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Pence, Pompeo in Turkey to push for Syria ceasefire after Trump dismisses crisis

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Pence, Pompeo in Turkey to push for Syria ceasefire after Trump dismisses crisis

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Pence and Pompeo will lead US delegation to push for Syria ceasefire President Trump said a delegation including Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will head to Turkey on Wednesday to get Turk...
22:40, 2019-10-15

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

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

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

Turkey 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pence and Erdogan agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed to a ceasefire in the military offensive in northeastern Syria. Turkey...
20:24, 2019-10-17

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

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

Pence, Erdogan reach temporary ceasefire deal in Syria Vice President Mike Pence and President Tayyip Erdogan cut a deal in Turkey Thursday in which Turkey will temporarily suspend its incursion into nort...
20:08, 2019-10-17

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

Senators urge Pompeo to impose sanctions if Turkey violates ceasefire A bipartisan group of senators plans to send a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging him to take action against Turkey if it violates the U...
22:24, 2019-11-06

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Erdogan reverses on Syria cease-fire talks, now says he’ll meet with Pence and Pompeo Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan backed off his his refusal to meet with a delegation sent by President Trump to try to stem the bloodshed in Turk...
17:40, 2019-10-16

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

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

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

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

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

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

Donald Trump asks Turkey for ceasefire and orders sanctions as violence escalates President freezes negotiations on $100bn trade dealTrump vows to ‘swiftly destroy Turkey’s economy’Donald Trump spoke directly to the Turkish preside...
12:52, 2019-10-15

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

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

Deep Background: Pompeo 2024, push for Trump campaign song 'Fearless 45' Some Republican political experts are already starting to look to the 2024 race, confident that President Trump will win reelection....
13:56, 2019-05-20

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

Pompeo says Trump is ‘fully prepared’ to take military action against Turkey if necessary, which would shatter NATO to pieces Murat Cetinmuhururdar via Reuters Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday said President Donald Trump is "fully prepared" to use military forces aga...
22:24, 2019-10-21

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan to allow Kurdish withdrawal Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraCeasefire in northern Syria to last five days The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, ha...
20:36, 2019-10-17

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump 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

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

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

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

Trump 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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump's 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

Each side in Syria conflict says the other violated new ceasefire Less than a day after President Trump announced a ceasefire in northern Syria, each side in the conflict charged the other with breaching the accord....
21:40, 2019-10-24

'Stain on America's honor': Trump gives Turkey green light to attack US-Kurdish allies in northern Syria Overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, President Trump has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s imminent offensive against U...
19:28, 2019-10-07

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

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

Erdogan meets with Putin hours before Syria ceasefire to end Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday huddled with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin hours before a five-day pause in the fighting i...
16:48, 2019-10-22

US briefing: Syria ceasefire, impeachment and Zuckerberg in Congress Thursday’s top story: Trump declares ceasefire permanent as Turkey sanctions are lifted. Plus, how the richest zipcodes in the US plan to vote in 202...
13:32, 2019-10-24

Russia accuses US of risking Syria ceasefire in Idlib Russian officials said the US launched an attack during a ceasefire "in violation of all agreements." The US justified the strike, saying it targeted...
18:40, 2019-09-01

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

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

Intensifying fighting in Syria's Idlib threatens fragile ceasefire The lives of 3 million civilians in jihadi-controlled Idlib are at risk due to an escalation in Syrian and Russian attacks. The fighting threatens a ...
20:32, 2019-05-03

US briefing: Mulvaney cops to quid pro quo, Syria ceasefire and Brexit Friday’s top story: White House chief of staff suggests Trump withheld Ukraine aid for political reasons. Plus, Can The Wing, an elite private women’...
12:48, 2019-10-18

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: t...
21:24, 2019-09-19

Stephen Colbert on Syria ceasefire: 'Make no mistake who wins here: Putin' Late-night hosts assess another bewildering day in US news, from Trump’s Syria speech to Republicans storming Congress“It is yet another bewildering ...
16:28, 2019-10-24

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

Meeting between Erdoğan, Pence, and Pompeo back on after Turkish leader said he would not meet them Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he and Vice President Mike Pence will still meet with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan despite Erdoğan casting...
16:48, 2019-10-16

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

Valverde dismisses Barcelona crisis talk "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says he is not worried about his future despite the club\u0027s poor start to the season, dismissing suggestions th...
16:28, 2019-09-23

Pence, Erdogan reach temporary deal in Syria Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan cut a deal for a 5-day ceasefire Thursday, in which Turkey will suspend its incursion ...
20:56, 2019-10-17

