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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...

Trump reportedly offered to sell F-35 jets to Turkey in exchange for not attacking Kurdish forces in Syria

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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 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

Turkish, 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...
16:56, 2019-10-19

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

'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

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

Syria: Kurdish forces pull out of besieged town The evacuation of Syrian Democratic Forces from Ras al-Ayn still leaves the longer-term fate of a US-brokered deal with Turkey in question....
00:40, 2019-10-21

Ceasefire reached between Turkish and Kurdish forces after US delegation meets in Turkey Vice President Mike Pence said that a cease-fire has been reached between Turkey and Kurdish forces in Syria....
23:28, 2019-10-17

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

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces bomb Syria for third day Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
17:32, 2019-10-11

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

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

Cease-fire reached between Turkish and Kurdish forces after US delegation meets in Turkey Vice President Mike Pence said that a cease-fire has been reached between Turkey and Kurdish forces in Syria....
20:24, 2019-10-17

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces continue to bomb Syria Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
15:44, 2019-10-11

Kurdish forces in Syria will no longer prioritise guarding Isis prisons Development raises likelihood of breakouts from understaffed, volatile jailsThe fate of thousands of Isis suspects held in Syrian camps is increasing...
19:36, 2019-10-12

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

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

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

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

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

Putin and Erdogan agreed a 'historic' to consolidate power in Syria and humble Kurdish forces. Here are the winners and losers. Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images Russia and Turkey on Tuesday reached an agreement that would expand their control in Syria and minimize Kurdish territor...
10:01, 2019-10-23

Putin and Erdogan agreed a 'historic' deal to consolidate power in Syria and humble Kurdish forces. Here are the winners and losers. Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images Russia and Turkey on Tuesday reached an agreement that would expand their control in Syria and minimize Kurdish territor...
12:08, 2019-10-23

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

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

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

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

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

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, 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

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

Turkey may have used chemical weapons on the Kurdish civilians Trump left vulnerable Associated Press The United Nations is investigating the possible use of chemical weapons by Turkish and Turkish-backed forces in northeastern Syria,...
17:40, 2019-10-18

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

Trump compared Turkey attacking the Kurds to 'two kids in a lot': 'You have to let them fight, and then you pull them apart' President Donald Trump held a rally in Dallas, Texas, the first since the House of Representatives voted in favor of a resolution condemning his deci...
08:44, 2019-10-18

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

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

NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre offered to help Trump fight off impeachment in exchange for him stopping 'the games' on gun reform Associated Press President Donald Trump met with National Rifle Association chief Wayne LaPierre on Friday, and discussed how NRA could help Trump f...
00:28, 2019-09-28

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

NRA chief Wayne LaPierre reportedly offered to help Trump fight off impeachment and asked him to stop 'the games' on gun reform Associated Press President Donald Trump met with National Rifle Association chief Wayne LaPierre on Friday and discussed how the NRA could help Trum...
01:48, 2019-09-28

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

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: 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 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 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 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's Decision to Abandon the Kurds in Syria to Turkish Forces, Explained What happened between Donald Trump and Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the lead-up to Turkey's airstrikes in Syria, and how it might affect the Kurds....
00:52, 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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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 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

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 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 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 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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

Turkey removes pro-Kurdish mayors from office Three members of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) have been relieved of their positions in three eastern provinces. It's the latest cr...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Syrian troops enter Kurdish fight against Turkish forces Deal to support Kurds in exchange for key cities set to open new front in civil warSyrian troops have begun sweeping into Kurdish-held territory on a...
10:52, 2019-10-14

Turkish forces advance on Kurdish city of Kobanî after assuring US they would not Turkish forces are reportedly advancing on Kobanî after President Trump said he got assurances from Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan that the Kurd...
17:40, 2019-10-16

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

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

Turkish troops, Kurdish forces battle for key town along Syrian border The United States also called on Turkey to stop the offensive and declare a cease-fire, while European Union countries moved to broaden an arms sale ...
12:40, 2019-10-15

Syrian army to deploy along Turkish border in deal with Kurdish-led forces BEIRUT/AMMAN — The Syrian army will deploy along the length of the border with Turkey in an agreement with the Kurdish-led administration in no...
23:28, 2019-10-13

Kurdish boy treated for white phosphorus burns allegedly used by Turkish forces A Kurdish child screamed to his dad to “stop the burning” at a hospital as the 13-year-old boy writhed in pain after his skin was melted by white pho...
19:08, 2019-10-18

