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Kurds found out about Trump withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria from Twitter

The United States' Kurdish allies learned of President Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops from northern Syria on Twitter....

Kurds found out about Trump withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria from Twitter

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

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

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

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

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

Iraq says US troops leaving Syria can't redeploy there and have to leave in 4 weeks, a fresh embarrassment in Trump's botched withdrawal Hadi Mizban/AP One thousand American troops are leaving northeast Syria after President Donald Trump decided to pull them out earlier this month. Ear...
14:52, 2019-10-23

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

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

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

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

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

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

Turkey 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump'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

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

SAS may be forced out of Syria after Trump announces US withdrawal Elite British troops will be left dangerously exposed without logistical support from US allies...
15:08, 2019-10-08

Trump 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

US to reverse Trump troop withdrawal and send tanks to Syria – reports Tanks to come from units already in Middle East, report saysTrump has said US ‘secured oil’ despite withdrawalThe US is reportedly planning to deploy...
00:52, 2019-10-25

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump downplayed central role Kurds played in Baghdadi raid after abandoning them in Syria President Donald Trump's controversial decision to abandon Kurdish forces in Syria delayed the raid that took out ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. T...
18:52, 2019-10-29

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'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

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

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

Trump'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

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

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

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'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

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

US plans to send tanks to Syria oil fields, reversing Trump troop withdrawal – reports Tanks to come from units already in Middle East, report saysTrump has said US ‘secured oil’ despite withdrawalThe US is reportedly planning to deploy...
03:00, 2019-10-25

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

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

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

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

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

Trump contradicts aides and says troops in Syria 'only for oil' President makes remarks as he hosts Recep Tayyip ErdoğanTrump’s own officials say military is fighting IsisDonald Trump has insisted that the US mili...
03:56, 2019-11-14

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

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 says U.S. left troops in Syria 'only for the oil,' appearing to contradict Pentagon Last Thursday, the vice director of the Pentagon's Joint Staff corrected a reporter who said the mission there was to protect the oil....
21:24, 2019-11-13

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

Trump is right to take troops out of Syria. Now they must leave Iraq and Afghanistan | Simon Jenkins The president’s motive for abandoning the Kurds is unclear, but the continued US presence in foreign wars is a disasterDonald Trump is right to extri...
17:24, 2019-10-14

Trump's plan to leave some US troops in Syria to guard its oil is now doomed, thanks to Putin AP Russia and Turkey are now poised to further derail the US's limited presence through a mutual agreement. The two countries announced Wednesday tha...
21:48, 2019-10-23

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

Trump 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

Syrian Kurds begin withdrawal, accuse Turkey of violating truce Syrian Kurdish forces and Turkey have accused each other of violating a truce. The Kurdish-led SDF is reportedly pulling away from sections of the bo...
21:36, 2019-10-24

Russia says its troops have filled void left in Syria by US troops Russia on Tuesday said it has filled the void left by the withdrawal of US troops in northern Syria and its units are acting as a buffer to prevent c...
17:40, 2019-10-15

Contrary to Trump’s claims, U.S. troops exiting Syria will go to western Iraq — not home His comments were the first to specifically lay out where American troops will go as they leave Syria and what the counter-IS fight could look like....
23:04, 2019-10-20

Here are the 5 major players that will feel the impact from Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria Hussein Malla/AP President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that US troops would soon be pulling out of northeastern Syria. The White House said in a...
07:04, 2019-10-08

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

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

‘Stupid endless wars’: Trump defends decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria Turkey launched its offensive Wednesday against Kurdish fighters in Syria, who have helped the U.S. against the Islamic State....
18:12, 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 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

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

Trump is parroting Vladimir Putin's talking points as he defends pulling US troops from Syria Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump has been embroiled in a firestorm of controversy in Washington over his decision last week to abru...
22:08, 2019-10-16

1,000 US troops left in Syria will be moved to Iraq as the Trump administration faces fallout over a possible ISIS resurgence Associated Press US soldiers in Syria will soon be moved to neighboring Iraq in order to fight a possible Islamic State resurgence, Secretary of Defe...
04:56, 2019-10-21

Most US troops left in Syria could be moved to Iraq as the Trump administration faces fallout over a possible ISIS resurgence Associated Press Most US troops in Syria will soon be moved to neighboring Iraq to prevent a resurgence by the Islamic State terrorist group, Secreta...
16:52, 2019-10-21

Turkey and Syria are fighting in a shoe box in northern Syria, and officials fear it could ignite a bigger conflict with Russia REUTERS/Murad Sezer US and Russian troops in northwestern Syria are caught between increasingly hostile Turkish and Syrian government forces, which h...
16:08, 2020-02-04

'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

Syrian Kurds mobilize across from Turkish troops Kurds in northeastern Syria issued a "general mobilization" call along the border with Turkey. It comes as Ankara prepares for an invasion of the are...
12:08, 2019-10-09

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout The shift could lead to clashes between Turkey and Syria and raises the specter of a resurgent Islamic State group....
02:32, 2019-10-14

Syrian Kurds Pelt Retreating U.S. Troops with Rotten Fruit Despite President Trump's claims the Kurds are happy the U.S. is abandoning them, video shows them throwing rotten fruit at U.S. troops....
18:12, 2019-10-21