Mike Pompeo tells Jewish leaders he would 'push back' against Corbyn US secretary of state made comments in recording leaked to Washington PostLabour has accused Donald Trump’s top official, Mike Pompeo, of trying to s...
21:08, 2019-06-09

Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher to push for harder line on China US secretary of state again calls on UK to resist Huawei’s efforts to gain access to 5G networksThe US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has invoked M...
19:24, 2019-05-08

Secretary of State Pompeo said he approves of Giuliani's push for Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that he supports Rudy Guiliani's push for the Ukrainian government to investigate former Vice President Jo...
21:20, 2019-09-22

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

Mike Pompeo blasts Pete Buttigieg for ‘slanderous’ attack on Mike Pence Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed as "slanderous" Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg’s suggestion that Vice President Mike Pence i...
21:56, 2019-05-21

US blacklists Iranian tanker Mike Pompeo says is heading to Syria Vessel seized by Britain and held in Gibraltar for six weeksAdrian Darya’s captain also sanctioned by USThe US has blacklisted the Iranian tanker Adr...
17:56, 2019-08-31

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

Mike Pence repeatedly refuses to say climate crisis is a threat to US Trump VP resists direct questioning in CNN interviewEPA moved this week to roll back Obama Clean Power PlanAt the end of a week in which the Trump ad...
21:52, 2019-06-23

Başakşehir's push to upset old order in Turkey gets ultimate examination Istanbul’s upstarts, featuring Adebayor and Robinho, go to Galatasaray level on points with them at the top of Süper LigYou could not write a more dr...
13:24, 2019-05-17

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pompeo will meet Russian foreign minister to discuss Venezuela crisis Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Finland next week to discuss disagreements over the crisis in Vene...
19:20, 2019-05-02

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

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

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

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

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

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

Turkey 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

UN 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

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

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

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

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

Turkey 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Turkey 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

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

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

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

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

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

Turkey, 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

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

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

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

Turkish military push deeper into northeast Syria as president rebuffs criticism A withdrawal by U.S. forces opened up a dangerous new phase in the region's eight-year-old conflict....
13:40, 2019-10-10

Turkish military push deeper into northeast Syria as thousands scramble to escape A withdrawal by U.S. forces opened up a dangerous new phase in the region's eight-year-old conflict....
20:36, 2019-10-10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Greta Thunberg: young activists will push leaders to address climate crisis ‘Leaders know that more eyes are on them, much more pressure is on them,’ says Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted b...
14:32, 2019-08-29

'Leverage in every crisis': Turkey’s Erdogan hints at pursuing nuclear weapons Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan hinted at an interest in acquiring nuclear weapons, telling the United Nations that it is unjust for the weapo...
04:24, 2019-09-25

Turkey fires central bank chief as economic crisis endures No reason was given for Murat Cetinkaya's sacking, but the governor had been loath to cut the interest rate from 24%. Over the past year, Turkey has ...
09:52, 2019-07-06

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

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

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

Shifting frontlines intensify Syria's humanitarian crisis Aid agencies struggle to respond as 300,000 people are displaced from their homesShifting frontlines and allegiances in Syria are making it difficult...
20:36, 2019-10-17

Aid groups say conditions in northwest Syria at crisis point BEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of international aid groups say conditions in Syria’s northwest have reached “crisis point” and are calling fo...
13:28, 2019-05-17

Humanitarian conditions in northwest Syria at ‘crisis point’: aid groups Some 70 aid groups called for an immediate end to the fighting. They said that the violence has displaced an estimated 180,000 people in the last two...
03:24, 2019-05-18

US briefing: impeachment battle, Syria crisis and California power Wednesday’s top story: White House refuses to cooperate with inquiry, threatening constitutional crisis. Plus, How Bong Joon-ho returned home to make...
13:04, 2019-10-09

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

Security Council: UN welcomes efforts to de-escalate crisis in northeast Syria The United Nations welcomes efforts to de-escalate the crisis in northeastern Syria in the wake of Turkey’s incursion, a senior official with respons...
00:08, 2019-10-25

Trump dismisses Carter’s attacks on his legitimacy WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is dismissing former President Jimmy Carter’s swipe at the legitimacy of his presidency as nothing mor...
11:00, 2019-06-29

Grave concern over escalating humanitarian crisis, casualties, displacement across northwest Syria: UN The UN has said it is “gravely concerned” over reports of a worsening humanitarian situation facing civilians across northwest Syria, with rising cas...
22:08, 2019-05-02

Federal judge dismisses Trump’s lawsuit on tax returns NEW YORK (AP) – A federal judge rejected President Donald Trump’s challenge to the release of his tax returns for a New York state crimin...
00:24, 2019-10-08

