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'Leaving us to be slaughtered': Syrian Kurds commander condemns US pullout

The commander of the Syrian Kurdish forces in the northern part of the country condemned President Trump's decision to remove U.S. soldiers from the ...

'Leaving us to be slaughtered': Syrian Kurds commander condemns US pullout

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Mother dolphin seen comforting her young before they’re slaughtered by hunters Fisherman in the small village of Taiji, Japan, lure the sea animals into a cove before they are killed with knives for their meat in shallow water....
21:08, 2019-09-17

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17:40, 2019-08-11

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19:12, 2019-08-15

Polish community works to save wild herd ordered slaughtered WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Local authorities and animal rights activists in western Poland hope to spare the lives of 170 cows and bulls that went feral a...
20:08, 2019-05-08

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20:04, 2019-08-04

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

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12:00, 2019-10-07

US test-fires cruise missile after INF treaty pullout The US Pentagon says it has tested a ground-launched cruise missile just weeks after exiting the INF treaty. The missile would have been banned under...
21:32, 2019-08-19

UN puts brakes on peacekeepers’ pullout from Sudan’s Darfur UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has voted to put the brakes on the withdrawal of the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in S...
03:44, 2019-06-28

Yemen: Houthis begin Hodeida port pullout UN supervisor welcomes long-delayed implementation of Stockholm ceasefire deal Yemen’s Houthi rebels will begin a pullback from ports in the flashpoi...
09:04, 2019-05-11

Chamber of Commerce rebuffs Trump on China pullout The U.S Chamber of Commerce said Friday that President Trump's call for U.S. businesses to pull out of all trade with China was the wrong course. The...
23:20, 2019-08-23

US-Iran tensions rise ahead of anniversary of deal pullout DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — White House’s sudden announcement that a U.S. aircraft carrier would be deployed in the Persian Gulf to coun...
08:20, 2019-05-07

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

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23:08, 2019-10-12

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Nations Cup pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to with...
11:20, 2019-06-28

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

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

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Africa Cup of Nations pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to with...
17:28, 2019-06-28

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

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

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

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

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18:16, 2019-10-17

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22:20, 2019-10-15

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05:08, 2019-10-08

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20:28, 2019-10-07

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23:44, 2019-10-09

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11:40, 2019-10-10

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15:12, 2019-10-10

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09:16, 2019-10-13

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02:20, 2019-10-12

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18:36, 2019-10-16

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10:04, 2019-06-08

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10:08, 2019-04-30

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17:56, 2019-10-08

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20:32, 2019-10-16

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23:16, 2019-10-10

More than 700 Islamic State supporters escape from Syria camp, Kurds say More than 700 Islamic State supporters being held at a camp in north-eastern Syria have escaped following Turkish shelling, Syrian Kurdish officials ...
14:48, 2019-10-13

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21:48, 2019-10-08

Trump claims Kurds are 'much safer' as US troops leave Syria President’s assertion undercuts US mission to Turkey aimed at urging Erdoğan to halt offensiveDonald Trump has hailed his decision to withdraw US tro...
19:36, 2019-10-16

Abandoning Kurds could cost Trump support of evangelical Christians One of the president’s staunchest constituencies has stuck by him through many controversies but Syria may be a policy lurch too farEvangelical Chris...
08:44, 2019-10-11

Kurds say 785 Isis affiliates have escaped camp after Turkish shelling Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria says mercenaries attacked camp and opened gates to release captivesThe Kurdish-led administration in nor...
13:28, 2019-10-13

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

Kurds reach deal with Damascus in face of Turkish offensive Agreement to hand over border towns comes after more than 700 Isis affiliates escape campMore than 700 people with links to Islamic State have escape...
22:16, 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

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

Trump claims Kurds 'no angels' as he boasts of his own 'brilliant' strategy President’s assertion undercuts US mission to Turkey aimed at urging Erdoğan to halt offensiveDonald Trump has hailed his decision to withdraw US tro...
12:48, 2019-10-17

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 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

Trump says US hasn’t ‘abandoned’ Kurds despite pulling troops out of Syria President Trump on Tuesday defended Washington’s relationship with Turkey and said the US has not “abandoned” its Kurdish allies — a day after ...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Trump defends his Syria move, says Kurds ‘didn’t help us with Normandy’ President Trump on Wednesday defended his decision to pull US troops out of northeast Syria, saying he was tired of “forever wars” and of having to m...
00:28, 2019-10-10

Latest betrayal of Kurds risks undermining defeat of Isis It is unclear whether Turkey has the will or capacity to take over detention campsIn early 2015, as Islamic State trampled over armies of the Middle ...
02:24, 2019-10-08

Trump abandoning Kurds could cost support of evangelical Christians One of the president’s staunchest constituencies has stuck by him through many controversies but Syria may be a policy lurch too farEvangelical Chris...
13:16, 2019-10-11

Trump's Decision to Abandon the Kurds in Syria Has Led to a “Total Shitstorm” In Syria, by seeking sanctions against Turkey, Trump is once again seeking a complicated, costly solution to a problem of his own creation....
22:36, 2019-10-14

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

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds President Trump on Monday continued to defend his decision to withdraw from northern Syria, tweeting that someone else could protect the Kurds, such ...
22:16, 2019-10-14

Trump defends Syria decision by saying Kurds 'didn't help us with Normandy' President says he learned Kurds didn’t help from a ‘powerful article’ as Turkey launches offensive into north-eastern SyriaDonald Trump defended his ...
14:00, 2019-10-10

Spain condemns 'generalized violence' in Catalonia Protesters blocked streets, staged sit-ins and clashed with police, in a second day of unrest in the region of Catalonia. The Spanish government cond...
01:24, 2019-10-16

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

Super Size Me 2 isn’t much better for you than the chicken sandwiches it condemns Have you heard the good word about Popeyes’ chicken sandwich, the king of fried fowl on bread? Over this past few weeks, Popeyes-sandwich-mania seeme...
22:40, 2019-09-03

US House condemns Trump's 'racist comments' The US House has passed a resolution condemning President Trump for racist comments against four congresswomen. Trump's tweets over the past several ...
03:04, 2019-07-17

FA 'strongly condemns' fans over clashes in Portugal "The English FA have released a statement condemning fans\u0027 involvement in clashes with the Portuguese police in Porto on Wednesday night."...
10:24, 2019-06-06

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan but Kurds reject 'occupation' Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraAgreement appears to cement key Turkish objectivesThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...
23:16, 2019-10-17

US ending support for Kurds in Syria will lead to genocide, says protester – video Protesters gathered outside the White House in Washington to demand Donald Trump reverse his decision to withdraw US troops from north-eastern Syria,...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Bloodied clothes and body bags: Kurds mourn dead in Syria Martin Chulov reports from north-east Syria on the deadliest day yet of the Turkish offensiveIn a wooden hut at the back of a hospital, a woman cradl...
20:44, 2019-10-11

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

Heightened tensions between Turks and Kurds on German amateur football pitches A military salute by Turkish players at an international against Albania has spilled over onto Germany’s amateur pitches. Regional associations are t...
15:28, 2019-10-16