Trump's shocking decision to pull US troops out of Syria could lead to thousands of ISIS fighters escaping from jail, Syrian official warns Associated Press ISIS could use the confusion caused by a US withdrawal from northern Syria to attempt to free thousands of captured fighters, a Syri...
18:44, 2019-10-07

Germany caught between Turks and Kurds in Syria Germany's large Kurdish and Turkish communities are a major factor in its unique geopolitical role in the Syria conflict. Kurdish leaders in Germany ...
23:44, 2019-10-09

German man fighting for Kurds killed in Syria Konstantin G. fought the "Islamic State" side-by-side with the Kurdish YPG, who were the local allies of US forces on the ground. He was killed in Oc...
19:28, 2019-11-05

Letter from US military indicates withdrawal of troops from Iraq – live US military announces the ‘onward movement’ of US troops and confirms authenticity of letterHelp us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider makin...
22:04, 2020-01-06

Northern Trust withdrawal might be beginning of end for Tiger Woods It sure looks like we’re approaching a time when we’re not going to see Tiger Woods competing at tournaments regularly anymore … if we haven’t alread...
04:08, 2019-08-10

US troops withdrawing from Syria redeployed to 'monitor situation' in region, Donald Trump says Donald Trump has said US troops he ordered to leave Syria will remain in the Middle East to prevent a resurgence of the Islamic State threat....
23:36, 2019-10-14

Erdogan threatens to 'clear out' Kurds at Syria border Turkey's Erdogan has announced he will "clear out" Kurdish forces from the Syrian border if Russia fails to do so. The Turkish leader's comments come...
21:08, 2019-10-26

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

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

Ukraine and separatist troops begin withdrawal from Luhansk town Kyiv government forces and pro-Russian troops have started withdrawing from the eastern Ukrainian town of Zolote. The move is a key precondition for ...
17:36, 2019-10-29

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

As US forces decamp to Iraq, Syrian Kurds make last desperate plea for troops to stay US TROOPS DECAMP: A convoy of more than 100 armored vehicles carrying U.S. troops was spotted crossing from Syria into semi-autonomous Kurdish region...
14:56, 2019-10-21

As U.S. forces decamp to Iraq, Syrian Kurds make last desperate plea for troops to stay US TROOPS DECAMP: A convoy of more than 100 armored vehicles carrying U.S. troops was spotted crossing from Syria into semi-autonomous Kurdish region...
13:24, 2019-10-21

Erdogan talks Syria with Putin and issues warning to Kurds Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to welcome his Turkish counterpart for talks on the future of the Syrian conflict. Moscow is seeking to cemen...
12:36, 2019-10-22

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

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

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

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

Opinion: Erdogan wins big as clock ticks for Syria Kurds Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart have agreed to extend the ceasefire in northern Syria by six days. The deal they m...
18:40, 2019-10-23

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

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

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

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House announced on...
09:52, 2019-10-07

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

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

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

Kurds, German supporters rally in resistance to Turkish offensive in Syria Turkey's military incursion into northeast Syria is reverberating among Kurds in Germany and their supporters. Germany has the largest Kurdish diaspo...
00:20, 2019-10-20

Erdoğan threatens to ramp up assault on Kurds in Syria 'safe zone' Turkish leader says he will act ‘even more strongly’ as end of US-brokered ceasefire loomsThe Turkish president has threatened to press ahead with an...
14:56, 2019-10-22

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

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 had back channel open to Syria, Russia over fears of U.S. pullout: officials The Kurds opened a back channel to the Syrian government and the Russians in 2018, with those talks ramping up significantly in recent weeks....
00:32, 2019-10-16

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

Syria’s Kurds dreamt of a ‘Rojava revolution’. Assad will snuff this out | Kenan Malik A brave social experiment looks doomed at the hands of Syria’s dictatorThree hundred thousand people displaced. Villages and infrastructure destroyed...
09:32, 2019-10-27

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

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

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

Senior US envoy in Syria highly critical of troop withdrawal WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior American diplomat has written a highly critical assessment of the Trump administration’s abrupt withdrawal of troops from ...
00:40, 2019-11-08

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
18:00, 2019-10-07

Tiger Woods play schedule after 'mild oblique strain' forces withdrawal from Northern Trust Woods fired a 4-over 75 on Thursday and was likely headed for another missed cut going into the weekend...
16:44, 2019-08-11

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

US begins troop withdrawal from northeastern Syria ahead of Turkish military offensive US troops began to withdraw from northeastern Syria on Monday, clearing the way for planned Turkish military operations. The White House had earlier ...
10:12, 2019-10-07

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

Syria moves troops toward Turkish offensive The Syrian military has mobilized soldiers toward the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. A senior Kurdish politician said government...
01:32, 2019-10-14

US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies nee...
05:20, 2019-07-07

U.S. troops come under Turkish artillery fire in Syria The explosion comes as the Turkish military launches air and artillery strikes across the border....
02:12, 2019-10-12

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

U.S. will add troops near Syria oil fields: Pentagon chief The vacuum left by Trump's partial withdrawal has created an opening that Russia exploited by moving forces into the area....
16:52, 2019-10-25

Syria moves troops towards Turkish offensive The Syrian military is mobilizing soldiers towards the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. A senior Kurdish politician said governmen...
21:12, 2019-10-13