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

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

As Syria conflict enters ninth year, humanitarian crisis ‘far from over’, Security Council hears Eight years ago this month, the Syria conflict began, leading to a humanitarian crisis that remains “far from over”, the UN Security Council heard on...
10:42, 2019-04-09

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

Conway dismisses Trump retweet on Epstein, says he wants full investigation ​White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said President Trump retweeted a posting that implied ​former President Bill Clinton was behind the death of ...
18:36, 2019-08-11

Mueller dismisses Trump’s claims of Russia probe exoneration WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller on Wednesday bluntly dismissed President Donald Trump’s claims of total exoneration in the federal probe of Russia’s...
22:12, 2019-07-24

Trump dismisses ‘very small’ London protests as ‘fake news’ President Trump on Tuesday dismissed the thousands of protesters in London rallying against his state visit to the UK, claiming he saw a “very,...
16:04, 2019-06-04

Trump dismisses attempt by ‘abuser’ Mexico to negotiate tariffs President Trump Sunday derided Mexico's effort to negotiate away his threat to impose 5% tariffs, calling the nation an "abuser" of the United States...
15:48, 2019-06-02

Trump dismisses UN request for FBI to investigate Jamal Khashoggi's murder President suggests it would jeapordise weapons sales to SaudisThe Guardian view on Jamal Khashoggi’s murderDonald Trump has dismissed a United Nation...
16:12, 2019-06-23

‘No negotiations with America’: Iran Revolutionary Guard dismisses Trump U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday urged Iran's leaders to sit down and talk with him about giving up their nuclear program,...
20:20, 2019-05-10

Judge dismisses Donald Trump's lawsuit over tax returns – live Blow to president as judge rules against him, while president’s Veterans Day speech in New York met with protests – follow the latest liveTrump Jr en...
20:32, 2019-11-11

Ivanka Trump dismisses critics: ‘It’s all noise ... I’m pretty thick-skinned’ Ivanka Trump hadn’t even landed in Morocco this week to promote women’s economic empowerment on behalf of President Trump before the social media sne...
14:04, 2019-11-08

Mueller report: Trump dismisses 'Russian hoax' in call with Putin The report concluded that Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election was ‘sweeping and systematic’Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Puti...
04:00, 2019-05-04

Ivanka Trump dismisses hunt for whistleblower’s identity, says it’s not ‘relevant’ to inquiry In stark contrast to her father, Ivanka Trump on Friday said the identity of the whistleblower whose complaint helped launch the impeachment inquiry ...
13:44, 2019-11-08

Trump postpones meeting with Danish PM after she dismisses offer to purchase Greenland U.S. President Donald Trump said he has postponed a meeting with Danish Prime Minister Mette Fredricksen due to her lack of interest in his offer to ...
05:04, 2019-08-21

Trump won’t say if he’ll endorse Pence for possible 2024 bid President Trump on Friday declined to say whether he would endorse Mike Pence — perhaps his most ardent supporter outside of his family — should he r...
18:28, 2019-06-14

Federal court dismisses Trump administration's repeal of coal, oil valuation rule A federal court has struck down the Trump administration's repeal of an Obama-era policy aimed at boosting revenue for taxpayers by changing how ener...
16:44, 2019-04-15

Donald Trump dismisses North Korea leader Kim Jong-un's ‘small weapons’ DONALD Trump has teased North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on social media, telling the pot-bellied dictator he has “small weapons”....
12:32, 2019-05-26

Trump: ‘Surprise’ question about Pence led him to hesitate WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he hesitated when asked about endorsing Vice President Mike Pence for a possible presidential run in 20...
17:28, 2019-06-23

Former GOP Congressman Calls for Impeachment of Trump and Pence Small cracks are starting to appear in what until now has been a fortified wall of GOP support for President Donald Trump on the impeachment question...
00:24, 2019-05-26

Trump: I had ‘nothing to do’ with Pence, Air Force stays at my resorts President Trump on Monday said he had “NOTHING TO DO” with the Air Force allowing crews to stay at his luxury resort in Scotland during r...
18:36, 2019-09-09

Donald Trump, Still Salty Over Dashed Doral Deal for G-7, Dismisses Emoluments Clause as ‘Phony’ Donald Trump’s dreams of making money off of hosting world leaders on the taxpayers’ dime at a Florida resort he owns may have gone down in flames, b...
03:12, 2019-10-22

Judge dismisses Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit claiming Michael Cohen ‘colluded’ to help Trump Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against Michael Cohen and one of her former lawyers, Keith Davidson — which accused them of colluding with each o...
01:32, 2019-07-24

