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US will leave about 600 troops in Syria for ‘enduring defeat of ISIS’

The US military will keep about 600 troops in Syria to maintain the “enduring defeat of ISIS,” the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff ...

US will leave about 600 troops in Syria for ‘enduring defeat of ISIS’

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

US forces reportedly leave dozens of 'high value' ISIS prisoners behind as they begin to pull out of northern Syria DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images Violent chaos has engulfed northeastern Syria amid a Turkish invasion after President Donald Trump ordered US tr...
02:04, 2019-10-14

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

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

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

Soccer Star Mario Balotelli Threatens to Leave Game After Enduring Racial Abuse, Monkey Chants I don’t watch a lot of soccer, primarily because I hear so much about all the racism that black players are forced to endure. In the latest example o...
19:00, 2019-11-04

How US troops tracked down ISIS fiend Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi The wheels were set in motion for the bloody downfall of ISIS mastermind Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi with the summer arrest of one of his wives and a courie...
21:44, 2019-10-27

US troops demolished ISIS leader's suspected building to prevent it from becoming a shrine Reuters US special operations forces who are believed to have killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi issued an airstrike on his compound to prevent ...
11:04, 2019-10-27

Here's what we know about Delta Force, the super secretive troops who went after ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi US Army The 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (SFOD-D) unit, otherwise known as Delta Force, was involved in the US's successful raid o...
23:48, 2019-10-28

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

US troops took and tested 'substantial parts' of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's body after killing him — which were later buried at sea Ahmet Weys/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images US President Donald Trump revealed in a press conference Sunday that US forces had taken with them "substa...
11:08, 2019-10-29

Trump defends pulling US troops out of Syria President Trump on Monday defended his administration’s decision to pull American troops out of northern Syria, declaring that the US will figh...
16:56, 2019-10-07

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'We do not know where they are': More than 100 ISIS prisoners missing in Syria More than 100 Islamic State prisoners have gone missing since Turkey invaded Syria, and the State Department doesn't know where they are, the departm...
22:16, 2019-10-23

After Baghdadi death, what’s next for ISIS and Syria? All eyes on Amazon after Microsoft wins JEDI contract — Inhofe to unveil ‘skinny NDAA’ this week...
15:36, 2019-10-28

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

US troops begin withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria US troops on Monday began pulling out of positions along the border in northeast Syria ahead of an expected invasion by Turkey, according to US-allie...
13:20, 2019-10-07

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

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

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

US troops in Syria come under fire as Turkey ramps up offensive Turkish artillery has landed near US troops stationed at an observation post in northern Syria. Turkey has continued to intensify its offensive, desp...
03:20, 2019-10-12

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

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

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

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

Syria says Turkey-led forces attacked its troops, 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

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

Former counter-ISIS czar: 'It is going to get worse' in Syria The situation in Syria will continue to disintegrate, the former head of counter-Islamic State operations for the State Department said on Monday....
00:32, 2019-10-22

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

Al-Baghdadi raid: Pentagon releases footage of the moment US troops storm ISIS leader's compound The pentagon has released footage of the moment US Special Forces raid targeted ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's compound in Syria....
00:24, 2019-10-31

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Here's a picture of the US military dog that helped take down the ISIS leader in Syria @realdonaldtrump/Twitter President Donald Trump on Monday released a picture of the "wonderful dog" that took part on the raid against ISIS leader Ab...
21:48, 2019-10-28

Former Defense Secretary Mattis says ISIS could ‘resurge’ in Syria Former Defense Secretary James Mattis said the Islamic State has not been defeated and could “resurge” if military pressure eases on the ...
15:24, 2019-10-13

Among Canadian ISIS detainees in Syria, women far outnumber men At least 11 Canadian women are believed to be at the Al Hawl and Roj detention camps in northern Syria, while Global News found only five men impriso...
12:44, 2019-10-12

US seizes only two British Isis prisoners in Syria, leaving others Despite earlier briefings that 40 were taken, only ‘Beatles’ duo said to be under US controlUS forces in north-east Syria have been able to seize onl...
21:28, 2019-10-14

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in Syria A “high value” target believed to be ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has died in a US raid in Syria Saturday, according to multiple news reports. Ba...
08:20, 2019-10-27