US will keep 500 or 600 troops in Syria to counter Isis, chief says Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff gives Veterans Day interviewTurkish president Erdoğan due at White House this weekAbout 500 or 600 US troops will r...
19:40, 2019-11-10

US troops have been squaring off with Russian contractors in Syria Baderkhan Ahmad/AP Russian contractors are pushing into territory held by US partner forces in Syria, the top US envoy to the country said this week....
20:44, 2020-02-06

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

12 killed, several wounded by car bomb in northern Syria A car bomb exploded Saturday in a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkey-backed opposition fighters, killing at least 12 people and wounding sever...
13:32, 2019-11-16

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

U.S. troops leaving Syria not given permission to stay in Iraq The statement appears to contradict U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, who has said that under the current plan, all U.S. troops leaving Syria will g...
16:20, 2019-10-22

US troops returning to Syria over fears ISIS will take oil fields The crisis in Syria deepened further Friday as US officials acknowledged troops are returning to the war-torn country and the Turkish president deman...
04:32, 2019-10-26

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

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

Syria: Germany rejects US demand for ground troops US representatives had requested Germany increase their military presence in Syria as the US plans to move its own troops out of Syria in the near fu...
17:04, 2019-07-08

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

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

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

Turkey targets Syria troops in deadly counterattack Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to continue Ankara's operation in Idlib, Syria, after at least four Turkish soldiers were killed du...
12:44, 2020-02-03

US troops in Syria come under fire from Turkish positions, Pentagon says All US troops accounted for after explosion near outpost where Turkey knew American forces were present, official saysUS troops deployed near the cit...
16:20, 2019-10-12

US will leave about 600 troops in Syria for ‘enduring defeat of ISIS’ The US military will keep about 600 troops in Syria to maintain the “enduring defeat of ISIS,” the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff ...
00:20, 2019-11-11

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

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

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

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

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

U.S. may leave some troops in Syria to make sure oil fields don’t fall to ISIS The Pentagon chief said the plan was still in the discussion phase and had not yet been presented to President Donald Trump....
20:40, 2019-10-21

US deploying more troops around Syria oil fields after killing of Isis leader Trump has said he hopes to secure a US share of Syrian oil revenues, which is potentially a war crimeThe US military has started reinforcing its posi...
21:28, 2019-10-28

'Banditry': Russia slams US as troops move back into Syria US convoy observed driving south from city of QamishliDonald Trump had said US troops would leave war-torn SyriaRussia’s defense ministry on Saturday...
23:44, 2019-10-26

US will withdraw its troops in northeast Syria and pave the way for Turkish assault US Marine Corps The White House said Sunday that US forces in northeast Syria will move aside and clear the way for an expected Turkish assault. For ...
08:04, 2019-10-07

US to withdraw its troops in northeast Syria and pave the way for Turkish assault US Marine Corps The White House on Sunday said US forces in northeastern Syria would move aside and clear the way for an expected Turkish assault. Fo...
11:20, 2019-10-07

Syria violence kills dozens of troops and civilians in north BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say government airstrikes and intense shelling on rebel-held areas in northwest Syria have claimed the live...
16:28, 2019-06-15

Defense chief: U.S. troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq Mark Esper’s comments were the first to specifically lay out where American troops will go as they leave Syria....
14:16, 2019-10-20

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

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, 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

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 threatens to hit back as Assad advances in northern Syria Three million stuck at Turkish border in one of worst humanitarian crises since start of warTime is running out for three million civilians on Syria’...
11:20, 2020-02-09

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

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

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

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

US troops pelted with rotten fruit and stones as they leave Syria – video People have thrown rotten fruit and stones at US troops as they left Syria in armed vehicles, with one man appearing to shout: ‘You liars!’Donald Tru...
12:44, 2019-10-21

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

US troops in Syria were nearly struck by Turkish artillery barrages that came dangerously close 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...
23:56, 2019-10-11

Deadly clash in Syria a vivid reminder of US troops' ill-defined mission Since Trump abruptly ended his pact with the Kurds, the US presence in the country’s north-east has been stuck in a quagmireAmerican battle trucks st...
17:12, 2020-02-13

US troops pulled from Syria will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS: defense secretary US troops being pulled out of Syria will be deployed to western Iraq where they will battle Islamic State terrorists, Defense Secretary Mark Esper sa...
15:40, 2019-10-20

American troops exiting Syria will go to western Iraq: U.S. defence chief His comments were the first to specifically lay out where American troops will go as they leave Syria and what the counter-IS fight could look like....
06:48, 2019-10-20

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

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

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

Turkey and the Assad regime kill at least 21, mostly civilians, in northern Syria in airstrikes At least 21 people have been killed in separate airstrikes in Syria, according to human rights groups and the Syrian Democratic Forces. The strikes c...
19:40, 2019-12-02

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

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

Turkey's 'safe zone' in northern Syria unsafe for civilians, says report Human Rights Watch says fighters could be guilty of war crimes against local populationTurkey’s newly established “safe zone” in northern Syria is fa...
16:32, 2019-11-27

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

US diplomat: Russian-controlled forces risking conflict with American troops in Syria Russian-controlled forces in Syria have been roaming deeper into U.S.-held territory, raising the risk of conflict in an apparent effort “to challeng...
00:04, 2020-02-06