Kurdish political leader among nine civilians ‘executed’ by Turkish-backed forces A Kurdish political leader was among nine civilians “executed” by Turkish-backed fighters in Syria on Saturday, a Syrian human rights group said. Hev...
06:40, 2019-10-14

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish forces despite cease-fire Sunday’s ministry statement said that Syrian Kurdish fighters have violated the three-day-old cease-fire some 20 times....
13:32, 2019-10-20

Syrian Kurdish forces say al-Baghdadi aide killed in joint operation with U.S. The commander, Mazloum Abdi, says that Abu Hassan al-Muhajir was killed late on Sunday near Jarablus, a town in northwestern Syria....
14:20, 2019-10-28

Turkey, Russia broker deal on further withdrawal of Kurdish YPG They also agreed that Turkish and Russian troops will carry out joint patrols. They said that they would give Kurdish fighters 150 more hours to with...
20:40, 2019-10-22

Prisoners end hunger strike for Kurdish leader in Turkey ISTANBUL (AP) — A Kurdish politician has announced the end of a hunger strike by prisoners demanding improved conditions for Abdullah Ocalan, the imp...
13:28, 2019-05-26

The Latest: Kurdish official says Turkey targeting civilians A Turkish army officer prepares to upload a tank from a truck to its new position on the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria, in Sanl...
16:48, 2019-10-09

Turkey says Kurdish fighters still remain near Syrian border SURUC, Turkey — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Russia and the U.S. to keep to their promises to ensure that Syrian Kurdish figh...
13:56, 2019-11-05

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

Russian-backed Syrian forces storm Kurdish territory to counter Turks Russian-backed Syrian fighters wasted no time capitalizing on the US withdrawal from Syria Monday, deploying troops deep inside Kurdish territory sou...
20:52, 2019-10-14

Turkey allows lawyers to visit jailed Kurdish rebel leader ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s justice minister says imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan will be allowed regular visits by his lawy...
15:56, 2019-05-16

Turkey: Court orders pro-Kurdish leader Demirtas released However, Selahattin Demirtas will likely remain in jail after being convicted of spreading "terrorist propaganda." He has been in pre-trial detention...
19:48, 2019-09-02

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'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

Lions Gate offered to sell Starz to CBS for $5.5 billion: sources Lions Gates Entertainment offered to sell cable channel Starz to CBS Corp for $5.5 billion after rebuffing a lower offer, two sources familiar with t...
23:28, 2019-05-17

US warned Turkey only last week that attacking Kurds helps ISIS President Trump’s decision allowing Turkey to attack America's Kurdish allies in Syria reverses warnings issued last week by the administration....
20:48, 2019-10-07

Syria: Turkish-Kurdish clashes cause mass displacement Turkey's offensive aimed at driving Kurds it calls "terrorists" from northeastern Syria has entered its fifth day. The assault has raised fears that ...
12:52, 2019-10-13

Right-hand man to al-Baghdadi killed in Syria: Kurdish leader The right-hand man to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a joint operation between US and Kurdish fighters in Syria hours after the Islamic State ter...
15:48, 2019-10-28

Pence, Erdogan, Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a five-day ceasefire in th...
00:12, 2019-10-18

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

Pence, Erdogan and Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a ceasefire in the militar...
22:32, 2019-10-17

Anti-Kurdish protests in east Syria could endanger US plans BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces defeated the Islamic State group in Syria in March, but the Kurdish-led force is now facing pr...
08:24, 2019-05-09

Ceasefire on edge as Turkish, Kurdish fighters clash in Syria Turkish and Kurdish forces have exchanged blame for scattered fighting in northern Syria amid a fragile ceasefire. Turkish President Erdogan said Tur...
23:16, 2019-10-19

Syria's Assad: Kurdish areas must return to state authority Syrian President Bashar Assad says his government's ultimate goal is to restore state authority over Kurdish controlled areas in northeastern Syria. ...
02:16, 2019-11-01

Spies stole ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's underwear to help confirm his location before the US raid, Kurdish forces say Associated Press The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) were vital to the US mission to kill ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Saturday. Th...
12:08, 2019-10-29

Kurdish fighters leave Syrian border town, giving Turkey control Evacuation part of US-brokered ceasefire, as Nancy Pelosi leads congressional visit to regionKurdish officials say their fighters have evacuated Ras ...
19:08, 2019-10-20