ISIS leader killed during US-led military raid in Syria A “high value” target believed to be ISIS leader al-Baghdadi was killed in a US raid in Syria Saturday, according to news reports. Defense Department...
06:40, 2019-10-27

US troops in Syria were nearly struck by Turkish artillery barrages that came dangerously close Khalil Ashawi/Reuters Turkish artillery fire nearly hit a small group US troops stationed near the Kurdish-held city of Kobane on Friday afternoon, a...
23:56, 2019-10-11

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

Iraqi defense minister gives US troops 4 weeks to leave Iraq BAGHDAD — US troops withdrawing from northeastern Syria to Iraq are “transiting” and will leave the country within four weeks, Iraq’...
13:40, 2019-10-23

ISIS leader al-Baghdadi 'killed during US special ops raid' in Syria ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is reportedly "dead pending verification", according to a major US media outlet...
06:24, 2019-10-27

Belgium to evacuate Isis suspects from Syria detention camps Other European states also preparing to repatriate citizens accused of Isis links via safe zoneBelgium and other European states are preparing to eva...
19:40, 2019-10-18

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

At least 750 Isis affiliates escape Syria camp after Turkish shelling Kurdish-led administration in north Syria says riot broke out in camp holding women and childrenAt least 750 people with suspected links to Islamic S...
16:04, 2019-10-13

With the chessboard rearranged in Syria, the goal remains checkmating ISIS MORE THAN 600 TROOPS MAY STAY IN SYRIA: Twice now — in December 2018 and October 2019 — President Trump has announced his intention to withdraw all U...
13:20, 2019-11-12

Bursting at the seams: Inside an overcrowded ISIS lockup in Syria A team from Agence France-Presse were granted access to the lockup in the city of Hasakeh, where the prisoners in orange jumpsuits were crammed into ...
21:28, 2019-10-29

Iraq to detain its nationals held in Syria for joining ISIS Iraq will take custody of some 4,000 of its nationals detained in Syria for being ISIS fighters, Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim announc...
23:28, 2019-10-17

Men jailed for planning to join Isis in Syria after checking TripAdvisor Safwaan Mansur and Hanzalah Patel used travel website to look at area near Syrian borderTwo friends who planned their journey to Syria on TripAdvisor...
17:48, 2019-05-20

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

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

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

Turkey 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

ISIS is 'resurgent' in Syria and 'consolidating' in Iraq: Watchdog report The lead inspector general for Operation Inherent Resolve, the U.S.-led campaign in Iraq and Syria combating ISIS, said in a report Tuesday that the ...
08:00, 2019-08-07

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dead in Syria raid Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a top-secret operation, according to multiple reports....
14:04, 2019-10-27

Foreign Isis fighters in Syria 'should face war crimes tribunal' Politicians in Kurdish-led region call for international help to de-radicalise regionForeign Islamic State fighters held in overcrowded prisons and l...
06:24, 2019-10-02

US troops took 'substantial parts' of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's body back with them, Trump said — a stark contrast to how Osama bin Laden was buried at sea US President Donald Trump revealed in a press conference Sunday that US forces had taken with them "substantial parts" of ISIS leader Abu bakr al-Bag...
15:36, 2019-10-28

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

‘Stupid endless wars’: Trump defends decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria Turkey launched its offensive Wednesday against Kurdish fighters in Syria, who have helped the U.S. against the Islamic State....
18:12, 2019-10-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Republicans change tune on Syria after death of ISIS leader Baghdadi President Donald Trump received widespread Republican criticism for his decision to withdraw troops from northern Syria just weeks ago. But with the ...
20:00, 2019-10-27

ISIS leader al-Baghdadi killed in U.S. military raid in Syria: Trump “Last night the United States brought the world’s number one terrorist leader to justice,” U.S. President Donald Trump said....
15:04, 2019-10-27

U.S. mission in Syria continues with increased oil protection, despite ISIS leader’s death Defence Secretary Mark Esper says the oil field mission also will ensure income for Syrian Kurds who are counted on to continue guarding Islamic Stat...
05:08, 2019-10-29