George Clooney calls Trump's statement on Kurds 'pretty shocking' George Clooney says he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds "di...
23:48, 2019-10-10

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

George Clooney calls Trump’s quip on Kurds ‘pretty shocking’ George Clooney says he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds “di...
21:48, 2019-10-10

Fleeing Kurds fear they will never return home as Turkish assault intensifies In the Kurdish heartlands in Syria, the sense of abandonment at the withdrawal of US troops was palpable as Erdoğan’s forces claimed early successesT...
21:08, 2019-10-12

Betrayal on the border: Kurds fear future as Turkish assault intensifies In the Kurdish heartlands in Syria, the sense of abandonment at the withdrawal of US troops is palpable as Erdoğan’s forces claim early successesThe ...
22:08, 2019-10-12

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

Kurds in Syria hand over orphans of French Isis fighters to France Transfer of children, oldest of whom is 10, took place in Ain Issa on Sunday, says officialThe Kurdish administration in north-eastern Syria has hand...
13:04, 2019-06-10

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

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

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

Russian shadow falls over Syria as Kurds open door for Assad With the US gone, the implications of their departure is beginning to sink in across the Middle EastThe moment that changed the Middle East arrived w...
22:12, 2019-10-14

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

Climate strike: Met commander hits out at 'tiny minority' of activists as eight arrested A senior Metropolitan Police officer hit out at a "tiny minority" of protesters from a climate strike action in London following eight arrests....
21:52, 2019-09-20

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield 'failed innocent fans', trial hears The Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield has been accused of "failing" and causing the deaths of "wholly innocent" Liverpool fans....
16:16, 2019-10-08

'Betrayal leaves a bitter taste': spurned Kurds flee Turkish onslaught As they seek safety away from Turkish shells, Syrian Kurds burn with anger at Donald Trump’s betrayal Waiting at a roadside depot, Hussein Rammo, a s...
13:56, 2019-10-11

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

Turkey 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

64,000 flee ground offensive on Syria's Kurds as Turks say they have killed 277 militants Turkish ground forces led by 1,000 members of Syrian Arab militias have begun occupying several towns and villages inside the Turkish-Syrian ­border ...
12:44, 2019-10-11

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

Turkey-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

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

Trump announces steel tariffs and sanctions on Turkey in response to assault on Kurds President Trump is imposing tariffs on Turkey and announced a plan to authorize sanctions on Turkish government officials involved in the assault on ...
23:00, 2019-10-14

UN chief condemns terrorist attacks in Kenya and Somalia The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, condemned on Sunday the attack that took place on Saturday in Wajir County, Kenya, in which at least eigh...
00:40, 2019-06-17

Polish PM condemns 'xenophobic' attack on ambassador to Israel The ambassador was spat at in his car near the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv, according to police. Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki called the incident...
18:20, 2019-05-15

Keanu Reeves condemns violence against Cinema America Keanu Reeves has issued his support of the Italian cinema collective Cinema America, after it was attacked by an alt right organization....
16:48, 2019-06-30

US Ambassador to Greece condemns vandal attack on his home ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Greece has condemned a vandalism attack on his home in Athens, after paint was thrown at the wall outsid...
08:40, 2019-05-15

Chemnitz football club condemns racism among own fans Chemnitz FC has threatened to consider legal action after its own fans chanted anti-Semitic slogans at a Munich away game. The club is in a running c...
03:52, 2019-08-25

UN condemns deadly attack on Burkina Faso church Senior UN officials voiced their outrage at a deadly attack on a Catholic church in the north of Burkina Faso on Sunday, during which six people were...
00:40, 2019-05-13

German Foreign Minister condemns UN's treatment of Israel Heiko Maas has complained about the UN's treatment of Israel and said Germany will continue to stand at Israel's side. Israel is marking 70 years of ...
21:00, 2019-05-11

January 8th survivor condemns Arizona GOP leader’s remarks TUCSON — Arizona Republican Party Chair Kelli Ward is facing criticism after saying this about Arizona Democratic Senate candidate, Mark Kelly,...
14:52, 2019-09-09

UN chief condemns terror attack in Kismayo, Somalia UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the terrorist attack that took place on July 12 in southern Somalia. ...
19:08, 2019-07-13

Pakistani PM condemns deadly insurgent attack on hotel QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister has condemned a deadly insurgent attack that took place a day earlier at a luxury hotel on th...
08:16, 2019-05-12

Pakistan PM condemns insurgent attack against luxury hotel Five confirmed dead after assault on Pearl Continental hotel in Gwadar on SaturdayAn insurgent attack at a luxury hotel on Pakistan’s south-west coas...
18:48, 2019-05-12

House condemns Israel boycott over liberal objections The House passed a resolution Tuesday condemning a global boycott movement against Israel, with the lopsided vote coming over the objections of some ...
01:40, 2019-07-24

UN report condemns its conduct in Myanmar as systemic failure Exclusive: ‘Serious errors’ found in agencies’ approach to Rohingya crisis in RakhineA damning report by the UN into its conduct in Myanmar condemns ...
19:52, 2019-06-17

Corbyn condemns May's defiance of Chagos Islands ruling Exclusive: Labour leader accuses PM of disregarding international lawJeremy Corbyn has written to the prime minister condemning her decision to defy ...
19:32, 2019-05-01

Trump blasts Democrats for ‘getting nothing done’ after House condemns his remarks President Trump ripped Democrats for ​”getting nothing done” after the House voted primarily along party lines Tuesday night to condemn h...
14:32, 2019-07-17

Stan Lee's daughter condemns Disney over Spider-Man split ‘No one could have treated my father worse than Marvel and Disney’s executives,’ says Joan Lee as she backs Sony in studio bust-upJoan Lee, the daugh...
13:12, 2019-08-23

Di Maria double condemns lacklustre Real to defeat "Champions League Group Stage, Parc des Princes - Paris Saint-Germain 3 (Di María 14, 33 Meunier 90) Real Madrid 0"...
23:00, 2019-09-18

German parliament condemns 'anti-Semitic' BDS movement The German Bundestag has passed a resolution describing the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions campaign against Israel as anti-Semitic. Parliamentarians ...
18:16, 2019-05-17

Secretary-General condemns attacks on UN peacekeepers in Mali The UN Secretary-General has strongly condemned two separate attacks on Sunday against the organization’s Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization M...
06:44, 2019-10-07

Charity watchdog condemns Oxfam for Haiti behavior LONDON (AP) — England’s charity watchdog has condemned Oxfam for having a “culture of poor behavior,” in connection with the sexual...
16:16, 2019-06-11

Guterres condemns armed attack against UN peacekeepers in Mali A violent attack against the United Nation's Integrated Stabilization Mission for Mali (MINUSMA) that left one peacekeeper dead on Saturday, drew str...
05:24, 2019-05-19

Hillary Clinton condemns Trump and demands ‘impeachment’ Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton, reacting to the release of the Trump-Ukraine call transcript, is demanding the impeachment of President Trump....
16:52, 2019-09-25

Germany condemns Israel's demolition of Palestinian homes The Israeli demolitions in East Jerusalem were "particularly egregious," Germany said in a statement with France and the UK. But Israel has defended ...
23:32, 2019-07-23