Pence marshaling conservatives for 2020 Trump reelection In the 2016 election, the naysayers in the media, even on the Right, didn’t think that Donald Trump would pull in evangelical and conservative suppor...
16:40, 2019-08-05

Bevin: Trump, Pence ‘committed’ to boost his reelection bid FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Republican governor says he’s expecting campaign visits from President Donald Trump and Vice President M...
16:44, 2019-06-25

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

Piety & Power review: how Mike Pence went all-in for Donald Trump The VP brought the evangelicals to the table but not much else. As impeachment clouds gather, his position seems in perilMike Pence, meet Dan Quayle....
07:56, 2019-09-29

Some in media sound alarm on Trump not yet endorsing Pence in 2024 Several members of the media believe there's "trouble in paradise" between President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence after Trump refrained from o...
23:52, 2019-06-14

Report: Trump Enlisted Mike Pence to Try to Influence Ukraine President Donald Trump got Vice President Mike Pence pretty involved in his attempts to influence the President of Ukraine, according to a report pub...
04:20, 2019-10-03

Donald Trump says he had 'nothing to do' with Pence's stay at his Irish golf club President also ‘knew nothing’ about military use of an airport near his Scottish golf course amid suggestions of improprietyDonald Trump has attempte...
21:24, 2019-09-09

Pence defends Trump's ban on pride flags at US embassies as 'right decision' Administration stopped US embassies flying LGBTQ flag‘When it comes to the flagpole … one American flag flies’Vice-President Mike Pence has defended ...
16:12, 2019-06-11

Trump says Pompeo and Bolton are 'doing a great job' President Trump on Friday reassured his audience that his relationship is solid with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Advisor Joh...
22:00, 2019-05-17

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

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ new Syria talks, Guinea-Bissau crisis, South Sudan, new UN nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
21:44, 2019-10-30

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hunger crisis in DR Congo, Swine Fever in Asia, Venezuela death investigation call, updates on Eritrea and Syria This Tuesday, UN News covers: Growing food crisis in DR Congo; Swine Fever threatens millions of livelihoods in Asia; Human Rights Council told of pe...
23:12, 2019-07-02

Trump rules out dumping Mike Pence as 2020 running mate President Trump on Wednesday said he’s sticking with Vice President Mike Pence as his 2020 running mate, ruling out dumping him for former UN A...
17:04, 2019-06-26

Mike Pence joins Trump in calling for interest rate cuts Vice President Mike Pence joined the chorus of Trump administration officials calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates. “I think it might...
21:04, 2019-05-03

Mike Pence urged Trump not to release Ukraine call transcript Vice President Mike Pence urged President Trump not to release the rough transcript of his call with the president of Ukraine, raising concerns about...
16:32, 2019-09-27

Mike Pence praises West Point cadets, Trump at ceremony Vice President Mike Pence praised West Point’s 985 graduating cadets – along with his boss – at their commencement ceremony Saturday. “This is a clas...
20:40, 2019-05-25

Buckhead Bound: Trump and Pence Will Try to Kiss Up to Black Voters in Atlanta Donald “I have a great relationship with the blacks” Trump will put that theory to the test this Friday when he heads down to downtown Atlanta to lau...
18:24, 2019-11-05

Mike Pence and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu rally Christians for Trump Vice President Mike Pence lashed Democratic opponents and touted President Trump's record during an annual summit of evangelical supporters of Israel...
00:24, 2019-07-09

Senator presses Pence for details on stay at Trump’s resort in Ireland A Democratic Michigan senator wants more information from Vice President Pence about his stay at President Trump’s golf club in Ireland — more than 1...
20:36, 2019-09-05

Pence Is Staying at Trump’s Ireland Hotel 180 Miles From His Meetings in Dublin Vice President Mike Pence is using taxpayer dollars and his own personal money to stay at the president's hotel in Ireland far from his meetings in D...
17:44, 2019-09-03

Mike Pence demands probe into alleged FBI spying on Trump campaign Vice President Mike Pence on Friday demanded a probe of the FBI for allegedly spying on the Trump campaign in 2016 — calling a report that the ...
18:52, 2019-05-03

Falwell Jr. calls Trump/Pence most faith-friendly White House 'ever’ On the eve of Vice President Mike Pence’s commencement address at Liberty University, school President Jerry Falwell Jr. declared the Trump-Pence Whi...
22:40, 2019-05-10

Pompeo: Trump ‘very clear’ that he wants Russia out of Venezuela WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President Trump has been “very clear” about wanting the Russians out of Venezuela, despite Tru...
19:36, 2019-05-05