ISIS prisoners in Syria getting short sentences and art classes in rehabilitation effort ISIS fighters in northwestern Syria are being given short prison sentences and therapeutic art classes in an effort to rehabilitate them....
22:56, 2019-08-15

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

Pentagon sees few options for preventing new ISIS safe haven in Syria The pullout of the troops will make it difficult to track the group or find targets to attack....
12:52, 2019-10-19

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

Turkey 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

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

Russia may have taken Israel's most advanced missile from Syria — and could figure out how to defeat it Ministry of Defense via AP The Russian military has reportedly obtained one of Israel's most advanced air defense missiles from the David's Sling bat...
23:28, 2019-11-06

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

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

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

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

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

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

Britain makes move to bring home Isis children stranded in Syria Whitehall sources are working with local agencies to bring back minors born to Islamic State fightersBritish officials have taken the first steps to ...
11:00, 2019-10-20

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

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in U.S. raid in Syria, Trump confirms The world’s most wanted terrorist, the Islamic State militant group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed Saturday in a U.S.-led raid in no...
23:28, 2019-10-27

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi 'dead': ISIS leader 'detonates suicide vest in Syria' The ISIS leader has reportedly died after being caught by elite soldiers in northern Syria, with Donald Trump due to make an announcement today...
09:24, 2019-10-27

SAS sniper who was first British soldier to die fighting ISIS in Syria was killed by friendly fire An SAS sniper who was the first British soldier to die fighting Islamic State in Syria was killed by friendly fire and not in a roadside bomb, it was...
23:48, 2019-07-27

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

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

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

Some US troops guarding oil fields in Syria are reportedly still waiting for military orders — including when and how they could attack the enemy Andrew Burton/Reuters US troops stationed in Syria have yet to receive guidance on their mission, including the basic rules of engagement, according ...
01:16, 2019-11-05

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

Trump's pullout from Syria allowed ISIS to gain strength, intel agency reports Both political parties have criticized the Trump administration for withdrawing U.S. troops from northern Syria last month....
17:24, 2019-11-19

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

US-backed allies in Syria have paused their fight against ISIS amid Turkish military assault Hussein Malla/Associated Press US-backed Kurdish fighters have halted operations for now against Islamic State in Syria as Turkey launches a military...
20:04, 2019-10-09

ISIS replacing Taliban as biggest threat to peace in Afghanistan while rebounding in Iraq and Syria THE VIRULENCE OF ISIS: A pair of congressionally mandated Pentagon reports out this month paint a sobering picture of brutal Islamic State fighters w...
13:56, 2019-08-21

Attacks from ISIS sleeper cells in Iraq and Syria could set the stage for a future land grab Remnants of the Islamic State are engaged in a campaign of violence, extortion, and terrorism in Syria and Iraq in an apparent effort to regroup afte...
06:28, 2019-06-30

New video shows Delta Force operators swarming ISIS leader al-Baghdadi's compound in Syria Defense Department The US military released video of the Special Forces raid against ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Saturday in northwest Syria....
22:56, 2019-10-30

Defense Secretary Mark Esper says small US force may remain in Syria to curb ISIS activity Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Monday said the administration is weighing keeping a small US force in Syria to act as a check on the Islamic State a...
16:08, 2019-10-21

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

‘Whimpering’: Trump hails death of ISIS chief Baghdadi in Syria raid by US Delta Force Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a top-secret operation in northwest Syria, President Trump announced Sunday morning at th...
20:36, 2019-10-27

‘Whimpering’: Trump hails death of ISIS chief al-Baghdadi in Syria raid by US Delta Force Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a top-secret operation in northwest Syria, President Trump announced Sunday morning at th...
16:12, 2019-10-27

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

'SNL' mocks Trump for 'bringing jobs back to ISIS' amid operation targeting Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Syria Pete Davidson, in the latest episode of “Saturday Night Live,” played a member of the Islamic State who mockingly thanked President Trump for “bringi...
23:48, 2019-10-27

Trump's Syria retreat is giving ISIS 'time and space' to strike the West, blistering Pentagon report says Associated Press A Pentagon Inspector General report says President Donald Trump's decision to retreat from northeastern Syria and allow a Turkish in...
00:20, 2019-11-20