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

Sen. Lindsey Graham and a Fox News contributor threw a Hail Mary to keep US troops in Syria Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and retired US Army Gen. Jack Keane reportedly tried convincing President Donald Trump to walk ...
21:20, 2019-10-22

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

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

Renewal of cross-border aid operation critical to northern Syria: UN relief chief The top UN humanitarian official was in the Security Council on Wednesday to appeal for the renewal of an operation that delivers life-saving food an...
00:04, 2019-11-15

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

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

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

Video appears to show US troops being pelted with stones and rotten fruit as they pull out of Syria YouTube/Hewar News Video appears to show a US Army vehicle being pelted with stones and rotten fruit in the Syrian border town of Qamishli as troops ...
12:16, 2019-10-21

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

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

Monday’s Daily Brief: US formally announces climate accord withdrawal, young foreigners stranded in Syria, India toxic smog crisis, Ebola worker death shows frontline risks A recap of stories this Monday: UN reaction to US Paris Agreement withdrawal; UNICEF urges repatriation of children stranded in Syria; Public health ...
23:52, 2019-11-04

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

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

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

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

Why Trump Abandoned the Kurds, 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....
17:16, 2019-10-08

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - Trump wins 14th ranking title with Northern Ireland Open success "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
22:36, 2019-11-17

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

'We knew this would happen': Kurds in Nashville say Trump betrayed them Residents of the Tennessee city – the Kurdish capital of America – feel ‘sold out’ but unsurprised by troop withdrawalIf you spend enough time in Kur...
09:16, 2019-10-13

Kurds in US feel ‘betrayed’ at Trump’s troop pullback Kurds have long played a role in US military action in the Middle East, from the first Gulf War in the early 1990s to the latest fights against Islam...
22:24, 2019-10-11

Hiker who vanished in Northern California is found dead The body of a hiker who vanished in Northern California last week was discovered Sunday and it is believed the cause of death stemmed from a slip on ...
07:12, 2019-08-19

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

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

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 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 claims Kurds are 'no angels' as he praises Turkish offensive President’s assertion undercuts US mission to Turkey aimed at urging Erdoğan to halt offensiveDonald Trump has hailed his decision to withdraw US tro...
20:32, 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

Three-eyed snake found by park rangers in northern Australia Wildlife authorities have discovered a three-eyed snake on a highway in northern Australia....
16:20, 2019-05-02

Fastest ants in world found in northern Sahara, researchers say Silver ants travel 108 times their body length per second and have stride rate 10 times that of Usain BoltThe sand dunes of the northern Sahara are h...
00:08, 2019-10-17

Clean energy found to be a 'pathway to prosperity’ for Northern Territory Renewable energy is not only a money-spinner for the NT, it can also help the fossil fuel industries expand, a new report saysEnergy development in t...
20:28, 2019-06-19

Northern Ireland abortion law found to breach human rights A court rules in favour of a woman who challenged the law after she was denied a termination in NI....
16:04, 2019-10-03

Large tortoise found wandering along northern Alberta road A staff member at a school in the northern Alberta community of Wabasca found an usual animal wandering along the road Wednesday afternoon. ...
06:48, 2019-06-20

'It could change everything': coin found off northern Australia may be from pre-1400 Africa Experts believe they may have found a Kilwa coin that could change what we know about the history of global tradeIt’s Anzac Day and the usually busy ...
23:52, 2019-05-11

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 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

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

Tortoise found in northern Alberta reunited with Spruce Grove owner Principal Christine Gullion said she received a call from a Spruce Grove man who recognized his pet tortoise from Global News' coverage....
22:08, 2019-06-24

41 migrants found alive in back of refrigerated truck in northern Greece None of the migrants was injured, though some asked for medical assistance, a Greek police official said....
17:52, 2019-11-04

Teenage girl found shot to death near northern Arizona town CHINO VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office says a 16-year-old girl was found shot to death near Chino Valley. Spokesman Dwi...
06:24, 2019-06-17

Dead dogs found in northern Wisconsin believed to be poisoned: DNR reports The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating cases where pet dogs and wildlife were fatally poisoned in three Wisconsin count...
00:08, 2019-04-21

Trump to meet top advisers over US withdrawal from Afghanistan – live Trump to review peace plan that could end 18-year warTlaib rejects Israel’s offer to visit family in West BankSign up for the US briefing and get a n...
18:52, 2019-08-16

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

John Oliver Accuses Donald Trump of Betraying the Kurds on Last Week Tonight On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver once again turned his attention to Donald Trump—specifically Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of S...
09:04, 2019-10-28

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

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

Veterans who served alongside the Kurds say Trump set dangerous precedent by abandoning these allies River Rainbow O'Mahoney Hagg President Donald Trump's decision to pull US troops out of northern Syria was met with an uproar from lawmakers, citizen...
07:44, 2019-11-14

Lone Star tick, known to cause red meat allergy, found in northern Wisconsin: report The Lone Star tick, a type of tick that’s known to cause some people it bites to develop an allergy to red meat, has reportedly been found in norther...
21:32, 2019-06-29

Trump talks Afghanistan troop withdrawal with top security officials President Trump met Friday with his top security officials to try to figure out how to withdraw from Afghanistan, where the US has been mired in figh...
01:08, 2019-08-17