Turkey's military says it captured a key Syrian border town after an offensive against Kurdish fighters Associated Press/Lefteris Pitarakis Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town Saturday after an offensive against Kurdish fighters....
04:16, 2019-10-13

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

Cease-fire on edge as Turkish, Kurdish fighters clash in Syria Turkish and Kurdish forces have exchanged blame for scattered fighting in northern Syria amid a fragile cease-fire. Turkish President Erdogan said Tu...
10:32, 2019-10-20

100K flee as Turks hit Kurdish zones in Syria; White House threatens sanctions Turkey ramped up its air and artillery strikes against the Kurds in northeast Syria Friday — forcing 100,000 people to flee the battle, as the White ...
04:32, 2019-10-12

Israeli and Palestinian forces exchange fire in West Bank JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli and Palestinian forces have engaged in a rare shootout in the West Bank. Palestinian officials say one officer was lightly w...
13:04, 2019-06-11

Renting in London: co-living is the capital's new rental trend with yoga classes, book groups and mentoring offered in exchange for less private space Young Londoners fed up with living solo are renting stylish homes with a shared gym, workspace and ready-made social scene....
09:16, 2019-10-23

Apple decision forces Intel to sell its 5G smartphone modem business Intel has just confirmed plans to exit the smartphone business, as well as an auction of its 5G modem division. The announcement follows Apple's deci...
13:36, 2019-06-26

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

Nigel Farage claims Tories twice offered him peerage 'in exchange for Brexit Party only fighting a few seats' Nigel Farage has claimed he was offered a peerage twice earlier this year, with the Brexit Party leader claiming it is one of a number of "baubles" p...
09:16, 2019-11-03

Turkey calls for end to Syrian forces offensive on Idlib ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian government of trying to expand its field of control in Idlib...
19:20, 2019-05-10

Turkey wants Syrian forces out of border areas: aide 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...
01:08, 2019-10-20

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

UN says war crimes may have been committed by US, Russian forces in Syria GENEVA – Airstrikes by US-led coalition forces in Syria have killed or wounded many civilians, indicating that required precautions were ignore...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Israeli forces strike several targets in Syria At least three soldiers were killed in the Israeli airstrikes which came in response to rockets launched from Syria. Tensions have risen over Iran's ...
13:16, 2019-06-02

Boeing to sell 200 of its 737 MAX jets in first deal since grounding Analysts had predicted that Boeing might try to announce some MAX orders at the air show to demonstrate that the plane still has support....
21:28, 2019-06-18

Patriots reportedly offered first-round pick for Antonio Brown trade, AB hired consultants to 'accelerate' release New England has always wanted Brown but couldn't get him from the Steelers, until he was released by the Raiders...
18:48, 2019-09-08

US Special Forces in Syria shelled by Turkish troops The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation the country insists was a mistake....
05:00, 2019-10-12

Israeli forces strike Syria air base — report Israel has fired missiles onto a Syrian air base, killing a soldier and wounding two others, said Syria's state media. If confirmed, it would be the ...
02:00, 2019-06-03

Syria insurgents recapture village from government forces BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and rebels say opposition fighters have recaptured a village on the edge of their stronghold in northwestern Syria. Na...
13:32, 2019-05-22

US special forces get caught up in Turkish shelling in Syria A group of US Special Forces troops were caught close to the action in Syria when Turkey shelled Kurdish positions in area, a report said Friday. A s...
00:00, 2019-10-12

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

Jets’ GM job isn’t the easy sell Christopher Johnson portrays The Jets are ramping up their search for a new general manager and should begin interviewing candidates soon. There is no rush since they are the onl...
22:28, 2019-05-17

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

Observers: Syria rebels repel government forces in northwest BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian armed opposition and a war monitoring group say insurgents have launched an offensive against government forces on the edge of t...
18:08, 2019-06-06

Congress study group on Syria opposes further withdrawal of US forces A panel establish by Congress warned lawmakers this month against the U.S. withdrawing any more troops from Syria....
22:24, 2019-05-10

US scrambles F-15s and Apache choppers as Turkish forces threaten them in Syria Turkish-backed militia fighters came “very close” to a base used by the US forces and the Kurds...
13:16, 2019-10-16

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

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

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

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

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

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

Soldier killed as Syria, Israel exchange fire amid heightened regional tension Israel, in a rare statement acknowledging firing into Syria, said it was responding to an anti-aircraft fire from Syria against one of its combat pla...
23:00, 2019-05-27