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

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

Trump and Erdoğan risk a resurgent Isis thanks to their recklessness in Syria | Hassan Hassan The terrifying consequences of the president’s sudden decision to withdraw US troops could include a reheating of the civil warFuture historians migh...
14:20, 2019-10-13

Sister of killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi 'captured alive in Syria' Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's sister has reportedly been captured alive in Syria, where the ISIS leader died in a raid last month....
01:04, 2019-11-05

Donald Trump 'had meltdown' during Syria meeting after heavy Congress defeat, says Nancy Pelosi Democrats claim Donald Trump had a "meltdown" during a meeting with Congress leadership today....
23:36, 2019-10-16

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

'ISIS will resurge': Mattis predicts ISIS comeback without more pressure from US Former Defense Secretary James Mattis said that President Trump's decision to pull troops from northern Syria could lead to a comeback for the Islami...
23:24, 2019-10-12

What Is It About Eurovision That Gives It Enduring Appeal? Finnish death-metallers dressed like Whitewalkers, check. Cypriot DJing on a gramophone, check. Montenegrin rapping astronauts, check. Giant turkey f...
11:28, 2019-05-18

Supernatural will end as The CW’s enduring success story On the home video release for the 14th season of Supernatural, there’s little to no indication that it was the penultimate year for the long-running ...
13:40, 2019-10-08

The enduring importance of football chants The atmosphere at London's football matches is at a crossroads. Samuel Fishwick talks to the people using music to tackle the game's problems...
08:08, 2019-05-16

The 25 Most Enduring and Quotable Friends Moments Fifteen years ago today, six friends got coffee for the final time. Today, Monday, May 6, is the 15th anniversary of the series finale of Friends, ...
22:36, 2019-05-06

The Enduring Appeal of Micro Living Tiny homes may be getting even tinier, but they aren’t going away. A new book offers an explanation....
11:56, 2019-09-03

How the Bearbrick Became Streetwear’s Most Enduring Icon The ursine toy has survived for nearly two decades, becoming one of the only items to remain relevant for that long in the fickle world of streetwear...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Marie Antoinette’s Enduring Mystique A spendthrift. An interloper. A martyr. In Paris, a new show examines her image in life, and after....
11:16, 2019-10-16

The enduring legacy of 70s disco designer Halston He created clothes for Bianca Jagger, Iman and Studio 54 regulars, and his collections predated modern minimal glamour. Now this Great Gatsby-like fi...
09:28, 2019-06-05

Gottfried Keller at 200: An enduring literary legacy Revealing the suffering of the "bourgeois outsider," the Swiss poet and novelist is considered one of the 19th century's great European literati whos...
17:24, 2019-07-19

What's the Secret to the Enduring Success of The Real Housewives? For years, they've entertained us. They've thrown wine, then started their own lines of wine. They've sparked memes, then they've capitalized on thos...
20:56, 2019-11-18

‘Step Up’ Is One of Pop Culture’s Most Enduring Franchises. How Did That Happen? The YouTube Premium series, inspired by the surprisingly durable film series, has become a hit in its own right....
19:04, 2019-05-01

Nancy Drew and the Mystery of Her Enduring Relevance Why is Nancy Drew still prowling around popular culture? And why is she so hard to adapt successfully?...
16:40, 2019-10-04

Did you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you these four Venn diagram teasers:1) Think of a fraction that could belong in each of the regio...
18:36, 2019-07-29

How Mean Girls' October 3rd Meme Became an Enduring Obsession "On October 3rd, he asked me what day it was." While Mean Girls came out on April 30, 2004, one seemingly throw-away line in the middle of the belove...
12:28, 2019-10-03

Can you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams Where pictures and puzzles intersectJohn Venn – the British logician who around 1880 devised the ‘Venn diagram’ – celebrates his 185th birthday this ...
09:00, 2019-07-29

Review: Twyla Tharp’s Enduring ‘You Can Have It All’ Vision Wouldn’t it be nice if we could have the order of ballet and the freedom of rock? That’s the dream of “Deuce Coupe,” new to American Ballet Theater....
21:12, 2019-05-31