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

Trump's Turkey deal hands power to Ankara and leaves Syrian Kurds for dead Trump hails ceasefire and ‘safe zone’ on Turkey-Syria border as ‘great day for civilisation’ but few believe itThe deal agreed between the US and Tur...
17:12, 2019-10-18

Veterans who served alongside the Kurds say Trump set a dangerous precedent abandoning American allies River Rainbow O'Mahoney Hagg President Donald Trump's decision to pull US troops out of northern Syria was met with an uproar from lawmakers, citizen...
15:16, 2019-11-14

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

Dead mangrove forests in northern Australia found to emit more methane than live trees Emissions from dead trees were eight times higher than those from the healthy treesMangrove forests that died along a 1,000km stretch of coastline in...
09:20, 2019-07-02

Trump Administration to Begin Official Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord President Trump is preparing to formally withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, beginning a yearlong countdown removing the world'...
20:20, 2019-10-23

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 meets with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, claims Kurds ceasefire is holding President Trump Wednesday said Turkey is keeping ISIS in check and the ceasefire with the Kurds is “holding very well.” In an Oval Office meeting wit...
21:44, 2019-11-13

From confusing 'Quds' and 'Kurds' to killing Soleimani: Trump's evolution on Iran’s terror chief in Iraq In the fall of 2015, then-candidate Donald Trump didn’t seem to know who Qassem Soleimani was, confusing Iran’s elite military Quds Force for the Kur...
00:24, 2020-01-04

Residents of a sinking New York island shrug their shoulders at Trump’s climate withdrawal New York‘s Broad Channel neighborhood is an island in more ways than one: Politically, it is a rare pocket of staunch support for President Don...
23:16, 2019-11-05

Trump vows to leave ‘strong intelligence’ in Afghanistan amid troop withdrawal President Trump has vowed to leave “strong intelligence” in Afghanistan as he oversees US troop withdrawal from the country after 19 years of a milit...
06:52, 2019-07-02

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

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

US military officials are drawing up plans for a quick withdrawal in Afghanistan, just in case Trump abruptly pulls them out Pfc. Cameron Boyd The US Defense Department is exploring its options to completely withdraw all US troops deployed in Afghanistan, in the event Presi...
02:56, 2019-10-22

US will leave Paris climate accord, Trump administration tells UN, starting one-year timetable for withdrawal The Trump administration is starting the process of leaving the Paris climate agreement, setting in motion a long-anticipated move to become the firs...
22:36, 2019-11-04

"Prince Harry Found A Job?": Royal's Doppelganger Inspires Twitter Jokes Twitter users are joking that Prince Harry has found a new job quickly after stepping back from his royal duties - all thanks to an advert going vira...
08:08, 2020-01-29

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

He easily found hundreds of death threats against Rep. Ilhan Omar. He wants Twitter to stop them. “If it’s possible for me, as a single guy working for a couple hours over the weekend to put a little search dashboard together, to find huge numbers...
12:12, 2019-04-16

Mysterious Yeti found? Indian Army's 'footprints' claim sets Twitter ablaze If the legendary Bigfoot gets lonely after trekking across the continental U.S., maybe he can join up with the Yeti for a skiing trip....
17:00, 2019-04-30

Trump to send more troops to Poland The US and Polish presidents agreed that the US would deploy 1,000 additional US troops. Military hardware and LNG sales were agreed, and Trump moote...
08:44, 2019-06-13

Trump confirms more US troops will be sent to Poland The US troop presence in Poland will expand by 1,000, in additon to the 4,500 soldiers rotating through the country. The contingent could be made up ...
23:00, 2019-09-23

Amazon's top spokesman says his attacks against the Trump administration were his 'personal views' after Donald Trump Jr. calls him out on Twitter (AMZN) Amazon's top spokesman, Jay Carney, criticized the Trump administration during the GeekWire Summit in Seattle on Wednesday. President Trump's son, Do...
20:20, 2019-10-10

2 US troops killed and 6 injured in shooting on an Afghanistan Army base amid uncertain plans to withdraw troops Associated Press Two US troops were killed and six other Americans were injured when an Afghan soldier opened fire on an Army base in Afghanistan on ...
15:56, 2020-02-09

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

Trump surprises troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving President Trump surprised American troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving after leaving his Florida residence overnight....
21:32, 2019-11-28

Trump sending 2,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia The deployment is meant to “assure and enhance the defense of Saudi Arabia,” a spokesman said, following attacks on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure ...
18:32, 2019-10-11

Trump may move 2,000 troops from Germany to Poland President Trump said Wednesday that the US might move 2,000 troops from German to Poland — but balked when asked if a new military facility in the Ba...
20:44, 2019-06-12

The Latest: Trump says additional troops ‘mostly protective’ WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Iran tensions (all times local): 12:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says the U.S. will bolster i...
18:44, 2019-05-24

Less than half of US troops support Trump: poll President Trump frequently boasts about his love for the US military — but the feeling is not universally mutual, according to a new Military Times p...
20:44, 2019-12-19

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

Trump’s Afghanistan withdrawal plan: Cutting a deal or cutting and running? PEACE PLAN OR PULLOUT PLAN?: The shocking ISIS attack on a wedding party in Kabul, in which a suicide bomber blew himself up in the midddle of a danc...
13:56, 2019-08-19