Syrian war doc The Cave wants to be empowering, but it’s mostly just numbing Feras Fayyad’s Oscar-nominated documentary Last Men In Aleppo succeeded through the power of its vérité footage. Fayyad captured the White Helmets’ s...
20:40, 2019-10-15

Turkey cracks down on Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude toward...
20:00, 2019-09-14

Not Quite French, Not Quite Syrian: ‘Aliens Without Knowing Why’ Mahir Guven’s novel, “Older Brother,” traces the colliding fates of two young men, the sons of an immigrant taxi driver in Paris....
16:16, 2019-10-08

Lindsey Graham says Congress will call for Turkey to be suspended from NATO and hit it with sanctions if it attacks Kurds Joshua Roberts/Reuters Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Monday said he expects bipartisan, veto-proof sanctions against Turkey if it attacks the Kur...
17:44, 2019-10-07

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

European Union opens the anti-Assad playbook to deter Turkish attack on the Kurds European taxpayers will not subsidize Turkey’s plan to attack the Kurdish fighters that helped destroy the Islamic State and resettle the territory t...
02:56, 2019-10-10

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

Trump defends his Syria retreat as 'strategically brilliant,' saying the Kurds are 'no angels' and that they have 'a lot of sand they can play with' Evan Vucci/AP President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the Kurds are "no angels" as he defended his decision to withdraw US troops from northeast Syr...
18:32, 2019-10-16

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

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

South African president condemns anti-foreigner violence Five killed and businesses attacked in wave of violence against immigrants Police in South Africa are struggling to contain an outbreak of violence a...
19:12, 2019-09-03

House Freedom Caucus condemns Amash over impeachment comment The House Freedom Caucus on Monday night formally condemned one of its founding members for declaring that President Trump committed impeachable offe...
05:24, 2019-05-21

Republican party condemns Steve King – but where's the outrage over Trump? Critics say the effort to dump King glosses over Trump’s conduct and fails to tackle a problem more pervasive than the GOP admitsRepublican leaders p...
20:00, 2019-08-15

White House: Trump to watch violent parody, ‘condemns it’ A still from a video reportedly shown at an event at a resort owned by President Donald Trump. Photo via NBC News WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House s...
16:28, 2019-10-14

Greta Thunberg condemns world leaders in emotional speech at UN ‘How dare you’: activist, 16, opens UN summit with stern remarks against leaders for failing to act to combat crisisClimate change activist Greta Thu...
19:52, 2019-09-23

Trump condemns role of video games in ‘glorification of violence’ President Donald Trump condemned the role that video games in creating a culture of "the glorification of violence in our society" and said it has to...
20:08, 2019-08-05

Busy Philipps speaks about her abortion and condemns Georgia's six-week ban Philipps reveals her own abortion at age 15 on her talkshowGovernor Brian Kemp signed highly restrictive law on TuesdayThe actor Busy Philipps condem...
19:52, 2019-05-08

Morocco court condemns 3 to death for decapitation of Scandinavian hikers Three men have been sentenced to death in Morocco for beheading two Scandinavian women in December. Twenty other defendants were sentenced to various...
02:20, 2019-07-19

Pastor condemns Catholic school’s recognition of LGBT unions WASHINGTON (AP) — A Catholic girls school in Washington, D.C., says it’s getting overwhelmingly positive responses to its decision to include s...
14:56, 2019-05-29

Angry Schwarzenegger condemns Trump for wrecking clean-air standards Ex-California governor: administration ‘downright hypocritical’Officials move to revoke California’s car emissions waiverArnold Schwarznegger has con...
16:36, 2019-09-09

Linda Fairstein condemns Netflix series on Central Park Five NEW YORK (AP) — Former “Central Park Five” prosecutor Linda Fairstein is condemning how she’s portrayed in the Netflix series ̶...
17:24, 2019-06-11

UN chief condemns deadly Burkina Faso mosque attack UN chief António Guterres has strongly condemned Friday’s attack on a mosque in northern Burkina Faso, in a statement released on Saturday....
17:48, 2019-10-13

Obama condemns white nationalism in response to mass shootings Former president Barack Obama on Monday responded to the back-to-back mass shootings that have rocked the country — calling for tougher gun law...
05:24, 2019-08-06

UN human rights expert condemns attacks on Sudan protesters CAIRO (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert has condemned attacks on Sudanese protesters that left six killed, including an army officer, earlier this we...
17:36, 2019-05-17

No end in sight for auto workers' strike as union condemns GM over job security United Auto Workers vice-president says company has reverted to an old offer after union rejected proposal on SundayThe United Auto Workers vice-pres...
00:04, 2019-10-08

Albanian PM condemns 'barbarian' who chased tourists in viral video Officials move to protect tourism after restaurateur’s attack on Spanish familyAlbanian authorities have moved to minimise the damage to the country’...
18:32, 2019-08-20

Dillian Whyte condemns Anthony Joshua opponent choice Joshua rival Dillian Whyte gives his take on Andy Ruiz as a challenger The post Dillian Whyte condemns Anthony Joshua opponent choice appeared first ...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Valencia condemns Nazi, monkey gestures by fans at Arsenal VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Valencia has expressed “utter disgust and absolute intolerance” toward the fans who were filmed making Nazi salute...
19:32, 2019-05-03

US defense chief condemns China's action in Indo-Pacific The head of the US Defense Department criticized China's behavior in the Indo-Pacific, saying it erodes other countries' sovereignty. Patrick Shanaha...
06:08, 2019-06-01

Opinion: Syrian hospitals have become death traps Hospitals in Syria have been bombed and medical staff killed as the war continues. There's no one to help those who are trying to help, writes Dr. Ah...
13:36, 2019-07-30

Syrian activists: At least 14 killed in rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and rescuers say government warplanes and artillery have pounded the last rebel stronghold in the country, killing at ...
13:24, 2019-05-29

Denmark: Syrian man gets jail for terror planning COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Syrian asylum seeker in Sweden has received a 12-year prison sentence for planning to explode one or more bombs in Copen...
14:52, 2019-05-20

Syrian town of Azaz hit by deadly car bombing A suicide car bomb in a northwestern Syrian town held by Turkish-backed rebels has killed at least 14 people and wounded dozens, a war monitor said. ...
02:00, 2019-06-03

Iran oil tanker sought by US seen off Syrian coast Gibraltar released the Adrian Darya 1 tanker in mid-August after Iran promised it would not discharge its 2.1 million barrels of oil in Syria. The ve...
09:37, 2019-09-07

Ben Stiller implores Congress to help Syrian refugees There’s something about Syria. Ben Stiller came to Washington D.C. Wednesday and testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the human...
12:24, 2019-05-02

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

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

Long before the US pulled out, Kurds in Syria were keeping back channels to Russia and Assad wide open Associated Press Despite their longtime partnership with the US, Kurdish fighters in Syria were wary of abandonment. Those fighters opened a backchan...
01:00, 2019-10-16

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

Billie Eilish condemns German magazine over shirtless cover image Nylon Germany withdraws altered image after backlashEilish, 17, says she ‘did not consent in any way’ to pictureA German magazine apologised and with...
17:56, 2019-08-31