United we stand: Melania Trump and Karen Pence make a statement with S.C. trip The positions of first and second lady are unelected and unpaid, but they are potent strategic messengers....
23:36, 2019-11-01

Trump offers cryptic detail after Mike Pence cancels New Hampshire trip President Trump on Friday added to the mystery of his vice president’s sudden cancellation of a trip to New Hampshire on Tuesday. “You’ll know in abo...
21:16, 2019-07-05

'Tough Stuff': Mike Pence sees Donald Trump's US migrant camps Vice President Mike Pence has witnessed firsthand the conditions that detained migrants face on the US-Mexico border. Donald Trump has announced a na...
15:44, 2019-07-13

Mike Pence hits the road to pitch Trump policies: 12,000 miles, eight states With the Washington political and media world obsessed with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s slow walk to impeachment hearings for President Trump, Vice ...
22:24, 2019-10-25

US Vice President Mike Pence to visit UK and Ireland on behalf of Donald Trump US vice president Mike Pence is set to visit the UK and Ireland on behalf of Donald Trump....
21:36, 2019-08-14

Trump used Mike Pence to tell Ukraine the US would withhold military aid while demanding they investigate corruption Spencer Platt/Getty Images President Donald Trump told Vice President Mike Pence to convey to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that the US woul...
02:52, 2019-10-03

United they stand: Melania Trump and Karen Pence make a statement with S.C. trip The positions of first and second lady are unelected and unpaid, but they can be potent strategic messengers....
00:20, 2019-11-02

Trump claims migrant detention center visited by Pence was ‘clean but crowded’ VP had said McAllen facility was told ‘not to clean up’Report of cages and ‘overwhelming stench’ stoked online furyA Texas detention center which Vic...
19:00, 2019-07-14

As the impeachment probe intensifies, 40% of Americans say they think Mike Pence would make a better president than Trump Associated Press As the House's impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump forges on, Insider polled Americans on whether they think Vice Presid...
18:12, 2019-10-11

Trump impeachment inquiry: Democrats ask Mike Pence for Ukraine documents – live Letter from three House committees requests documents from the vice-president, including any relating to the Trump-Zelenskiy callTrump-Ukraine texts:...
22:24, 2019-10-04

Woody Harrelson says Mike Pence once 'mentored' him, recalls meeting Donald Trump Woody Harrelson recalled his past experience meeting both Donald Trump and Mike Pence in a recent interview on comedian Marc Maron’s podcast....
18:24, 2019-11-06

Pompeo confirms he was on call between Trump, Ukraine’s president Pompeo did not say whether he thought the contents of the July 25 call were inappropriate or whether he believed they warranted the complaint of an i...
14:48, 2019-10-02

Trump calls Ivanka and Pompeo ‘Beauty and the Beast’ President Trump on Sunday compared his daughter Ivanka and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to “Beauty and the Beast.” Trump was introducin...
20:28, 2019-06-30

Pompeo raises pressure over Huawei before May meets Trump Next PM could overturn decision to let Chinese firm supply non-core 5G kitMike Pompeo, the US secretary of state, has ramped up the pressure over the...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Accusations fly between Pompeo, Democrats over Trump impeachment probe Setting a defiant tone, the Trump administration resisted Congress’ access to impeachment witnesses, even as House Democrats warned such efforts them...
13:52, 2019-10-02

Ben Stiller advocates for Syria crisis relief efforts at committee hearing: ‘Refugees are real people with real stories’ The actor, who is the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations’ refugee agency, appeared in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wedn...
21:48, 2019-05-01

Pence boasts that Trump’s space program will force museum ‘to build a new wing’ someday The vice president delivered remarks before a screening for the "Apollo 11: First Steps Edition" documentary, held at the Smithsonian Air and Space M...
22:12, 2019-05-15

Pence's stay at Trump's Irish hotel shows corruption has become routine | Ross Barkan The president’s violations of the constitution’s emoluments clause prove the existing guardrails are no longer adequate The danger of the Donald Trum...
21:08, 2019-09-05

Mike Pence Says Trump 'Might Make An Effort' To Stop Racist Chants At Future Rallies It’s been a couple of days since attendees at one of President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign rallies chanted “Send her back! Send her back!” abo...
10:32, 2019-07-22

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Facebook rallies against vaccination ‘fake news’, DPR Korea UN staff cuts call, Syria crop report, crisis funding and Dorian latest A recap of Thursday’s stories: Facebook and WHO work together to stem misinformation on vaccines; North Korea tells UN to cut staff; $75 million allo...
11:08, 2019-09-30