Trump: South Korea may pay US more to keep American troops deployed President Trump said in a tweet on Wednesday that talks have started with South Korea about hiking its payment to the US for keeping American forces ...
16:00, 2019-08-07

President Trump celebrates Thanksgiving with troops in Afghanistan BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — President Donald Trump paid a surprise Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan, where he announced the U.S. and Taliba...
04:04, 2019-11-29

Trump deploys 3,500 more troops after assassination of Iran general Qasem Soleimani was killed by an air strike at Baghdad airport early on Friday ordered by US President Donald Trump...
20:40, 2020-01-03

Trump: U.S. ‘close’ to Taliban deal, troops to drop to 8,600 The Pentagon has been developing plans to withdraw as many as half of the 14,000 U.S. troops still there, but the Taliban want all U.S. and NATO forc...
01:44, 2019-08-30

Trump threatens Iraq with sanctions ‘like they’ve never seen before’ if US troops ousted “If there’s any hostility, that they do anything we think is inappropriate, we are going to put sanctions on Iraq, very big sanctions on Iraq," said ...
15:04, 2020-01-06

Trump doesn't want to go to war, he just wants to look tough, even if it puts US troops in danger AP Photo/ Jacquelyn Martin President Donald Trump's decision to kill Iran's top general was primarily about optics and looking tough to his base, eve...
15:20, 2020-01-11

Trump on why he said no US troops were hurt after Iran retaliated: 'I don't consider that to be bad injuries' President Trump downplayed injuries sustained by U.S. troops when Iran retaliated for the killing of top commander Qassem Soleimani while explaining ...
16:20, 2020-01-22

Trump Claims He Banned Trans Troops Because 'Drugs' President Donald Trump started winding down his less-than-thrilling state visit to the United Kingdom on Wednesday with a sit-down interview with one...
15:56, 2019-06-05

Trump deploys more troops to Mideast after US embassy attack By ROBERT BURNS and ELLEN KNICKMEYER WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that Iran was "fully responsible" for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, Presiden...
16:36, 2020-01-01

Trump threatens ‘very big’ sanctions if Iraq tries to oust US troops WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump insists that Iranian cultural sites are fair game for the U.S. military, dismissing concerns within his own admin...
13:36, 2020-01-06

Trump Sends 1,500 Troops to Middle East Because We're Not Going to War With Iran President Trump proclaimed earlier this month that he wasn’t going to war with Iran. Then, in less than fortnight, Trump is now sending some 1,500 tr...
23:32, 2019-05-24

Trump would consider sending 'a hell of a lot more' than 120,000 troops to Middle East President Trump acknowledged on Tuesday that he would consider sending 120,000 troops, or more, to the Middle East to deal with Iran, even as he call...
18:56, 2019-05-14

Trump weighs sending more troops to the Middle East White House ‘supportive’ of spending bill negotiations — Pentagon policy chief was in the dark on Ukraine aid freeze...
16:12, 2019-12-05

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

Northern Ireland Open recap - O'Sullivan and Trump through "Relive our rolling coverage from the Northern Ireland Open with Mark Selby and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan all in action."...
23:20, 2019-11-14

Veterans criticize Trump's downplaying of US troops' brain injuries Several US veterans’ organizations call for president to apologize for remarks about injuries suffered by service members in IraqVeterans of Foreign ...
20:08, 2020-01-25

Trump's approval among US troops continues to slip, but he's still more popular than Obama AP Photo/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump's approval rating among active-duty troops continued declining in 2019. In a survey between October and...
23:32, 2019-12-18

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

BREAKING Trump deploys 3,500 more troops after assassination of Iran general Qasem Soleimani was killed by an air strike at Baghdad airport early on Friday ordered by US President Donald Trump...
19:08, 2020-01-03

11 U.S. troops evacuated from Iraq base after Trump claimed none 'were harmed' While no service members were killed in the Iranian strike on Iraq’s Al-Asad air base, “several were treated for concussion symptoms from the blast a...
16:44, 2020-01-17

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

Trump makes surprise visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving The visit comes more than two months after Trump abruptly broke off peace talks with the Taliban after a bombing in Kabul killed 12 people, including...
21:00, 2019-11-28

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

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

Donald Trump plans to significantly cut number of US troops in Afghanistan President Trump said Thursday that the US plans to cut the number of American troops in Afghanistan from 14,000 to 8,600 and will then determine furt...
22:32, 2019-08-29

Trump makes surprise visit to Afghanistan to see U.S. troops on Thanksgiving President Donald Trump paid a surprise Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan, where he announced the U.S. and Taliban have been engaged in ongoing peace ...
21:12, 2019-11-28

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

Trump paid a surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving Day AP President Donald Trump made a surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving Day. The White House kept the trip under wraps, and membe...
22:04, 2019-11-28

'God bless you': Ivanka Trump detours to cheer troops in Qatar Ivanka Trump, traveling in the Middle East to promote her women's economic empowerment initiative, made a pit stop at a joint air base in Doha, Qatar...
17:36, 2019-12-16

No holds Barred: Trump and his troops push for imperial presidency With his compliant attorney general, the man in the White House is taking aim at the constitutional balance of powersWilliam Barr, the attorney gener...
08:32, 2019-05-19