Beto O'Rourke condemns gun violence in wake of Texas mass shooting 2020 contender on second Texas shooting: ‘This is fucked up’17-month-old child shot in the face among more than 20 injuredBeto O’Rourke, the Democrat...
16:44, 2019-09-01

Russia condemns Georgian TV host's attack on 'filthy invader' Putin Moscow threatens further sanctions after Giorgi Gabunia’s anti-Russian tiradeRussia has denounced an expletive-laden attack on Vladimir Putin by a Ge...
16:44, 2019-07-08

Trio of European nations condemns North Korea's missile launches Germany, France and the UK are urging North Korea to negotiate with the US. The move comes after North Korea's most recent string of ballistic missil...
06:08, 2019-08-28

Trump condemns bigotry, blames video games for mass shootings The president said he supported increased mental health assessments to prevent more attacks. He also advocated restricted access to violent video gam...
18:08, 2019-08-05

UN Children’s Fund chief condemns 'horrific' Kabul bomb attack Scores of children were among the casualties following a bomb attack on a Government building in the Afghan capital of Kabul today, that hit nearby s...
22:20, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong: Carrie Lam condemns 'extremely violent' storming of parliament City wakes to tense calm after splinter group of protesters smashed their way into the legislative council and raised the former colonial flagHong Ko...
14:40, 2019-07-02

Ilhan Omar condemns Trump for spreading 'lies that put my life at risk' Democrat denounces president’s lies after he retweeted post that falsely claimed Omar was shown partying on 9/11 anniversaryCongresswoman Ilhan Omar ...
00:20, 2019-09-19

Biden condemns violent Antifa assault on conservative journalist Andy Ngo Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke out against the violent assault on journalist Andy Ngo. The Democratic presidential candidate “believes violenc...
20:56, 2019-07-06

UN expert condemns new sentence for jailed Venezuelan judge as ‘another instance of reprisal’ Maria Lourdes Afiuni, a jailed Venezuelan judge arrested ten years ago, has been slapped with a further five-year sentence, prompting a UN human righ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Emiliano Sala's sister condemns leaked images of footballer's body Sherry Bray and Christopher Ashford to be sentenced for illegally accessing footageThe sister of the footballer Emiliano Sala has described a CCTV co...
18:52, 2019-09-20

Death toll in Texas shooting rises to seven as O'Rourke condemns inaction 2020 contender on US gun violence: ‘This is fucked up’17-month-old child shot in the face among more than 20 injuredAs the death toll in a mass shoot...
17:00, 2019-09-01

UN condemns deadly simultaneous terrorist attacks on military camps in Mali The United Nations condemned on Wednesday, with “the utmost energy”, simultaneous terrorist attacks on military camps in central Mali, close to the b...
00:04, 2019-10-03

UN’s Guterres condemns ongoing airstrikes on Syria’s hospitals, medical workers Reports that airstrikes have hit several health facilities in north-west Syria have been strongly condemned by the UN Secretary-General....
17:08, 2019-07-12

'The world is watching': US house condemns Trump over racist comments – video The US House of Representatives voted to condemn Donald Trump for ‘racist comments’ against four minority Democratic congresswomen, a symbolic vote a...
18:40, 2019-07-17

UN Security Council condemns Taliban offensive as a blow against ‘sustainable peace’ The United Nations Security Council has condemned the announcement by Taliban militants in Afghanistan of its spring offensive, saying it will result...
18:16, 2019-04-16

Canada condemns Turkish military invasion in northeast Syria: Freeland Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the unilateral action by Turkey risks rolling back the progress against militants affiliated...
00:56, 2019-10-10

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny condemns mass raids Searches appears to be attempt to disrupt work of Kremlin’s most prominent criticThe Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called a wave of ra...
18:40, 2019-10-15

Turkey condemns 'Israeli terrorism' for bombing news agency in Gaza Recep Tayyip Erdoğan criticises attacks as six Palestinians and an Israeli civilian die in renewed violenceTurkey’s president has attacked what he ca...
09:24, 2019-05-05

Senior UN official strongly condemns Southern California synagogue attack The top official for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) has strongly condemned the attack Saturday on a synagogue in Southern Calif...
21:00, 2019-04-28

Atatiana Jefferson's Dad Condemns Police Shooting of Daughter in Her Home: 'It's Senseless' Atatiana Jefferson's death has sparked outrage in a community still reeling from the death of Botham Jean....
19:28, 2019-10-14

Bournemouth 1 Tottenham 0: Nathan Ake condemns nine-man Spurs to costly defeat in top four race Heung-min Son and Juan Foyth saw red as nine-man Tottenham slipped to a costly late 1-0 defeat against Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium....
15:24, 2019-05-04

Auschwitz Museum condemns company for ‘disrespectful’ concentration camp merchandise The Auschwitz Museum has denounced an online marketplace for independent artists over the sale of memorabilia featuring images of the infamous Nazi d...
19:40, 2019-05-08

Legault condemns Québec Solidaire’s position on climate protest action Québec Solidaire doubled down on its stance, reaffirming support for the environmental activists behind the protests....
20:12, 2019-10-09

McConnell 'gravely concerned' about U.S. response to Syrian conflict Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that he was “gravely concerned” about the U.S. response to the escalating conflict in Syria.In a s...
00:04, 2019-10-15

Syrian ground troops push into rebel enclave BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian pro-government media say troops have pushed their way into a rebel-held enclave in the northwest, clashing with insurgents and w...
13:44, 2019-05-08

In Lebanon, Syrian refugees face new pressure to go home ARSAL, Lebanon (AP) — Lebanese authorities have undertaken their most aggressive campaign yet for Syrian refugees to return home, taking action to en...
08:52, 2019-06-20

ABC News airs purported Syrian war video — but it’s really from Kentucky ABC News issued an apology after mistakenly airing purported footage of Turkish forces bombing the Kurds in Syria — video that appears to have ...
16:12, 2019-10-15

Syrian universities weakened by 'brain-drain', says report Syria's war is near an end but its universities are struggling to help the country's recovery....
01:40, 2019-06-18

Lebanon forces Syrian refugees to tear down walls BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says Lebanese troops have entered refugee settlements in a town near the Syrian border t...
13:44, 2019-07-01

Syrian troops capture northwestern village from rebels BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say government troops have captured a northwestern village known for its medieval fortress as they move deeper toward ...
12:32, 2019-05-09

Iraqi airline set to resume flights to Syrian capital DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria’s Transport Ministry says Iraqi Airways is set to resume flights to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time...
19:12, 2019-05-16

Syrian man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany Asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi guilty of manslaughter of Daniel Hillig in ChemnitzA Syrian asylum seeker accused of a killing that sparked a week of far-...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Syrian troops capture 2 villages in last rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian pro-government media say their troops have captured two villages and a nearby hill in the last rebel stronghold in the country&#...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Syrian troops expand offensive despite calls for calm BEIRUT (AP) — Syria activists and media say government forces are expanding their ground offensive in northwestern Syria, pushing into the last rebel...
15:48, 2019-05-11