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Iraq protests, ‘historic’ Syria talks, Chile pulls out of COP25, Guinea-Bissau crisis, South Sudan, new nuclear watchdog chief A recap of Wednesday’s stories: new Syria talks begin in Geneva; Chile pulls out as host of major climate conference; UN calls for national talks to ...
21:52, 2019-10-30

Thursday’s Daily Brief:  Facebook rallies against vaccination ‘fake news’, DPR Korea UN staff cuts call, Syria crop report, crisis funding and Dorian latest A recap of Thursday’s stories: Facebook and WHO work together to stem misinformation on vaccines; North Korea tells UN to cut staff; $75 million allo...
23:32, 2019-09-05

Barr and Pompeo implicated in Trump impeachment scandal – reports Attorney general and secretary of state both reportedly took part in contacts between Trump and foreign leadersAn effort in recent months by Donald T...
08:56, 2019-10-01

Trump says Ukraine envoy is a ‘Never Trumper’ and Pompeo ‘makes mistakes’ "Here's the problem, he's a 'Never Trumper' and his lawyer's a 'Never Trumper'," said the president, who went on to criticize Secretary of State Mike...
00:36, 2019-10-26

Pompeo walks back Trump’s comments threatening war with Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said the US will maintain its pressure on Iran – but that President Trump does not want war. “We have...
21:00, 2019-06-18

Pompeo: Trump's claim that Kerry violated Logan Act is 'true' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday he believes President Trump was correct when he suggested former secretary of state John Kerry violated ...
18:40, 2019-05-23

US Secretary of State Pompeo subpoenaed in Trump impeachment inquiry The US Secretary of State has been asked by three House committees to turn over documents related to President Trump's dealings with Ukraine....
22:36, 2019-09-27

Mike Pompeo: ‘Crazy talk’ to suggest Trump is soft on Russia Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it was “crazy talk” to suggest that President Trump was going soft on Russia compared to China, North Korea and I...
20:36, 2019-05-13

Pompeo visits Swiss event as Trump’s policies raise concerns MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is joining Trump adviser Jared Kushner at a closed-doors meeting of the Bilderberg G...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Pompeo confirms he was on Trump's Ukraine call after previously dodging questions about it Reuters Ten days after dodging questions on the topic, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed he was on a July 25 phone call that's at the center o...
17:12, 2019-10-02

Everything we know about Mike Pence's new press secretary Katie Waldman — who is reportedly dating Trump adviser Stephen Miller ALASTAIR PIKE/AFP/Getty Images After Vice President Mike Pence announced he was hiring Katie Waldman as his new press secretary, news of Waldman's r...
18:40, 2019-09-21

Monday’s Daily Brief: Young foreigners stranded in Syria, India toxic smog crisis, Ebola worker death shows frontline risks, microplastics, Horn of Africa updates A recap of stories this Monday: UNICEF urges repatriation of children stranded in Syria; Public health emergency in India’s New Delhi; Ebola health w...
22:56, 2019-11-04

Donald Trump dismisses recession fears and claims Americans are 'loaded up with money' Donald Trump has dismissed fears the US is heading for a recession and claimed that Americans are "loaded up with money"....
10:24, 2019-08-19

Condoleezza Rice dismisses NBC reporter’s claim that racism is worse under Trump: ‘Sure doesn’t feel worse’ Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made it clear that she doesn’t think racism in American has gotten “worse” under President Trump, calling ...
22:20, 2019-06-20

Trump dismisses Michael Bloomberg’s possible 2020 bid: ‘Little Michael will fail’ President Trump wasted no time on Friday coining a nickname for Mike Bloomberg a day after The Post reported that the former Big Apple mayor was cons...
17:36, 2019-11-08

Kim Kardashian thanks Trump, Pompeo and Kushner for efforts to get A$AP Rocky released from Sweden jail Kim Kardashian West thanked President Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner Thursday for their apparent effort...
04:32, 2019-07-19

Mike Pompeo admits he took part in Trump’s phone call with Ukraine leader Secretary of state made admission in Rome, after his participation had been reported in the US pressUS secretary of state Mike Pompeo has admitted he...
15:36, 2019-10-02

Mike Pompeo was on Ukraine phone call at center of Trump impeachment inquiry Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed on Wednesday that he had been on the phone call between President Trump and Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelen...
14:24, 2019-10-02

Trump blasts Ukrainian envoy as ‘Never Trumper,’ says Mike Pompeo ‘makes mistakes’ "Here's the problem, he's a 'Never Trumper' and his lawyer's a 'Never Trumper'," said the president, who went on to criticize Secretary of State Mike...
20:48, 2019-10-25