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

Trump admin plans to withdraw 5K US troops from Afghanistan: envoy The Trump administration’s envoy to Afghanistan on Monday said the first 5,000 US troops would pull out of Afghanistan within five months under...
19:56, 2019-09-02

The Latest: Trump visits US, Japanese troops aboard ships TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan (all times local): 11:15 a.m. President Donald Trump had an American-style g...
04:36, 2019-05-28

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

Irrepressible Trump through to Northern Ireland Open semi-final "Defending champion Judd Trump\u0027s irrepressible form at the Northern Ireland Open continued unabated with a 5-1 against the Sheriff of Pottingham...
16:32, 2019-11-15

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

How Trump's involvement in war-crimes cases may, and may not, affect the way troops behave in battle AP Photo/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump's intervention in the cases of three military service members facing war crimes charges has raised conc...
17:12, 2019-11-21

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

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

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

Trump deploys additional troops to Mideast after attack on U.S embassy in Baghdad Charging that Iran was “fully responsible” for an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, U.S. President Donald Trump ordered about 750 U.S. soldiers dep...
12:32, 2020-01-01

Trump wants more money for US troops stationed abroad — here's how three 3 of the most important allies will respond Ahn Young-joon / AP Seoul finds itself in a weak position to resist US demands for more money to base troops in South Korea, but the demands will spu...
15:48, 2019-11-25

Trump deployed 750 more troops to the Middle East after an attack on the US embassy in Iraq Melissa Sue Gerrits/The Fayetteville Observer via Associated Press President Donald Trump ordered roughly 750 soldiers deployed to the Middle East fo...
18:04, 2020-01-01

34 troops diagnosed with brain injuries days after Trump dismissed them as 'headaches' President Donald Trump initially said no one was harmed during the Jan. 8 Iranian ballistic missile attack on bases in Iraq that house U.S. troops....
20:24, 2020-01-24

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

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

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

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

Trump keeps contradicting the Pentagon about whatever it is the US is doing with Syria's oil Evan Vucci/AP President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to claim that the US was "keeping the oil" in northern Syria, weeks after the US abruptly...
21:36, 2019-11-13

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

De Blasio to eliminate Trump-run skating rink in northern Central Park The de Blasio administration is planning to eliminate one of two ice skating rinks run by the Trump Organization in the northern part of Central Park...
00:24, 2020-02-19

Northern Ireland Open live - Trump downs Sheriff of Pottingham "Rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open with Judd Trump Mark Selby and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan in action."...
15:48, 2019-11-15

Northern Ireland Open - Judd Trump eases through against Zhang Anda "Judd Trump eases through to the last 32 against Zhanga Anda, while Mark Selby keeps dreams alive of a Home Nations sweep"...
18:32, 2019-11-13

Northern Ireland Open live - Trump faces off against the Sheriff of Pottingham "Rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open with Judd Trump Mark Selby and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan in action."...
14:20, 2019-11-15

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

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

Trump downplays brain injuries suffered by US troops in Iran missile strike ‘I heard they had headaches … but it’s not very serious,’ Trump said after 11 service members were treated for concussion symptomsDonald Trump has do...
18:32, 2020-01-22

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

Why the US pays so much to station troops overseas, and why Trump's demands for host countries to pay more are so unusual AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko President Donald Trump has criticized how much the US spends to house troops in other countries since he started his presiden...
22:24, 2019-12-02

Trump may send 14,000 troops to Middle East as Iran threat grows: report The Trump administration is weighing significantly increasing the US military presence in the Middle East to counter Iran by deploying more warships,...
14:56, 2019-12-05

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

Pentagon denies Trump considering sending thousands more troops to Mideast to counter Iran PENTAGON DENIAL: The Pentagon is throwing cold water on a report from the Wall Street Journal that President Trump could decide as soon as this month...
14:52, 2019-12-05

Trump tweets: ‘All is well!’ after Iranian missiles fired at bases housing U.S. troops in Iraq TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The latest on U.S.-Iran tensions in the wake of the U.S. airstrike that killed Iran’s top general (all times local): 6:45 a.m. go...
05:00, 2020-01-08

South Korea agreed to pay $70 million more to host US troops this year — now Trump wants them to pay billions more AP via South Korean Defense Ministry The US is pushing South Korea to pay more to support the US military presence on the peninsula, less than a year...
20:56, 2019-11-15

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

Trump renews pledge to ‘end America's wars’ and ‘bring our troops back home’ FIGHT TO WIN, OR NOT FIGHT: Touting the death of ISIS’s leader under his watch and the beginning of a new round of talks with the Taliban, President ...
13:04, 2020-02-05

Inside Trump's 3.5-hour top-secret Thanksgiving trip to visit US troops in Afghanistan President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan. It was his first time in the country. It was a top-secret trip involving de...
18:12, 2019-11-29

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

Trump 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - O'Sullivan takes on Trump for title "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
14:04, 2019-11-17

Northern Ireland Open LIVE - O'Sullivan outclasses Perry to set up Trump showdown "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan both try to make the final in Belfast."...
22:40, 2019-11-16

Northern Ireland Open as it happened - O'Sullivan outclasses Perry to set up Trump showdown "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan both try to make the final in Belfast."...
23:48, 2019-11-16

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - Trump leads O'Sullivan in Belfast "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
16:48, 2019-11-17