Gavin Extence: Sheffield author on his Syrian refugee novel Gavin Extence's fourth book The End of Time follows two Syrian teenagers on their journey to the UK....
01:28, 2019-09-23

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

US warns Syrian government over renewed chemical weapons use The State Department thinks the Syrian government has renewed its use of chemical weapons....
04:48, 2019-05-22

Turkish forces capture key Syrian border town Turkish troops entered central Ras al-Ayn according to Turkey’s Defense Ministry, marking the most significant gain since the invasion began Wednesda...
13:36, 2019-10-12

Syrian rebels try to retake village from government troops BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and state media say rebel groups are fighting back, trying to retake territory lost to government forces this week in ...
12:00, 2019-05-10

Photos by Syrian child refugees displayed in Birmingham Photographer Kate Green says she witnessed "immeasurable hardship" at a refugee camp in Jordan....
14:48, 2019-09-12

Report: Syrian air raids hit crowded residential area BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s White Helmets say at least six people were killed and 10 remain under rubble following government air raids on a town in ...
16:12, 2019-05-27

Syrian government has few options to battle fuel sanctions BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government is scrambling to deal with its worst fuel crisis since the war began in 2011, aggravated by U.S. sanctions target...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Turkish post in Idlib hit ‘deliberately’ by Syrian attack ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey says Syrian government forces have “deliberately” attacked a Turkish military observation post in northwestern Syr...
17:56, 2019-06-16

The cat man of Aleppo: rescuing battle-weary Syrian strays Mohammad Aljaleel looked after homeless cats during the aerial bombardment of Aleppo. He has since set up a dedicated sanctuary and veterinary clinic...
10:32, 2019-08-06

Thousands of Syrian refugees could be sent back, says Lebanese minister Gebran Bassil claims many refugees are not living in political fear, but stay for economic reasonsAs many as three quarters of Syrian refugees in Leb...
08:16, 2019-06-15

‘The Cave’ is the harrowing tale of an underground Syrian hospital What is it really like to be in northern Syria when the bombing starts? Few people are better equipped to tell you than Feras Fayyad, whose documenta...
19:56, 2019-10-17

At least 27 killed by airstrikes in rebel-controlled Syrian town The high death toll marked a sharp increase in the escalation between the two sides amid intense fighting....
18:00, 2019-07-22

Turkey accused of defying Syrian border ceasefire Turkish forces have reportedly shelled the northeast border town of Ras al-Ayn despite a 5-day truce agreed by Ankara and Washington. The pause is me...
12:52, 2019-10-18

Syrian refugees in Beirut and Istanbul detained and deported Lives put at risk as thousands face forcible return to warzones under air attackCountries neighbouring the still rumbling Syrian war are rounding up ...
08:36, 2019-07-29

Turkish strikes are causing chaos on the Syrian border — here's what you need to know After President Donald Trump announced his decision late Sunday night to pull US troops from northeastern Syria, Turkey began an invasion of territor...
19:28, 2019-10-10

Syrian footballer and 'singer of revolution' killed in conflict Goalkeeper Abdelbaset Sarout dies of wounds sustained in battle with government troopsA Syrian footballer who became a symbolic figure in the rebelli...
15:00, 2019-06-08

Syrian army captures key Idlib town from rebels Russian-backed Syrian regime forces have taken an important town in the rebel stronghold province of Idlib. The regime's three-month campaign has kil...
12:56, 2019-08-11

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about condi...
17:56, 2019-06-17

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

News Corp CEO condemns ‘professional liberals’ in media; slams tech giants News Corp Chief Executive Robert Thomson, in a wide-ranging speech Tuesday night, took aim at the media’s apparent mocking of Middle America and The ...
12:52, 2019-04-17

PBA condemns lawyers for using death of hero officer Brian Mulkeen to ‘demonize cops’ The Police Benevolent Association condemned two public defenders Saturday for using hero cop Brian Mulkeen’s tragic friendly fire death to R...
20:44, 2019-10-05

Scott Morrison condemns call to 'shove sock down throat' of Jacinda Ardern Australia PM says Radio presenter Alan Jones was ‘way out of line’ for comments about New Zealand leaderScott Morrison has said radio presenter Alan ...
14:40, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong: tens of thousands protest as China condemns US 'gross interference' More than 100,000 people are expected to join rally after police denied permission for marchTens of thousands of protesters gathered at a Hong Kong p...
10:08, 2019-08-18

Pentagon condemns ‘irresponsible and reckless’ actions, after Russian warship nearly collides with US cruiser The Pentagon said Friday it will file a formal démarche protesting the actions of the Russian navy, after one of its destroyers nearly collided with ...
22:04, 2019-06-07

Hong Kong protests: government leader Carrie Lam condemns 'blatant riot' Lam denies she is ‘selling out’ to Beijing as Chinese state media say protests are pushing the city ‘towards backwardness’Hong Kong’s chief executive...
05:08, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong: flights resume at airport as China condemns 'near-terrorist acts' Beijing steps up war of words and airport obtains injunction against protesters to prevent further disruption of flightsFlights have resumed in and o...
15:44, 2019-08-14

Trudeau condemns hotel attack that killed 26 including Somali-Canadian journalist "Together, we must create a safer, more peaceful world, where the media freedom so central to healthy democracies and strong societies can flourish,"...
02:16, 2019-07-15

Trump condemns fake video showing him shooting media: White House The White House said President Trump condemns a violent video showing a likeness of him shooting and stabbing political opponents and members of the ...
18:48, 2019-10-14

UN rights chief ‘strongly’ condemns ‘shocking’ mass executions in Saudi Arabia Despite repeated appeals by the United Nations human rights system, Saudi Arabia’s decision to go ahead with the beheading of 37 men, drew strong con...
17:48, 2019-04-24

Hong Kong braces for huge rally as China condemns US 'gross interference' More than 100,000 people are expected to hold rally after police denied permission for marchHong Kong is bracing for a fresh rally by more than 100,0...
08:16, 2019-08-18

Ivanka Trump condemns white supremacy – but her actions tell another story | Arwa Mahdawi The president’s daughter said on Sunday that white supremacy is evil, but she has helped sanitise her father’s racist rhetoricIvanka Trump is very co...
16:04, 2019-08-06

UN chief condemns deadly Somalia attacks on offices visited earlier by UN envoy UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned Wednesday’s deadly terror attacks in Somalia, that targeted the offices of the mayor of Mogadishu...
19:44, 2019-07-25

Canada supports peaceful assembly, condemns violence in Hong Kong: Freeland There have been months of protests in the semi-autonomous region as some residents accuse the Communist Party-ruled Chinese government of chipping aw...
23:32, 2019-08-17

China backs Hong Kong’s chief, condemns ‘violent attacks’ and protests “The violent attacks are serious illegal acts that trample on the rule of law and endanger social order."...
13:56, 2019-07-02

Syrian army moves to confront Turkish forces as U.S. withdraws The deal between Syria’s Kurds and its government is a major shift in alliances that came after President Donald Trump ordered all U.S. troops withdr...
16:00, 2019-10-14

Tommy Robinson sued by Syrian schoolboy he accused of assault Jamal Hijazi brings libel action over EDL founder’s claim he attacked white schoolgirlsThe Syrian schoolboy who was filmed being attacked in a playgr...
14:04, 2019-05-15

