ...
21:20, 2019-10-13

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

House passes resolution to condemn Trump’s Syria troop pullout WASHINGTON – The House overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan resolution Wednesday rebuking President Trump for his pullout of troops in Syria that paved...
00:20, 2019-10-17

Trump tweets photos of Pelosi’s ‘unhinged meltdown’ at Syria meeting President Trump on Wednesday claimed in a series of tweets that it was House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, not him, who suffered a “meltdown!” at an earlier ...
03:08, 2019-10-17

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

My parents’ endless rows have left me angry and depressed | Mariella Frostrup You are still carrying the scars from your upbringing, says Mariella Frostrup. Now your focus should be on yourself and how not to repeat the behavio...
07:56, 2019-07-21

Super Mario Maker 2’s Endless Challenge lets you skip levels Super Mario Maker 2's Endless Challenge mode is a great way to experience a lot of player-created levels, but it's not going to turn into an esport.R...
22:28, 2019-06-25

Telling Lies review – endless possibilities in brilliant detective story PC; Mac; iOSWhile untangling a web of lies players are tantalisingly close to the characters in this believable world created by Sam BarlowSuspense, ...
13:36, 2019-08-22

We just got the latest sign the US is losing manufacturing jobs — the opposite of what Trump's trade wars were supposed to accomplish REUTERS/Carlos Barria The US unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in half a century in September as the economy created jobs for a record 108th...
18:48, 2019-10-04

Maher defends Trump's merit-based immigration plan: sounds 'normal Republican' "Real Time" host Bill Maher gave President Trump some credit for sounding like a "normal Republican" in backing a merit-based immigration system....
07:48, 2019-06-01

Trump defends China tariffs and claims 'great patriot farmers' will reap benefits Trump promises new deal with China can be reached soonChinese retaliation prompted huge stock market sell-offDonald Trump continued to defend his tra...
21:32, 2019-05-14

Trump defends Columbus Day, praises Mother Cabrini during event celebrating Italian heritage President Donald Trump defended the Christopher Columbus federal holiday and gave a shout-out to Mother Frances Cabrini during a reception celebratin...
07:20, 2019-10-17

Coast Guard rear admiral defends Trump from storm of backlash after Alabama forecast A rear admiral in the Coast Guard who briefed President Trump on Hurricane Dorian is defending the commander in chief amid backlash for his claims th...
02:28, 2019-09-06

'It is not a witch-hunt': Mueller defends Trump-Russia inquiry findings – video highlights The former US special counsel Robert Mueller insisted on Wednesday that Donald Trump was not exonerated by his report into Russian interference in th...
00:12, 2019-07-25

Twitter defends policy on tweets from world leaders amid calls to suspend Trump Twitter indicated Tuesday elected officials have broad power to make statements on the platform without consequence, even if their tweets appear to r...
17:44, 2019-10-16

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

Kremlin rejects Trump’s criticism on Syria, says military action in Idlib is justified The assault has raised fears of a humanitarian crisis as Syrians displaced by the fighting seek shelter at the Turkish border....
11:20, 2019-06-04

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

'POTUS went rogue': Trump's Syria move blindsides national security leaders The White House announcement bucked views by top officials that Turkey's threat of an incursion against the Kurds was a bluff....
20:04, 2019-10-07

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

Rand Paul compares Trump Syria withdrawal to Reagan’s Beirut pullout Anti-war Sen. Rand Paul Tuesday stepped up his support for President Trump’s decision to withdraw 50-100 military officials from Syrian hot spots and...
21:32, 2019-10-08

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

Meghan McCain: Trump, Rand Paul have 'blood on their hands' in Syria fallout "The View" co-host Meghan McCain blasted President Trump for his decision to pull troops out of Syria which prompted Turkey's airstrike against the K...
19:00, 2019-10-10

Meghan McCain: Rand Paul and Trump have blood on their hands over Syria withdrawal ABC's The View host Meghan McCain went off on Sen. Rand Paul and President Trump over their support of pulling troops from northern Syria....
19:12, 2019-10-10

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

Trump’s Ukraine call could get him impeached – but his Syria betrayal is worse | Jonathan Freedland The US president’s transactional approach to the world around him poses a grave threatDonald Trump is set to face impeachment for a phone call that c...
19:04, 2019-10-11