The Wild Bunch at 50: the enduring nihilism of Sam Peckinpah's western In 1969, the film’s violent cynicism came as a shock to the system and now, it seems to have aged disturbingly wellPresent day audiences remember Sam...
08:16, 2019-06-18

Wearable Art: art and fashion's enduring relationship is having a resurgence As Oscar Wilde once famously said, "One should either be a work of art or wear a work of art"...
12:16, 2019-11-12

It is now time to appreciate Toonami's enduring video game reviews The Toonami programming block’s been a staple in action-oriented animation since 1997, when Space Ghost: Coast to Coast co-star Moltar (R.I.P.) hoste...
21:08, 2019-09-30

Lionel Messi’s enduring luminous talent marks him out as The Best It is easy to become a little inured but his achievements are astonishing – 54 goals, the European golden boot and Champions League top-scorerWas it ...
03:12, 2019-09-24

Inside Selena Quintanilla's Tragically Brief Life and Enduring Legacy It's hard to overstate just what sort an impact Selena Quintanilla made on the world in her all-too-brief time in it. The Queen of Tejano music, whos...
19:20, 2019-10-18

Fearless, free and feminist: the enduring appeal of Jack Reacher From Kate Atkinson to Haruki Murakami, the fast-paced Jack Reacher books have a host of obsessive fans. As a new thriller is released, we investigate...
11:32, 2019-10-18

Brazil gang leader tried to leave prison dressed as his daughter — and leave her there Clauvino da Silva, also known as "Shorty," was apparently so nervous in disguise that officials caught him....
04:24, 2019-08-06

Rappers Reflect on the Enduring Hip-Hop Legacy of Dolemite Comedian Rudy Ray Moore Many people say that hip-hop was birthed by DJ Kool Herc on a 1973 summer evening in the Bronx. Others point to the release of the 1979 Sugarhill Gan...
05:36, 2019-10-26

Enduring allure of all-conquering All Blacks makes them big in Japan | Andy Bull Reigning champions have a huge following at this World Cup but not that many of them are from New Zealand• We are expanding our coverage of New Zeala...
22:40, 2019-10-07

Sexy new show latest twist in the enduring mystery of Nancy Drew Nancy Drew is on the case! But this time, the beloved teen detective is solving mysteries while having casual sex, dating an ex-con and — perhaps the...
04:16, 2019-10-08

This Achewood: The Complete Canon exclusive highlights the webcomic’s enduring appeal Chris Onstad’s Achewood is one of the early stars of the early ’00s webcomics boom, gaining millions of monthly page views and widespread acclaim fro...
19:36, 2019-11-11

How Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Formed One of Hollywood's Most Enduring Romances Sometimes it can be hard to argue that such a thing as fate doesn't exist. Consider the case of Elsa Pataky's tattoos. There are dozens of them tak...
12:56, 2019-05-11

Roberto Duran and Esteban De Jesus: The enduring friendship between two fierce rivals It's 20 years since Esteban De Jesus, former world champion and hopeless heroin addict, died from AIDS. On his deathbed his ring rival Roberto Duran ...
17:44, 2019-05-12

Statement sleeves and sharp tailoring: the enduring style and legacy of Judy Garland As Renée Zellweger gears up to play the Hollywood star in Judy, the film’s costume designer explains why Garland’s clothes are as memorable as her vo...
21:56, 2019-09-30

Inside Lily-Rose Depp and Timothée Chalamet's Surprisingly Enduring Romance That looks like amore to us. Almost a year after sparking dating rumors--and then were seen on actual dates--Lily-Rose Depp and Timothée Chalamet sh...
21:40, 2019-09-16

North American markets rally after enduring deep hit due to escalating U.S.-China trade war The partial recovery was spurred by tweets from U.S. President Donald Trump in which he said the U.S. was in a "much better position" to strike a dea...
00:12, 2019-05-15

To Hell and Back: The Secrets of Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas' Enduring Love Michael Douglas never even took off his wedding ring. That's how confident the actor was that he and Catherine Zeta-Jones would reconcile after prob...
19:00, 2019-09-25

NBA Playoffs 2019: As Warriors head to fifth straight Finals, this year's differences actually reveal enduring consistency This run has been different than years past, but the underlying themes of this Golden State dynasty have remained...
10:00, 2019-05-21