Northern Ireland Open recap - O'Sullivan beats Murphy, Trump and Higgins through "Relive our rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan are among those to progress to the semi-fin...
23:40, 2019-11-15

Northern Ireland Open latest - Bingham 147 in win, Trump survives Cahill comeback "Rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open, with Judd Trump, Neil Robertson and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan all in action."...
17:24, 2019-11-12

Northern Ireland Open live - O'Sullivan beats Murphy, Trump and Higgins through "Rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open with Judd Trump Mark Selby and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan in action."...
23:20, 2019-11-15

Northern Ireland Open live - O'Sullivan takes on Muphy, Trump and Higgins through "Rolling live coverage from the Northern Ireland Open with Judd Trump Mark Selby and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan in action."...
20:44, 2019-11-15

Donald Trump to face nation after Iran missiles strike bases housing U.S. troops The strikes pushed Tehran and Washington perilously close to war and put the world’s attention on Trump as he weighs whether to respond with more mil...
17:20, 2020-01-08

Iran claims its missile strike against US troops was made in 'self-defense' after Trump's 'cowardly' attack REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif claimed his country's missile attacks against Iraqi military bases housing US troops ...
06:04, 2020-01-08

Trump set to announce he's withdrawing 4,000 troops from Afghanistan amid troubled peace talks with Taliban Carolyn Kaster/AP President Donald Trump is poised to announce he's pulling roughly 4,000 US troops out of Afghanistan, possibly within the next week...
06:04, 2019-12-15

Iran’s supreme leader calls Trump a ‘clown,’ praises missile attack on US troops Iran’s supreme leader on Friday described Trump as a “clown” who only pretends to support the country’s people, as he called the republic’s recent mi...
15:20, 2020-01-17

Iran's missile attack on US troops appears to be a calculated message to Trump and the regime's enemies Associated Press Iran's missile attack against Iraqi bases housing US troops on Tuesday appeared to have fallen short of their full capabilities &mda...
23:32, 2020-01-08

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

34 U.S. Troops Were Diagnosed With Brain Injuries From the Iranian Missile Attacks. Trump Initially Said They Only Had ‘Headaches’ Either Trump doesn’t trust his own Pentagon or his years of service in the military have reduced brain injuries to mere headaches, but either way, Pr...
22:52, 2020-01-24

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

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

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

Pentagon sends new wave of troops to Saudi Arabia even as Trump calls for ending wars The deployment is meant to “assure and enhance the defense of Saudi Arabia,” a spokesman said, following attacks on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure ...
20:52, 2019-10-11

Iranian official trolls Trump by tweeting Iran's flag after missile attack on US troops Reuters Saeed Jalili, a conservative former secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Council, tweeted a picture of the Iranian flag on Tuesday after...
03:24, 2020-01-08

President Trump likens first lady Melania Trump to 'Jackie O' but Twitter objects President Trump likened his wife to "Jackie O," while talking of his dislike of the color scheme for Air Force One chosen by the former first lady. ...
19:16, 2019-06-14

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

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

Trump claims Europe willing to take responsibility for IS prisoners in Syria Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey and the Turkish town of Cey...
20:12, 2019-10-18

Trump 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

GOP senator defends Trump on Syria: ‘I’m not sure the president had a lot of choices’ Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) on Sunday sought to defend President Donald Trump’s decision to allow the Turkish invasion of northern Syria that has resu...
18:00, 2019-10-13

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

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

Donald Trump says US military presence in Syria 'only for the oil' – live Bill Taylor and George Kent testify in first day of public impeachment inquiry – follow for live updatesTrump impeachment hearings: five things to wa...
23:24, 2019-11-13

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

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

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

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

Trump speaks out against ‘carnage’ in rebel stronghold in Syria PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Donald Trump is speaking out against the "carnage" involving thousands of civilians in a rebel stronghold in Syria....
20:04, 2019-12-26

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

A big element of US power is missing from Trump's Syria policy US troops are still in Syria, despite President Donald Trump's high-profile announcement about their withdrawal. By relying on the military for solut...
18:20, 2019-11-13

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

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - Trump takes early lead over O'Sullivan "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
15:44, 2019-11-17

Northern Ireland Open LIVE - Trump beats Higgins to face either O'Sullivan vs Perry "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan both try to make the final in Belfast."...
18:04, 2019-11-16

Northern Ireland Open LIVE - Higgins takes on Trump ahead of O'Sullivan vs Perry "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan both try to make the final in Belfast."...
14:48, 2019-11-16

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - Trump v O’Sullivan turning into an all-time classic "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
22:08, 2019-11-17

'It can be a lot more serious than bone spurs': Pete Buttigieg mocks Trump for comparing US troops' brain injuries to 'headaches' REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Democratic presidential candidate and former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg ribbed President Donald Trump over his Vietnam Wa...
20:16, 2020-02-03

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

The Fox & Friends host who persuaded Trump to pardon accused troops just leveled a warning for Pentagon leaders REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque US President Donald Trump's decision to pardon or reinstate the rank of three service members accused or convicted of war crim...
20:12, 2019-11-26

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

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

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

Trump's Syria and Afghanistan drawdowns are playing right into the Taliban's hands President Donald Trump's decision to pull troops out of northeastern Syria two weeks ago shocked the international community and US troops alike, man...
23:20, 2019-10-22