Pelosi said Trump had a 'meltdown' after the House overwhelmingly voted to condemn his Syria retreat Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump had a "meltdown" during a meeting with Democratic leaders on Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told...
22:52, 2019-10-16

Mitt Romney rips Trump over Syria pullout, questions cease-fire “The announcement today is being portrayed as a victory. It is far from a victory. Serious questions remain about how the decision was reached precip...
23:16, 2019-10-17

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

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

ISIS has been waiting for this very moment as Trump-fueled chaos in Syria helps it regroup Chris McGrath/Getty Images Thousands of ISIS prisoners being guarded in Syria are under guard by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which the US jus...
23:24, 2019-10-14

'Gravely concerned': Mitch McConnell slams Trump's Syria troop withdrawal Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell delivered a rare rebuke of President Trump for his decision to take U.S. forces out of northern Syria....
00:20, 2019-10-15

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Trump's Syria withdrawal is 'a nightmare and completely predictable' The French philosopher condemns Trump for withdrawing troops: ‘I don’t know which of his justifications is more stupid’As Congress joined the widespr...
08:28, 2019-10-18

Mattis: Trump's troop pullout will lead to 'disarray' in Syria and Isis resurgence Ex-defense secretary calls resurgence of Isis ‘a given’Kurds say 785 Isis affiliates escape camp after Turkish shellingThe former defense secretary J...
14:20, 2019-10-13

Dems Say Trump Has a ‘Meltdown’ After House Rebuke of His Syria Policy; Pelosi Says He Needs Prayer Maybe it was seeing House Republicans give him the thumbs-down on his pullout game in Syria that pushed him over the edge, but Donald Trump reportedl...
04:04, 2019-10-17

Sisyphus on the beach: Dorian underlines coastal cities' endless rebuilding task Just months after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completed a $16 million project to restore sandy beaches in Jacksonville, Florida, Hurricane Doria...
23:28, 2019-09-03

France: Deal with 'endless soap opera' of EU accession process before seeking new members EU ministers are meeting Tuesday to discuss whether Albania and North Macedonia can begin talks to join the bloc. But France says it will veto the mo...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Kanye West defends support for Trump, says political decisions based on race is 'mental slavery' Kanye West defended his support for President Trump during his Sunday Service event on Saturday in Utah, arguing that it’s “mental slavery” to make p...
10:52, 2019-10-07

'Buffy' actress Kristy Swanson defends Trump, accuses Squad-backing liberals of hypocrisy Kristy Swanson accused President Trump's critics of hypocrisy Thursday after they accused him of racism following last weekend's "go back" tweet....
11:28, 2019-07-19

Mitt Romney operates a secret Twitter account where he defends himself against critics and slams Trump's policies AP Mitt Romney admitted that he operates a secret Twitter account where he slams President Donald Trump's policies and defends himself against critic...
07:00, 2019-10-21

Facebook's decision to promote Trump's lies shows how it's programmed to protect the powerful | Julia Carrie Wong At a time when companies are forced to pick sides, Zuckerberg’s refusal is a choice in itselfIt can be hard to remember from this side of a successfu...
19:20, 2019-10-11

House Oversight Committee Launches Investigation Into Trump Decision to Bring Back Federal Death Penalty On Wednesday afternoon, the House Oversight and Reform committee launched an investigation into the Department of Justice’s recent decision to resume...
21:44, 2019-08-14

Trump reportedly called Jim Mattis the 'world's most overrated general' in a chaotic meeting on Syria AP President Donald Trump belittled his former defense secretary, Jim Mattis, by characterizing him as the "world's most overrated general," accordin...
01:16, 2019-10-17

Mitch McConnell criticizes Trump's Syria withdrawal in rare show of defiance – live US senate majority leader joins wave of Republicans and Democrats criticizing Trump’s decision to withdraw US troops from SyriaSign up for the US bri...
21:16, 2019-10-07

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day ...
14:36, 2019-10-14

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

US special-operations secrets could fall into the hands of Russia and Syria after Trump's sudden pullout DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP/Getty Images The sudden withdrawal of US special operations forces from northern Syria could end up giving Russia and Syria an in...
18:16, 2019-10-17