The Observer view on Syria: Syria’s new horror was foretold. It shames us all | Observer editorial Turkey’s invasion of north-east Syria, faciliated by the withdrawal of US forces, could lead to a resurgence of Islamic StateThe conflict engulfing n...
07:56, 2019-10-13

Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian took 16 weeks of paid paternal leave after his daughter with Serena Williams was born in 2017. Now he's taking the fight for paid family leave to Congress — and explaining why. AP Photo/Chuck Burton Alexis Ohanian may have made it big as the cofounder of Reddit and as a venture capitalist, but he spends more of his time disc...
15:08, 2019-10-31

Playlist: Celebrate Pete Seeger's 100th birthday with the folk legend's enduring music To honor Seeger, Smithsonian Folkways’ curator and senior archivist Jeff Place compiled a playlist of his legendary songs for USA TODAY.  ...
16:56, 2019-06-27

Theresa May looking forward to building on 'strong and enduring ties' with US during Donald Trump state visit Theresa May said Donald Trump's state visit will mark a "significant week" for the "special relationship" between the UK and the US ahead of the Pres...
23:40, 2019-06-02

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

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

U.S. troops headed to Syrian oil fields Massachusetts launches climate suit against Exxon — NYC ready to spend billions on Canadian hydro...
16:04, 2019-10-25

US sending 1,000 more troops to Middle East The U.S. is sending an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East amid increasing tension between the U.S. and Iran....
02:32, 2019-06-18

The Latest: US sending 1,000 more troops to Poland WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Poland (all times local): 2:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says the United States will sen...
20:56, 2019-06-12

US threatens to withdraw troops from Germany The US says it might pull out some troops from Germany amid rifts over a naval mission in the Persian Gulf and defense spending. The remarks from the...
10:36, 2019-08-09

These are the only 5 combat jumps by US troops that we know about since September 11 US Army Combat jumps have become less common during the War on Terror. But in the years since the September 11 attacks, US troops have still found oc...
17:44, 2019-10-07

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

500 U.S. troops to headed to Saudi Arabia 2,100 more U.S. troops deploying to the southern border — Turkey out of the F-35 fighter program...
16:32, 2019-07-18

Officials: US to send about 1,000 more troops to Poland WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say the Pentagon expects to send about 1,000 additional troops and a squadron of Reaper drones to Poland to beef up ...
01:32, 2019-06-12

AP was there: Allied troops land in Normandy on D-Day This story was first published on June 8, 1944, after AP journalist Don Whitehead, who became known by his colleagues as "Beachhead Don," landed on O...
11:32, 2019-06-04

US officials: Plan may send up to 10,000 troops to Mideast WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say the Pentagon will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more American troops to the Middle East ...
00:08, 2019-05-23

Officials: US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say the Trump administration has notified Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to the Middle East amid heightened ...
18:12, 2019-05-24

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

Shanahan confirms more troops may be sent to Middle East Senate panel gives big boost to Space Force — Lawmakers warn Trump over Saudi missile sales...
16:48, 2019-05-24

UN peacekeeping in Mali boosted with addition of 250 UK troops The United Kingdom is to send a contingent of 250 troops to Mali next year, to support the UN’s peacekeeping operation in the country, MINUSMA....
19:28, 2019-07-22

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia after oil strike US President Donald Trump has approved sending troops to Saudi Arabia to aid the country's air defenses. The move comes after a strike that damaged k...
02:12, 2019-09-21

Nuclear changes, more troops heighten US-Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Iran edged toward a flashpoint Monday as Tehran announced it was breaking compliance with the accord that keeps it fro...
06:24, 2019-06-18

The U.S. Is 'Getting Out of the Mideast' By Sending 3,000 Troops To Saudi Arabia The Trump Administration, determined to “get out of the Middle East” and its “endless wars”, is deploying 3,000 troops, including fighter jets and mi...
18:44, 2019-10-19

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

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

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

Mexico to deploy 6,000 troops to border with Guatemala The Mexican government will deploy 6,000 troops to its southern border with Guatemala on Monday — members of a billion-dollar force originally set up...
01:48, 2019-06-09