‘Republican’ group attacking Trump, McConnell funded by liberal Trump critic The ads against President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over election “security” issues have been called “stunning” because they’r...
02:16, 2019-08-02

Buy Low-Tops, Sell High-Tops: A Sneaker Exchange Is Worth $1 Billion StockX is one of several online marketplaces that have turned resales of shoes into a big — and highly valued — business....
11:28, 2019-06-26

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

4 Syrian troops killed after clash Turkish forces in northeast Syria: reports Intense clashes broke out Saturday between Syrian government troops and Turkish-led forces in northeast Syria, the country's state media and an oppos...
20:44, 2019-11-09

Syrian government troops, Turkish forces clash in northeast Syria: reports Intense clashes broke out Saturday between Syrian government troops and Turkish-led forces in northeast Syria, the country's state media and an oppos...
16:12, 2019-11-09

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

US risks China's anger after sealing $8bn deal to sell Taiwan 66 fighter jets Trump administration approves $8bn sale but Beijing says Washington will ‘bear the consequences’The Trump administration has approved the sale of 66 ...
07:20, 2019-08-21

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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, 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

Israeli and Palestinian forces reportedly reach truce after days of fighting Israeli and Palestinian forces have reportedly reached a truce in the Gaza Strip after days of fighting. The suspension of hostilities was mediated b...
16:00, 2019-05-06

Iran reportedly told proxy forces to target Americans in region President Trump boosted the US’ military presence in the Middle East after learning that Iran told some of its proxy forces that they can targe...
18:04, 2019-05-09

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

Drugmaker Purdue Pharma reportedly offered $10 billion to $12 billion to settle opioid claims Reuters Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, are offering to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits for $10 billion to $12 billion, NBC News r...
23:52, 2019-08-27

Turkey captured ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's sister, who was living in a trailer 50 miles from where he was killed by US special forces Turkish Security Officials/Handout via Reuters US Special Forces killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Barisha, northwestern Syria, ten days ago...
12:48, 2019-11-05

Walmart is reportedly looking to sell its exclusive personal-shopping service that's said to be losing $15,000 per member each year (WMT) Walmart Walmart is looking to sell its members-only personal-shopping service Jetblack, after reportedly losing $15,000 per member annually, accordin...
22:36, 2019-10-04

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

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 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

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

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

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, 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

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 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

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 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

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, 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

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

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 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

Venezuela standoff leads to mini arms race as US and Russia sell proxies fighter jets Colombia is considering buying new F-16 fighter jets from the United States in response to Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro’s partnership with Rus...
00:00, 2019-07-26

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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, 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

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

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

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

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

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

Daily on Defense: HASC chairman lays down his mark, Republicans cry foul, US-Turkey alliance unwinds over F-35, United Technology and Raytheon join forces OFF THE MARK: House Armed Services Chairman Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., is drawing clear battle lines with President Trump’s proposed defense budget an...
14:08, 2019-06-10

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

Turkish artillery barrages reportedly came dangerously close to US troops in Syria Khalil Ashawi/Reuters Turkish artillery fire nearly hit a small group US troops stationed near the Kurdish-held city of Kobane on Friday afternoon, a...
23:40, 2019-10-11

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

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

Another former Jets player reportedly files injury grievance against team The Jets have now had two former players file an injury grievance against them this season...
19:40, 2019-11-08

Steelers were reportedly interested in trading for Jets' Le'Veon Bell The Steelers were interested in trading for Bell following James Conner's injury in Monday night's win...
18:48, 2019-11-03

Another former Jets players reportedly files injury grievance against team The Jets have now had two former players file an injury grievance against them this season...
18:36, 2019-11-08

Democrats blast Trump over tweets attacking Cummings President Trump’s two days of tweets ripping Rep. Elijah Cummings and his district as a “rat and rodent infested mess” brought swif...
19:24, 2019-07-28

NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah reportedly under serious consideration for Jets front-office job Jeremiah, who replaced Mike Mayock at NFL Network, previously had other opportunities to return to the league...
21:08, 2019-05-15

Browns' David Njoku reportedly broke his wrist vs. Jets, could be out for more than a month The third-year tight end was already in concussion protocol after leaving Monday night's Browns win...
03:08, 2019-09-19

Trump's withdrawal from Kurdish region has opened the door to a new wave of war crimes Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated Press Video of attacks on civilians, apparently by Turkish-backed Syrian forces, including a Kurdish politician, have...
20:32, 2019-10-16