Expect more policy lurches like on Syria's Kurds unless Trump is called to account | Michael H Fuchs Acting on impulse, the president took a complicated issue and made it dramatically worse – making the US again look incompetent and unreliableDonald ...
13:04, 2019-10-09

'Star Wars' actor Mark Hamill slams Ivanka Trump as a 'fraud' after she posted a picture of her son in a stormtrooper costume Frazer Harrison/Getty Images and Samir Hussein/WireImage "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill slammed Ivanka Trump after she posted a photo of her son in a ...
18:04, 2019-09-30

Italy's Friuli-Venezia Giulia region offers foodies endless possibilities Check out this under-the-radar region of Italy bordering Austria and Slovenia, where the wine, food and scenery are all top-notch.    ...
18:28, 2019-07-24

Inside James Charles' Trailblazing Rise to YouTube Superstardom and the Endless Controversies That Just May Be His Downfall It's been a rough few days for James Charles. One of the biggest names in the YouTube beauty industry--which, yes, is a big deal; ask any Gen Z-er i...
12:12, 2019-05-14

The Wire's David Simon defends Balitmore against "empty-suit, race-hating fraud" Donald Trump Let’s be honest, David Simon is an exhausting follow. The Baltimore reporter-turned-creator of The Wire, Treme, The Deuce, and the upcoming The Plot ...
17:52, 2019-07-29

The Wire's David Simon defends Baltimore against "empty-suit, race-hating fraud" Donald Trump Let’s be honest, David Simon is an exhausting follow. The Baltimore reporter-turned-creator of The Wire, Treme, The Deuce, and the upcoming The Plot ...
18:52, 2019-07-29

Robert Davi defends Jon Voight’s Trump support after Albert Brooks compares him to John Wilkes Booth Actor Robert Davi defended Jon Voight and called for civility from the left wing of Hollywood on Monday after comic legend Albert Brooks mocked Voigh...
20:12, 2019-05-28

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's abrupt withdrawal from Syria may allow ISIS to come back with a vengeance — using the group's time-tested strategy US President Donald Trump once called former President Barack Obama the "founder" of ISIS. But Trump is making the same mistake Obama did after the I...
01:32, 2019-10-11

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 said his chaotic withdrawal from Syria has 'secured' the country's oil. It hasn't, and now the US is scrambling to protect a key oil-producing area. President Donald Trump's claims that he has "secured the oil" in Syria as it withdraws troops from the country are incorrect, and US forces are scram...
15:44, 2019-10-21

'I haven’t been able to sleep at night': Captain who served in Syria calls Trump withdrawal 'immoral' and 'un-American' A captain in the National Guard who served alongside Kurdish forces in Syria said that President Trump’s decision to pull troops from the country was...
17:52, 2019-10-19

Daily on Defense: Under fire from all sides, Trump remains supremely confident his Syria withdrawal is right for America LET THEM FIGHT: The more President Trump faces criticism from his own party, including condemnation from his usual stalwart supporters in Congress, t...
13:04, 2019-10-15

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 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

Daily on Defense: Democratic presidential debate long on criticism of Trump’s Syria policy, short on what to do next UNITED YET DIVIDED: At last night’s Democratic presidential debate all 12 candidates on stage agreed that President Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S....
14:04, 2019-10-16

Trump's 'meltdown' meeting with Nancy Pelosi reportedly went off the rails when she called him out for helping Putin in Syria White House Photo/Twitter/Donald Trump A meeting between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi went off the rails after Pelosi accuse...
16:00, 2019-10-17

Trump's 'meltdown' meeting with Nancy Pelosi reportedly went off the rails when she called out him out for helping Putin in Syria White House Photo/Twitter/Donald Trump A meeting between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi went off the rails after Pelosi accuse...
15:36, 2019-10-17

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

'Grey's Anatomy' star Isaiah Washington opens up about decision to leave the Democratic party after Trump White House visit On Fox Nation's latest episode of "Nuff Said," "Grey's Anatomy" star Isaiah Washington opened up about his decision to leave the Democratic Party, an...
00:08, 2019-09-05

'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...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Turkish leader rejects Trump's calls to declare ceasefire and halt military offensive in Syria Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected a call from Donald Trump to declare a ceasefire and halt Turkey's military offensive in Syria....
02:44, 2019-10-16

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