Explosions heard in Syrian capital apparent Israeli strikes DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that several explosions were heard in the capital Damascus as the country’s air defenses...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Satellite images appear to show Iranian oil tanker off Syrian coast A once-detained Iranian oil tanker appears to have made its way to Syria, even as the United States sought to squeeze off Tehran’s ability to move oi...
15:32, 2019-09-07

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

The Latest: Turkey says Syrian troops violate cease-fire BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian gove...
19:20, 2019-05-10

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

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey....
12:40, 2019-10-18

Storms and snow in Lebanon worsen plight for Syrian refugees Storm-force winds and snow across Lebanon have worsened the plight for tens of thousands of Syrian refugees who’ve been forced from their homes by ne...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Germany: Syrian man who posed with severed head charged with war crimes The 33-year old claims he did not kill and then desecrate the body of an opposing fighter. The suspect is already in prison for lesser crimes....
20:56, 2019-08-23

Rebels withdraw in key Syrian town as pro-Assad troops advance Move by insurgents in Khan Sheikhun marks a milestone for Idlib, the last major rebel strongholdInsurgent groups have withdrawn from Khan Sheikhun in...
14:24, 2019-08-20

Russian troops patrol between Turkish and Syrian forces on border Soldiers’ presence underlines Moscow’s role as power broker after evacuation of US personnel Russian units have begun patrolling territory separating...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Syrian government intensifies bombardment of rebel-held area BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say a government bombardment of rebel-held areas in the country’s northwest has killed and wounded do...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Syrian Refugees Toil on Turkey’s Hazelnut Farms With Little to Show for It On farms that produce 70 percent of the world’s hazelnuts for Nestlé, Godiva and Nutella, Syrians say they can’t earn a living wage — or much respect...
12:40, 2019-04-29

US repatriates family from Syrian detention camp for Isis suspects Exclusive: removal of four people could put pressure on other countries to follow suitAn American family has been removed from a Syrian detention cen...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Syrian activists say bombing of rebel area killed 5 people BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rescue workers and activists say government warplanes have bombed the last rebel stronghold in the country again, levelling a bu...
14:32, 2019-05-30

Syrian refugee charged in church bombing plot due in court PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Syrian refugee charged with plotting to bomb a Pittsburgh church to inspire followers of the Islamic State of Iraq is due in fede...
12:52, 2019-06-21

Tensions forces evacuation of Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon DEIR AL-AHMAR, Lebanon (AP) — Dozens of Syrian refugees have dismantled their tents in a camp they lived in for years in eastern Lebanon after author...
17:12, 2019-06-09

Dutch police arrest Syrian suspected of war crimes, terror THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch prosecutors say police have arrested a Syrian on suspicion of war crimes and terrorism in his home country where ...
16:52, 2019-05-21

Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town Turkey’s military entered the key Syrian border town of Ras al Ain Saturday as its offensive against Kurdish fighters reached its fourth day de...
19:20, 2019-10-12

Syrian families returning home from IS camp face hostility RAQQA, Syria — After two years on the run with the Islamic State group, Um Mahmoud just wanted to return home. When she finally made it to Raqqa with...
21:12, 2019-09-23

US accuses Syrian government of fresh chemical weapon attack State department says it will respond ‘quickly and appropriately’ if use of chlorine is provenThe US says it has seen signs the Syrian government may...
08:44, 2019-05-22

In a Syrian Town Under Siege, a Secret Library Kept Dreams Alive “Syria’s Secret Library,” by Mike Thomson, tells the story of a hidden book collection in a bombed-out building that functioned as “an oasis of norma...
12:00, 2019-09-28

Syrian TV: Israeli rocket strike kills a soldier, injures 1 DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media says an Israeli rocket attack has struck the country’s south, killing one soldier and injuring anothe...
21:12, 2019-05-27

What matters to Canada’s new Syrian-born citizens in this federal election? Excited to have the chance to vote, these new Canadians say immigration policy is an important factor in deciding who they choose on election day....
01:12, 2019-10-05

Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media say government forces have regained control of a northwestern village, just days after losing it to militan...
12:36, 2019-05-26

Turkey presses Syrian assault as thousands flee the fighting People run to take cover after mortars fired from Syria, in Akcakale, Turkey, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. An Associated Press journalist said at least t...
17:20, 2019-10-10

Syrian government documents show reach of Assad’s agencies BEIRUT (AP) — A Washington-based Syrian watchdog says thousands of documents collected from abandoned Syrian government offices reveal the reach of P...
13:20, 2019-05-21

Car bomb kills 2 in western Iraqi village near Syrian border BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says a car bomb has exploded in a western village near the Syrian border, killing two people and wounding t...
18:40, 2019-05-23

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of...
13:56, 2019-06-08

Syrian foreign minister demands withdrawal of all U.S. and Turkish troops There are around 1,000 U.S. troops in Syria on a mission to combat Islamic State militants....
23:00, 2019-09-28

U.K. journalists take cover after being ‘tracked, targeted and fired upon’ by Syrian forces “We had suddenly become the new targets,” wrote Sky News journalist Alex Crawford of the incident....
02:40, 2019-05-24

Report: ‘Foreign bodies’ enter Syrian airspace from Israel DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that “foreign bodies” have entered Syrian air space from Israel in the countryR...
23:12, 2019-05-18

Syrian refugee arrested for plot to bomb Pittsburgh church Federal authorities have arrested a Syrian refugee who was plotting to attack a Pittsburgh church, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Mus...
01:00, 2019-06-20

Russia says Syrian government forces halt fire in Idlib MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says Syrian government forces have unilaterally ceased fire in the northern Idlib province, the last major rebel stronghold. Fig...
14:48, 2019-05-19

Crop fires, a weapon of war, ruin Iraqi, Syrian harvests IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Crop fires in parts of Syria and Iraq this month have been blamed alternately on defeated Islamic State militants seeking to aveng...
09:16, 2019-05-30

Prosecutors: Syrian man planned ISIS-fueled church bombing PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Syrian refugee who came to the U.S. three years ago plotted to bomb a church this spring to inspire followers of the Islamic Stat...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Canadian abortion rights group condemns cinema chain over 'anti-choice' film Country’s largest cinema chain criticized for screening Unplanned, which is said to promote falsehoods about reproductive healthAbortion rights defen...
19:32, 2019-07-09

Australian PM condemns English fans for booing injured Steve Smith during Ashes Test Scott Morrison says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer batsman after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test at Lord’...
09:20, 2019-08-19

Scott Morrison condemns English fans for booing Steve Smith during Ashes Test Australian prime minister says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer Smith after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test...
04:32, 2019-08-19

As he heads to prison, Trump’s ex-lawyer condemns ‘xenophobia, injustice and lies at the helm of our country’ NEW YORK (AP) — As he heads to prison, Trump’s ex-lawyer condemns ‘xenophobia, injustice and lies at the helm of our country’...
16:36, 2019-05-06