Trump 'hereby orders' US companies to leave China after attacking Fed chair President calls for US boycott after Jerome Powell warned central bank faces ‘new challenge’ ‘with Trump’s seesaw trade policiesDonald Trump ordered ...
18:08, 2019-08-23

Trump Spends His Day at a Golf Club Attacking Mitt Romney It must be something to be the president of the United States and have taxpayers bankrolling you while you hang out at your own golf club and tweet a...
23:04, 2019-10-05

Trump jumps shark with retweets attacking Fox News host President retweeted more than 20 tweets about the exchange between host Ed Henry and radio host Mark LevinDonald Trump may be the great white hope of...
18:52, 2019-09-29

ANALYSIS: Trump tries to juice the economy by attacking the Fed Chair he appointed The President of the United States has just branded the Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell, as an “enemy,”...
20:48, 2019-08-23

Jets reportedly asked about two Cowboys All-Pro linemen in Jamal Adams trade talks The Jets asked for Cowboys All-Pro Zack Martin or Tyron Smith when attempting to trade Adams...
16:28, 2019-11-03

Jets starter Avery Williamson reportedly will miss the 2019 season after tearing his ACL Williamson sustained the injury during New York's second preseason game against the Falcons...
23:24, 2019-08-16

$50,000 reward offered to out Trump whistleblower Two Trump supporters are offering a $50,000 reward for information about the national security whistleblower at the center of the Ukraine phone affai...
21:48, 2019-09-26

$50K reward offered to out Trump whistleblower Two Trump supporters are offering a $50,000 reward for information about the national security whistleblower at the center of the Ukraine phone affai...
22:04, 2019-09-26

Turkish president Erdogan demands Trump ‘hand over’ Kurdish militia leader Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan demanded President Trump “hand over” the leader of a Kurdish militia who has been invited to testi...
18:52, 2019-10-25

'Totally unprofessional and uncalled for': General blasts Mattis for attacking Trump A retired general has branded Jim Mattis's attack on President Trump as "totally unprofessional."...
21:44, 2019-10-18

Here's the real reason Trump is attacking 'the squad': he's scared | Joshua Leifer The four congresswomen who came under attack by Trump are popular – as are their policies. That’s why he is terrified of themDonald Trump is scared. ...
08:48, 2019-07-17

Disturbingly Violent Video Attacking Media Gets Play at a Pro-Trump Conference A violent doctored pro-Trump video using Kingsman was screened at a conference hosted at one of the president's hotels....
17:36, 2019-10-14

Trump’s tweets attacking Democratic congresswomen don’t violate policy, Twitter says In an email to Global News Monday evening, a spokesperson for Twitter said Trump's tweets do not violate the policy, but did not offer further commen...
03:16, 2019-07-16

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

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

The Trump Organization is looking to sell the Trump Hotel in Washington for $500 million Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images The Trump Organization is "exploring" selling the Trump International Hotel in Washington, Eric T...
19:48, 2019-10-25

Trump returns to attacking the Squad while praising Boris Johnson during address – live President specifically targeted congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of Michigan: ‘She’s vicious, she’s like a crazed lunatic’Sign up for the US briefing and ...
19:56, 2019-07-23

Twitter took down Trump's Nickelback meme post attacking Joe Biden because of a copyright complaint Twitter/Donald Trump Twitter removed a video shared by President Donald Trump that edited a clip of Nickelback's "Photograph" to attack former Vice P...
12:16, 2019-10-03

ESPN host Dan Le Batard skips show after attacking Trump's racist comments ESPN has introduced policy of not discussing politics on airLe Batard said president was ‘un-American’ after commentsESPN’s Dan Le Batard did not hos...
18:32, 2019-07-22

Trump follows up social media summit by attacking Paul Ryan on Twitter – live President called Ryan a ‘lame duck failure’ after the former House speaker said the nation had grown ‘numb’ to Trump in the book American CarnageSign...
15:16, 2019-07-12

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

Le'Veon Bell knee injury is reportedly 'good,' no correlation to Jets running back signing The Jets signed Josh Adams to block another team from signing him, not because of Bell's injury...
18:40, 2019-11-05

MSNBC panel rips Trump for attacking Bette Midler: He hates 'strong women' A panel on MSNBC slammed President Trump for his late-night Twitter attack against Bette Midler, calling the tweet "an embarrassment" amid his trip t...
02:36, 2019-06-06