Trump impeachment: Pompeo accuses Democrats of trying to 'bully' officials into testifying – live Secretary of state says Democrats are trying to ‘intimidate’ and ‘bully’ department employees over impeachment inquiry – follow liveSign up for the U...
18:00, 2019-10-01

Trump calls Ukrainian envoy a ‘Never Trumper,’ says Mike Pompeo ‘makes mistakes’ "Here's the problem, he's a 'Never Trumper' and his lawyer's a 'Never Trumper'," said the president, who went on to criticize Secretary of State Mike...
22:08, 2019-10-25

Trump to meet with South Korea leader after Pompeo pushes for talks with North President Trump will visit South Korea this weekend to meet with President Moon Jae-in after an exchange of letters with North Korean leader Kim Jong...
15:28, 2019-06-24

Bitter Scarborough lashes out at Pompeo, accuses him of 'lying' to protect Donald Trump Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” got riled up on Friday accusing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of “willful ignorance” as Pompeo scoffe...
19:20, 2019-05-03

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

Mike Pompeo reportedly took part in Trump's July 25 phone call with Ukraine's president Reuters Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was a participant in a July 25 phone call with President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodomyr Zelens...
23:40, 2019-09-30

Trump impeachment moves forward as Senate talks trial, former Pompeo aide testifies Michael McKinley, a career foreign service officer and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's de facto chief of staff, told investigators behind closed doo...
06:16, 2019-10-17

Mike Pompeo accuses Democrats of bullying his staff over impeachment probe into Donald Trump Mike Pompeo has accused Democrats of bullying and intimidating his staff as part of an impeachment probe into Donald Trump....
23:00, 2019-10-01

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally Rep. Ben Ray Luján, the No. 4 House Democrat, announced his support for an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump on Monday. Lu...
22:04, 2019-08-19

Trump will be ready with 'pen in hand' to sign a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain, says Mike Pompeo The US will be ready with "pen in hand" to sign a post-Brexit trade deal with the UK, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, despite reser...
11:20, 2019-08-08

Pompeo forcefully defends Trump’s Ukraine phone call, takes shot at Hunter Biden Mike Pompeo isn’t backing down. In an exclusive interview with The Post Wednesday, America’s top diplomat forcefully defended his boss’s Ukraine phon...
04:16, 2019-10-31

Trump impeachment inquiry: House Democrats subpoena secretary of state Mike Pompeo – live Three House committees request documents related to Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukrainian president Volodymyr ZelenskiySign up for the US briefi...
22:40, 2019-09-27

Mike Pompeo made at least 4 significantly misleading statements about his role in the Trump Ukraine phone call Leah Millis/Reuters Secretary of State Pompeo made at least four misleading statements in recent days about his knowledge of the contents of a whistl...
22:28, 2019-10-02

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

Schiff: Amash criticism not enough to push Trump impeachment WASHINGTON (AP) — A key Democrat says Republican Rep. Justin Amash’s accusation that President Donald Trump engaged in “impeachable condu...
21:08, 2019-05-19

U.S. House Democrats push on with Trump impeachment inquiry Trump calls the impeachment inquiry an “illegitimate process” and is blocking officials from cooperating....
12:21, 2019-10-16

Trump’s Fed push echoes Ben Bernanke’s 2012 move Imagine this: Just weeks before the presidential election the Federal Reserve decides to pump many billions of dollars into the financial system — a ...
05:12, 2019-09-24

Trump's former Ukraine ambassador said that Mike Pompeo called Fox News' Sean Hannity to find out about a campaign to oust her Getty Images; Fox News Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Fox News host Sean Hannity to find out about attacks the Trump ally was launching agains...
15:28, 2019-11-05

Hillary Clinton said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo should have been 'one of the first people' to correct Trump's behavior during the Ukraine call Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images In an interview on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," Former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential nomin...
08:16, 2019-10-01

Impeachment latest: Donald Trump's ally Mike Pompeo subpoenaed to hand over Ukraine files House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of Donald Trump as they issued subpoenas to Mike Pompeo....
11:52, 2019-09-28

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow declares Trump will be 'impeached,' suggests Barr, Pompeo could 'find their necks at risk' Liberal MSNBC host Rachel Maddow declared without hesitation Tuesday night that President Trump "will be impeached" and suggested that Attorney Gener...
08:48, 2019-10-02

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

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

White House aides were certain Pence would support invoking 25th amendment to force Trump from office, anonymous official writes in upcoming book CBS White House aides believed Vice President Mike Pence could support using the US Constitution to push President Donald Trump from power, according...
12:52, 2019-11-07