Yemen update: UNICEF chief condemns attack in Taiz that claims lives of seven children Nowhere is safe in Yemen, the head of the UN Children’s Fund UNICEF said, after an attack in the city of Taiz claimed the lives of 12 civilians, incl...
16:36, 2019-05-27

Dozens killed and injured by new attacks in western Yemen, UN coordinator condemns ‘outrageous’ toll Reports from Yemen’s Hajjah Governorate indicate that scores of civilians have been killed following attacks on residential areas over the past two d...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Mark Butler condemns Labor frontbencher's plan to adopt Coalition climate policy Shadow climate change minister says Joel Fitzgibbon’s suggestion is inconsistent with Paris agreementThe shadow climate change minister, Mark Butler,...
05:44, 2019-10-09

Trump condemns white supremacy, calls for ‘red flag’ laws in wake of mass shootings Saying “hate has no place in America,” President Trump on Monday called for a bipartisan response to the mass shootings over the weekend ...
17:04, 2019-08-05

DStv strongly condemns, distances itself from Zodwa Wabantu’s homophobic Moja Love remarks MultiChoice is strongly condemning and distancing itself from the controversial reality TV star Zodwa Wabantu, amidst growing calls for Zodwa Banatu:...
14:40, 2019-07-11

Bianca Devins vigil watched by suspect Brandon Clark's brother who 'condemns him to hell' THE VIGIL of brutally murdered Bianca Devins was watched by a family member of the prime suspect in the case....
22:36, 2019-07-16

UN condemns attack on Ebola treatment centre in DR Congo which left doctor dead, two others injured The UN has condemned an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Friday, which led to the death of a doctor wor...
02:52, 2019-04-20

Belgium takes back six children of Isis fighters from Syrian camps Children with parents face less certain future, with countries reluctant to repatriate supporters of violent jihadSix Belgian children of Islamic Sta...
06:40, 2019-06-15

Syrian refugee, 17, attacked on San Diego trolley by man shouting slurs, police say Assault comes amid spate of Islamophobic hate crimes in southern California, advocates sayA 17-year-old Syrian refugee was attacked on a trolley in S...
00:52, 2019-10-18

‘Foreign children’ in overwhelmed Syrian camp need urgent international help, says top UN official Help is needed urgently from the international community to help some 2,500 apparently stateless “foreign children” at a camp for the displaced, in n...
18:44, 2019-04-18

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the dea...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Syrian Army Discovers Tragic Destruction of Apamea at the Hands of Terrorists The Head of the Department of Antiquities and Museums of Hama in Syria, Abdul Qader Farzet, has announced that the ancient Syrian city of Apamea, whi...
20:36, 2019-05-29

Germany: Syrian faces Islamic State-linked terrorism charges BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors in Germany say a 31-year-old Syrian citizen faces terrorism charges for joining the Islamic State group in Syria. Fares A.B...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Now Canadian citizens, some Syrian refugees able to cast federal ballot for first time A few thousand people born in Syria have become Canadian citizens since 2015, and will be able to exercise their democratic right to vote this fall....
21:16, 2019-08-10

Ben Stiller advocates for Syrian refugees in emotional testimony, urges lawmakers to 'not look away' Actor and director Ben Stiller went to Capitol Hill Wednesday to advocate for Syrian refugees and talk how the U.S. can help....
19:16, 2019-05-02

Syrian teenager left suffering in Athens by UK Home Office 'failure' Unaccompanied Syrian fell into despair after waiting more than six months for response to applicationA Syrian teenager left suicidal after the Home O...
17:56, 2019-07-11

Syrian insurgents shell government-held rural area, kill 12 DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian insurgents fired rockets into residential parts of the government-held northern province of Aleppo, striking a wedding party...
13:32, 2019-06-17

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 state media claims Israeli airstrikes hit sites near Damascus Regime says air defences confronted the attack, which was launched from Lebanese airspaceFour civilians have been killed and 21 injured in Israeli mi...
08:52, 2019-07-01

Freeland revokes appointment of Syrian consul after backlash over Assad support Canada is revoking its approval of a diplomatic appointment by the Syrian government to the country's consulate in Montreal....
17:40, 2019-09-25

Andrew Scheer calls appointment of Syrian consul in Montreal ‘outrageous’ Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says it is "outrageous'' that Ottawa has allowed a sympathizer of the Syrian president to become the honorary consu...
19:44, 2019-09-24

New UN-Syrian Action Plan signals an 'important day' for child protection, says UN envoy The top UN official charged with representing the interests of children caught up in armed conflict, has signed a landmark new agreement on child pro...
19:28, 2019-07-01

Steven Seagal film to tell story of Syrian toddler who drowned in Mediterranean Action star involved in Aylan Baby, about the three-year-old whose death widened awareness of the migrant crisisThe tragic death of Alan Kurdi, the t...
15:20, 2019-06-28

Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up Turkey aims to resettle at least a third of the refugees in ‘safe zone’ within Syria, president saysThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has ...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Syrian army prepares for clashes with Turkish forces as U.S. troops withdraw The Syrian army’s deployment near the Turkish border came hours after Syrian Kurdish forces previously allied with the U.S. said they had reached a d...
13:36, 2019-10-14

German chancellor urges Turkey’s president to stop Syrian invasion German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a Sunday phone call urged Turkey’s president to immediately halt his country’s military operations in northern Syr...
08:24, 2019-10-14

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

Rebels partially withdraw in key Syrian town as pro-Assad troops advance Move by insurgents in Khan Sheikhun marks a milestone for Idlib, the last major rebel strongholdInsurgent groups have partially withdrawn from Khan S...
10:40, 2019-08-20

Bullied Syrian schoolboy sues Tommy Robinson for £100,000 over Facebook comments Tommy Robinson is being sued for £100,000 over comments he made about a Syrian refugee who was filmed being attacked at school....
13:56, 2019-05-16

Syrian father, whose twins were killed in poison gas attack, displaced by violence again As Syria’s civil war edges toward a bloody end, many displaced persons fear that a government win will bring little relief — or sense of closure....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Six children among 53 confirmed fatalities after Libya detention centre airstrikes: Security Council condemns attack The toll from Tuesday’s reported airstrikes on a detention centre in the suburbs of Tripoli has risen to 53 dead and more than 130 injured among the ...
12:12, 2019-07-22

Tottenham 0 Newcastle 1: Joelinton's maiden Magpies goal condemns Spurs to first defeat of new season Joelinton scored his first goal for Newcastle as Tottenham stuttered to a 1-0 defeat on home soil....
20:20, 2019-08-25

Deadly violence at Israel-Gaza border escalates dangerously: UN chief condemns in strongest terms The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, is following with “deep concern” the latest developments across the Gaza-Israeli border and u...
20:16, 2019-05-05

Scott Morrison condemns Alan Jones's call to 'shove sock down throat' of Jacinda Ardern Australia PM says radio host ‘way out of line’ for comments about New Zealand leaderScott Morrison has said the radio presenter Alan Jones was “way o...
00:16, 2019-08-16

German trial opens into group rape outside nightclub; main suspects Syrian Eleven men including Syrians have gone on trial in Freiburg, southern Germany, over alleged rapes of an 18-year-old outside a nightclub. Between now ...
10:44, 2019-06-26