Trump: Kim Jong Un offered 'a small apology' for missile testing President Trump said North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has apologized to the U.S. for recent missile testing, which many interpreted as acts of aggre...
17:04, 2019-08-10

Lawyer for Ukraine whistleblower threatens to sue Trump if he keeps attacking them, but the president's associates have already been spreading their alleged identity for days Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump has repeatedly attacked the whistleblower who reported his call with the Ukrainian president, accu...
12:36, 2019-11-08

Trump called Putin and offered to help with Siberian wildfires — only to get shot down: Kremlin President Trump called Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Wednesday and offered to help tackle wildfires that have been raging through Russia’s S...
05:52, 2019-08-01

Trump: if foreign power offered dirt on 2020 opponent, 'I'd want to hear it' President claims he would have no obligation to call the FBI, contradicting bureau director he appointedDonald Trump said on Wednesday that if a fore...
10:24, 2019-06-13

Rod Rosenstein offered to wear wire to record Trump, new book claims Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appeared disheveled and spooked while volunteering to wear a wire to record President Trump in a May 2017 meet...
05:24, 2019-10-09

Trump called Putin and offered to help with Siberian wildfires — only to get shot down: Kremlin President Trump called Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Wednesday and offered to help tackle wildfires that have been raging through Russia’s S...
02:20, 2019-08-01

Trump: Kim offered ‘a small apology’, start negotiations again after missile launch He said Kim offered him ``a small apology'' for the recent tests and assured him ``that this testing would stop when the exercises end.''...
18:16, 2019-08-10

Trump says he’d listen if foreign adversaries offered damaging information on 2020 rivals “I think you might want to listen, there isn’t anything wrong with listening,” Trump said....
02:52, 2019-06-13

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

CHICAGO BOARD OPTIONS EXCHANGE (CBOE) AND KOREA EXCHANGE (KRX) SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING CHICAGO, June 9, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the Korea Exchange (KRX) announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of ...
16:40, 2019-05-01

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

Chicago Board Options Exchange and China Financial Futures Exchange Sign Memorandum of Understanding CHICAGO, May 16, 2012 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) announced today that they signed a...
15:12, 2019-05-01

How to sell part of your property: can we sell a plot of land from our huge garden? How will this affect our mortgage? Our garden is too big for us to look after and we'd like to sell part of it. How do we go about doing this and how will it affect our mortgage?...
16:00, 2019-05-13

Apple to Comcast: if you want to sell iPhones, you have to sell iPads and eat the discount Comcast and Charter are learning the hard way what it means to be in the wireless carrier business. The nation's number one and number two cable tele...
09:36, 2019-06-17

Trump: US will sell more 'great American beef' to EU Flanked by farmers, Trump announced a trade "breakthrough" with the EU on boosting beef exports. With many in Europe concerned about the quality of U...
01:48, 2019-08-03

Trump says U.S. can sell to Huawei again after truce reached in trade war U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping called a truce to the trade war between the U.S. and China at the G20 summit in Ja...
16:04, 2019-06-29

Trump lets US firms sell tech to Huawei The US agrees a pause in hostilities with China on trade, and makes a concession over tech firm Huawei....
12:00, 2019-06-29

A mysterious exchange between Trump and a foreign leader is Washington's latest obsession. Here's what's actually going on. AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File A mysterious conversation between President Donald Trump and a foreign leader has captured Washington's attention, and o...
21:20, 2019-09-24

Melania Trump rings opening bell at New York Stock Exchange President Trump routinely touts the surging stock market as one of his accomplishments, but on Monday First Lady Melania Trump went to the floor of t...
19:20, 2019-09-23

Trump to pay respects to allied forces who fought on D-Day LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump will pay his respects Wednesday to American service members and allies who helped rescue Europe from Nazi German...
06:48, 2019-06-05

'I get called a sell-out all the time': Trump's voters of colour speak out What’s it like to be one of the few minority supporters among the president’s overwhelmingly white following?Follow the latest US politics news – liv...
16:08, 2019-05-21

Dem, GOP senators want to check Trump’s power to sell arms to Saudis WASHINGTON — Two senators plan to introduce a bill Monday designed to force a vote on current and future U.S. arms sales and other military support t...
01:24, 2019-06-10

Trump administration may use loophole to sell Saudi Arabia weapons The Trump administration is reportedly considering using a legislative loophole to sell billions of dollars worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia without ...
05:12, 2019-05-24