Andrew Yang says Trump impeachment push could hurt Dems Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang said Sunday that his party’s push to impeach President Trump could backfire. “The downsides o...
20:12, 2019-11-03

Nancy Pelosi Has to Decide Whether to Halt a New Push to Impeach Trump Amid Tuesday’s circus show in Congress, it was almost hard to notice that someone did the damn thing and filed articles of impeachment against the pr...
14:56, 2019-07-17

Democratic 'Medicare for all' push stands to rescue Trump on healthcare The Democratic Party is riding to President Trump's rescue on healthcare with talk of repealing Obamacare and eliminating private insurance in favor ...
06:20, 2019-07-15

Dems accelerate election security push after Trump comments WASHINGTON (AP) — Alarmed by President Donald Trump’s willingness to accept foreign dirt on a political opponent, House Democrats are accelerat...
22:28, 2019-06-14

Democrats push on as Trump impeachment inquiry splits Republicans As the Democrats drive an impeachment inquiry toward a potential vote by the end of the year, U.S. President Donald Trump’s allies are struggling ove...
12:52, 2019-09-30

'It's my homeland': how a Native lawmaker is defying Trump's drilling push Deb Haaland, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress, has become a powerful voice for US public landsWhile she was campaigning for...
12:24, 2019-05-15

US envoy says Trump used military aid to push Ukraine to investigate Biden Ambassador Bill Taylor’s testimony met with ‘sighs and gasps’Push to target Biden described in leaked testimony – liveThe acting US ambassador to Kyi...
01:14, 2019-10-23

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

Donald Trump says he had 'nothing' to do with Mike Pence and Air Force staying at his resorts Donald Trump today insisted he had "nothing" to do with both US Vice President Mike Pence and a US Air Force crew staying at his resorts....
21:48, 2019-09-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Activist US workers push employers to cut ties with Trump immigration agencies With the Trump administration’s immigration policies under fire in Congress and the courts, a growing number of U.S. workers are pushing their employ...
06:20, 2019-07-25

Romney calls Trump's push for foreign dirt 'wrong and appalling' Sen. Mitt Romney on Friday denounced Donald Trump for calling on China and Ukraine to investigate 2020 political rival Joe Biden, saying the presiden...
19:56, 2019-10-04

Vice President Mike Pence once called Jim Mattis to see if he was interested in becoming Trump's defense secretary. Mattis said he was busy. Susan Walsh/AP Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis put a phone call with Vice President Mike Pence on hold as he was volunteering at a food bank, acc...
23:16, 2019-10-23

Pompeo participating in Dover ceremony to mark return of body of fallen soldier hours after Trump cancels Taliban talks Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is taking part in a ceremony to mark the return of the remains of an American soldier, hours after President Trump ann...
04:32, 2019-09-08

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

House Democrats push Republicans to join their rebuke of Trump's remarks as racist House Democrats are moving swiftly to deliver an extraordinary rebuke of President Donald Trump for his barrage of personal attacks against four memb...
16:08, 2019-07-16

Kim Jong Un, Trump agree to push forward on denuclearization dialogue: state media Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met Kim in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Ko...
13:52, 2019-07-01

Trump-Ukraine scandal: push to target Biden described in leaked testimony – live Bill Taylor, acting US ambassador to Ukraine, is giving a closed-door interview as part of the Trump impeachment inquirySign up for the US briefing a...
20:52, 2019-10-22

Pelosi and McConnell make push on spending deal — but Trump's wall looms Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell want to get all 12 spending bills passed by the end of this year, but a standoff over...
19:16, 2019-10-30

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

Judiciary Dems to investigate Trump push to host next year's G-7 at his Doral resort Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee slammed President Donald Trump’s push to host the G-7 summit next year at his Doral resort in Miami, derid...
01:56, 2019-08-29

House to vote on bills blocking Trump's push to expand oil and gas drilling off US coasts The legislation would ban oil and gas drilling off both coasts of the U.S., in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and in the eastern Gulf of Mexico....
22:16, 2019-09-11

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

Trump's Syria withdrawal: Who stands to gain? While the US leaves a vacuum as it washes its hands of its Syrian Kurdish allies, the major players in Syria's Astana peace process —Iran, Russia, an...
23:28, 2019-10-08

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

Republicans 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Automakers make last-gasp push to stop Trump from rolling back car pollution rules Leading U.S. automakers are making an 11th-hour push to stop the Trump administration from dramatically weakening Obama-era fuel efficiency standards...
18:00, 2019-06-07

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

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

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

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

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

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