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

German trial opens into group rape outside nightclub; main suspect Syrian Eleven men including Syrians have gone on trial in Freiburg, southern Germany, over alleged rapes of an 18-year-old outside a nightclub. Between now ...
11:36, 2019-06-26

Syrian rebel town Ariha pounded in airstrike, causing civilian casualties A busy, open-air market was targeted in an airstrike, according to monitors. The town of Ariha in Idlib province has been the focus of a Syrian offen...
20:40, 2019-07-27

'Dance is my passport': Syrian ballet dancer Ahmad Joudeh on dancing as home Becoming a successful ballet dancer while growing up in a refugee camp wasn't easy. DW caught up with the Netherlands-based dancer on World Dance Day...
12:52, 2019-05-01

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

UN human rights chief fears world has grown numb to Syrian carnage The relentless campaign of airstrikes in Syria has been met with a “collective shrug,” the top United Nations human rights official said on Friday, d...
17:36, 2019-07-26

Syrian crisis is ‘clearest example’ of foreign investment in terrorism, Deputy Prime Minister says at UN Although terrorism is a “global nightmare which haunts everyone”, some countries have invested in terrorism as a tool to impose their “insidious agen...
20:24, 2019-09-28

Canada suspends new export permits to Turkey amid Syrian military operation Canada has been vocal in its disapproval of Turkey's recent actions since the country began a military operation in northern Syria last week....
16:40, 2019-10-15

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

Inside the Syrian camp that is a 'ticking time bomb' for another wave of ISIS violence Christian Spreitz / BILD am Sonntag A refugee camp in northeastern Syria is being flooded by the fleeing families of ISIS fighters. After ISIS was mi...
17:44, 2019-10-02

Toronto Syrian restaurant owners defy death threats to stay open Owners of popular Soufi’s targeted with hate mail and threatsFamily says wave of support inspired them to reverse decisionA popular Syrian restaurant...
22:08, 2019-10-10

Hundreds of ISIS supporters escape as Turkish forces approach key Syrian town Turkish forces approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria on Sunday, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters ...
14:56, 2019-10-13

UN Middle East Coordinator strongly condemns ‘arrests and violence’ by Hamas security forces during Gaza protests The UN’s Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process has strongly condemned the violent response by security forces in the Hamas-controlled...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Syrian refugee filmed being attacked at school sues Tommy Robinson over Facebook comments Tommy Robinson is being sued for £100,000 over comments he made about a Syrian refugee who was filmed being attacked at school....
14:44, 2019-05-16

Assad niece forfeits £25k of Syrian regime cash held in London bank account A niece of Syria's president Assad today agreed to forfeit thousands of pounds held in a London bank account after a court heard it was Syrian regime...
14:40, 2019-05-21

Syrian schoolboy with strong Belfast accent praised for acting as interpreter to help fellow pupils A Syrian schoolboy living in Northern Ireland has captured hearts after revealing how he acts as an interpreter for other pupils - while speaking wit...
11:44, 2019-05-30

Moment Syrian tank opens fire on Sky News crew and journalist Alex Crawford Sky News journalist Alex Crawford and her crew were deliberately targeted and fired upon by Syrian forces....
10:16, 2019-05-24

Syrian displacement poses ‘serious threat’ to Lebanon’s development goals, President tells UN Assembly While the “heated” wars in the Middle East over the last decade have recessed, the President of Lebanon told the United Nations General Assembly’s an...
20:12, 2019-09-25

UPDATED: Thousands flee fighting around Libyan capital as Guterres condemns escalation, urges 'immediate halt' to all military operations The UN chief António Guterres strongly condemned  on Monday night the military escalation and ongoing fighting in and around the Libyan capital, Trip...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Donald Trump has 'blood on his hands' for abandoning Kurds, says retired US general President Donald Trump has "blood on his hands" for abandoning America's Kurdish allies in Syria, according to retired General John Allen....
12:36, 2019-10-14

News channel RT fined £200,000 by Ofcom for failing to be impartial in coverage of Novichok incident and Syrian conflict Ofcom has fined news channel RT £200,000 for failure to preserve impartiality in seven news and current affairs programmes, the watchdog said....
12:00, 2019-07-26

A Syrian family had to shut down their Toronto restaurant amid death threats after their son participated in an antifa protest Vince Talotta/Toronto Star via Getty Images A Syrian family will soon reopen its beloved Toronto restaurant after receiving a deluge of hateful and x...
02:48, 2019-10-11

COMMENTARY: Fate of Syrian restaurant in Toronto shows hate coming home to roost in this election It’s precisely because of this dangerous climate that the Leaders’ Debates Commission should not have provided Bernier with a platform during the two...
16:04, 2019-10-11

Photo of Rio Grande drowning evokes painful memories for aunt of Syrian refugee Alan Kurdi WARNING: This post contains content some viewers may find disturbing. Discretion is advised....
03:56, 2019-06-27

Syrian state TV: Israeli rocket attack against military post in south kills 1 soldier and injures another DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state TV: Israeli rocket attack against military post in south kills 1 soldier and injures another ....
21:12, 2019-05-27

Israeli fighter jets launch huge attack on Syrian capital – massive explosions rock city ISRAELI warplanes have launched attacks on Syrian military positions outside the capital Damascus and in the city of Homs....
05:44, 2019-07-01

‘Do something’; UN relief chief urges Security Council action to stop the Syrian carnage unfolding ‘in front of your eyes’ Bombing and shelling in Syria for more than 90 days by the Government and Russia have led to “carnage in the so-called de-escalation zone” of Idlib, ...
22:04, 2019-07-30

UN Security Council ‘utterly failed’ Syrian detainees; a victim voices her plea to ‘end impunity and stop this horror’  The Security Council has “utterly failed Syrian detainees and their families”, Amina Khoulani, Co-founder of Families for Freedom, told the Security ...
21:12, 2019-08-07

‘You can and should do more’ to include people with disabilities, wheelchair-bound Syrian advocate tells Security Council in searing speech The UN Security Council was told on Wednesday that people with disabilities “can’t wait any longer” for more of a say in how the world’s top diplomat...
02:32, 2019-04-25

Linda Fairstein condemns Netflix series 'When They See Us' on Central Park Five It "attempts to portray me as an overzealous prosecutor and a bigot, the police as incompetent or worse..." Linda Fairstein wrote in an op-ed.  ...
20:04, 2019-06-11

Saudi-based Islamic group condemns attack on Saudi airport CAIRO (AP) — The Saudi-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation has condemned the Houthi rebel attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abha regional airport,...
17:48, 2019-06-13

Boxing News at Five: Bob Arum condemns British boxing authorities, Ruiz does not want Joshua rematch in UK Bob Arum is concerned about Lomachenko coming to the UK and heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz isn't happy either The post Boxing News at Five: Bob Arum ...
19:36, 2019-08-01

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Syrian detainees, Zimbabwe hunger crisis, Kabul attack, Mexico disappearances, new tech to feed the world Wednesday’s top stories: Syrian detainees “failed by Security Council”; Zimbabwe experiencing “worst-ever hunger crisis”; deadly Kabul attack; Mexico...
22:40, 2019-08-07