Trump tweets that GM plans to sell Lordstown, Ohio, factory DETROIT (AP) — General Motors plans to sell its shuttered factory in Lordstown, Ohio, to a company that builds electric trucks. President Donald Trum...
19:04, 2019-05-08

Trump is reportedly infuriated that Mick Mulvaney didn't have a strategy to defend explosive revelations that Trump urged the Ukrainian president to investigate Biden Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images President Donald Trump and White House aides are reportedly frustrated with the chief of staff, ...
03:56, 2019-09-29

Democrats walk out of White House meeting while Pelosi, Trump exchange taunts Condemnation of his stance was quick and severe, not only from Democrats but from Republicans who have been staunch Trump supporters on virtually all...
02:56, 2019-10-17

Trump held back Ukraine military aid in exchange for Biden investigation: diplomat William Taylor described Trump's demand that "everything'' President Volodymyr Zelenskiy wanted, including vital aid to counter Russia, hinged on mak...
06:01, 2019-10-23

Trump wanted Biden probe in exchange for White House meeting: transcripts Speaking to reporters as he left on a campaign trip to Atlanta, Trump said he was ``not concerned about anything'' that has been disclosed so far....
02:32, 2019-11-09

Trump wishes happy Memorial Day to US forces in Japan ​President Trump on Tuesday concluded his four-day state visit to Japan by saluting American forces aboard a warship at a US naval base, wishing them...
16:08, 2019-05-28

Trump Bypasses Congress Again, This Time to Sell Arms to Saudi Arabia President Donald Trump’s disregard for the separation of powers and his coziness with dictators is on display once again, this time over arms sales t...
18:52, 2019-05-25

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia The Trump administration used an emergency loophole in an arms control export law to kickstart $7 billion of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Secretary of St...
18:16, 2019-05-25

Cboe Futures Exchange and American Financial Exchange Announce Planned Launch of AMERIBOR® Futures CHICAGO – June 27, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced plans to lau...
19:20, 2019-06-27

Trump's got US economy booming, Bill Maher admits in exchange with 2020 Dem: 'We can't ignore that fact' "Real Time" host Bill Maher was placed in a strange position on Friday night's show. The liberal comedian found himself acknowledging President Trump...
07:16, 2019-05-11

Trump's top diplomat in Ukraine said in a text message that it was 'crazy' to withhold aid in exchange 'for help with a political campaign' Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Kurt Volker, the US's former special envoy to Ukraine, told Congress that President Donald Tru...
23:20, 2019-10-03

The Trump administration wants to make people get jobs in exchange for Medicaid — but GOP-led states are starting to resist Associated Press/Evan Vucci Indiana became the third GOP-led state to suspend efforts to impose a work mandate to Medicaid on Thursday. The decision ...
21:28, 2019-10-31

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

Lindsey Graham warns Trump not to pull all U.S. forces out of Afghanistan Sen. Lindsey Graham warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to reduce U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan below 8,600, arguing that maintaining a mi...
18:12, 2019-08-25

Trump rightly forces Google to stop being China's tool There's a striking contrast in how two major American technology companies approach our new cold war with China....
23:36, 2019-08-29

Kamala Harris forces Twitter to again clarify why they'll probably never suspend Trump Last night’s Democratic presidential debate was just a swamp of wasted opportunity. Instead of discussing climate change, housing, or the Hong Kong p...
20:44, 2019-10-16

Trump wants to sell more weapons to Saudi Arabia. Congress must stop him | Mohamad Bazzi The administration wants to sell $8bn of weapons to Saudi Arabia and UAE – and prop up a morally indefensible warOn the Friday before Memorial Day, w...
07:48, 2019-06-08

'The View': Joy Behar lists president's scandals, Donald Trump Jr. hits back in heated exchange During an appearance on "The View" Thursday, Donald Trump Jr. didn't hold back on a jab to co-host Joy Behar about her blackface controversy.  &...
18:52, 2019-11-07

Congress forces a Trump veto with rebuke on border wall funding The House on Friday voted to once again overturn President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a border wall, sending the legislat...
18:56, 2019-09-27

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

Trump invokes emergency powers to sidestep congress and sell arms to Saudi Arabia US President Donald Trump swept aside objections from Congress to sell arms to Saudi Arabia by invoking a state of national emergency because of tens...
23:52, 2019-05-24

Senators from both parties unite to block Trump’s plan to sell military equipment to Saudis In a rare show of bipartisanship, senators from both sides of the aisle united Wednesday in an effort to block President Trump’s plan to sell $8 bill...
19:52, 2019-06-05

Trump administration set to sell leases this year for drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge The Trump administration took a final step Thursday toward selling leases for companies to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, rele...
23:16, 2019-09-12

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

‘All the time we are on FaceTime’: Trump’s travel ban forces years-long family separations Their family’s situation is representative of the toll that the Trump administration’s travel ban has taken on an untold number of families....
22:56, 2019-05-08

House forces Trump to veto bill blocking emergency declaration on wall The House on Friday voted to once again overturn President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a border wall, sending the legislat...
17:28, 2019-09-27

Putin and Hungary reportedly 'poisoned' Trump’s view on Ukraine and reinforced Trump's view that the country was 'hopelessly corrupt' Russian President Vladimir Putin and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban reportedly reinforced Trump's view that Ukraine was a "hopelessly corrupt"...
08:32, 2019-10-22

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

CBOE Stock Exchange Completes Acquisition of National Stock Exchange CHICAGO, January 9, 2012 - CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that it completed the acquisition of all-electronic National Stock Exchange (NS...
15:28, 2019-05-01

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

Trump says he's bringing US troops home from 'endless wars,' but he's actually building up forces in the Middle East Associated Press President Donald Trump has claimed his disastrous Syria decision is a part of his efforts to end "endless wars," but he's actually i...
14:52, 2019-10-23

Trump suggested the Kurds were releasing ISIS prisoners, but US officials say Turkish-backed forces are actually doing this Evan Vucci/AP Turkish-backed Syrian Arab forces have deliberately released ISIS prisoners amid Turkey's invasion into northern Syria, two US official...
22:00, 2019-10-14

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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 ‘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

Donald Trump: If foreign powers offered dirt on political rivals 'I'd want to hear it' Donald Trump has said that if a foreign power offered dirt on his 2020 opponent he would be open to accepting it...
05:24, 2019-06-13

US Senate fails to override Donald Trump over plans to sell billions of dollars of weapons to Saudi Arabia The US Senate has failed to override a series of vetoes issued by Donald Trump, paving the way for the administration to sell billions of dollars of ...
01:48, 2019-07-30

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

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...
16:56, 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump Reportedly Can't Believe This Isn't Working A funny thing about releasing a memo that transparently documents your corrupt efforts to influence an upcoming election: it doesn’t come close to ex...
20:28, 2019-09-25

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

Mike Pompeo says Donald Trump prepared to use military action against Turkey Mike Pompeo has said president Donald Trump is willing to use "kinetic or military action" against Turkey....
00:36, 2019-10-22

Trump administration kicks Turkish pilots out after removing Turkey from the F-35 program The Trump administration is requiring the Turkish pilots and maintainers training on the F-35 fighter in the U.S. to leave now that Turkey has been k...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Congress to launch sanctions on Turkey as Trump measures deemed ineffective Bipartisan bill would force Turkish president to halt military campaign amid reports of widespread human rights abusesThe US Congress will press ahea...
20:28, 2019-10-15

Turkey's Erdogan: 'Trump assured no sanctions over Russia S-400 missile deal' President Tayyip Erdogan said the delivery of Russian missile defense system would begin in the first half of July. The US previously warned that Tur...
13:48, 2019-06-29

Trump lifts sanctions imposed on Turkey, calls ceasefire a ‘big success’ "The sanctions will be lifted unless something happens that we are not happy with," Trump said in a special address from the White House....
18:36, 2019-10-23

Trump asks Turkey for ceasefire and orders sanctions as violence escalates President freezes negotiations on $100bn trade dealTrump vows to ‘swiftly destroy Turkey’s economy’Donald Trump spoke directly to the Turkish preside...
03:52, 2019-10-15

U.S. will take Turkey to task for buying Russian defence system: Trump advisor Trump’s national security adviser, Robert O’Brien, said Sunday that the United States is still “very upset” by the move to purchase the Russian S-400...
03:36, 2019-11-11

Top Republicans rip Trump’s decision to pull troops from Syria A handful of top Republicans — including former US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley — on Monday criticized President Trump’s decision to remove US tr...
19:08, 2019-10-07

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

Senate struggles with response after Trump's Syria pullout Congress vowed two weeks ago to impose sanctions on Turkey and rebuke President Donald Trump for withdrawing U.S. troops from Syria. But the Senate h...
01:44, 2019-10-23

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

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 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

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