From ‘our girls’ to ‘brides of Isis’ How were bright British Muslim girls lured into joining Isis? Azadeh Moaveni travelled to Turkey, Syria and Tunisia to find outWhen the Bethnal Green...
08:44, 2019-10-06

Trump on ISIS: ‘It was me … who captured them’ President Trump defended his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria and blasted critics who claim he gave the go-ahead to the Turkish president to...
19:32, 2019-10-21

Mexico sends 15K troops to US border to stop migrants Mexico deployed nearly 15,000 soldiers and National Guardsmen to its border with the US, the army chief said Monday — admitting they are detaining mi...
00:16, 2019-06-25

Serbian troops placed on alert after Kosovo police arrests BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia has ordered its troops to full alert after reports that Kosovo police entered Serb-populated regions of the former Ser...
08:56, 2019-05-28

Is a US-led war with Iran on the horizon as troops head to Saudi Arabia? The US is sending troops to Saudi Arabia amid concerns that it is preparing for a war with Iran. It will be the first deployment of American forces i...
21:36, 2019-07-20

Canadian man gets 26 years for aiding in murder of US troops in Iraq A Canadian man who aided in the 2009 murder of five American soldiers in Iraq was sentenced to 26 years in jail by a Brooklyn federal judge Tuesday —...
03:00, 2019-06-19

Donations needed for troops in care package drive TUCSON – For many people, there is no better way to lift ones spirit than receiving a big ol’ box in the mail. This is no different for t...
01:56, 2019-05-31

Angela Merkel inspects NATO troops in Germany The German military has put on a major display for the chancellor to show off its NATO commitment. Speaking to soldiers, Angela Merkel underlined the...
17:56, 2019-05-20

More US troops suffering heatstroke because of climate change: report At least 17 US troops have died of heat exposure during training since 2008, while a rising number of military members have fallen ill because of tor...
22:44, 2019-07-23

Kabul suicide attack slightly wounds four US troops Four U.S. troops suffered minor injuries when a suicide car bomber targeted their convoy in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul Friday, the U.S. militar...
18:40, 2019-05-31

US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East for 'protection' against Iran Both President Trump and the Pentagon stressed that they were not seeking to engage in a military conflict with Iran. Trump has been trying to pressu...
20:28, 2019-05-24

Homeland Security requests 1,000 additional troops at border The Trump administration wants to send 1,000 more troops to the US-Mexico border “to provide supplemental holding and port of entry enforcement...
02:16, 2019-07-09

US official: Bad spending oversight hampers Afghan troops KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A U.S. watchdog says lack of coordinated oversight of America’s spending in Afghanistan has led to a waste of funds a...
10:04, 2019-06-21

Texas sending another 1,000 National Guard troops to border AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he’s sending another 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border and blasted Congres...
20:56, 2019-06-21

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

Kurdish fighters move away from border as US troops withdraw After a morning of fighting in the wake of Thursday’s cease fire announcement, Kurdish fighters on Friday started retreating south of the 20-mi...
23:52, 2019-10-18

Two US troops killed in Afghanistan inside attack: report Two US service members were killed Monday in Afghanistan in an inside attack, according to a report. The service members, who were unidentified, were...
22:36, 2019-07-29

New Zealand plans to withdraw all Iraq troops by next June WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand says it will withdraw all of its troops from Iraq by next June. The South Pacific nation has a small conti...
07:32, 2019-06-10

Brazil deploys troops to help fight fires in the Amazon Some 44,000 troops will be available for “unprecedented” operations to put out the fires, and forces are heading to six Brazilian states that asked f...
16:36, 2019-08-25

German troops wait 8 years for new combat boots Since 2016 the German military — the Bundeswehr — has planned to provide troops with new combat boots. Now soldiers must wait longer to be properly e...
09:40, 2019-08-28

Pentagon plan could send 10,000 troops to the Middle East In a plan that is set to be presented to the White House on Thursday, up to 10,000 more U.S. service members would be deployed to the Middle East as ...
02:04, 2019-05-23

Top military chief not ready to withdraw troops from Afghanistan ”I do not think about it as we are going to withdraw. I think about it as we are going to initiate inter-Afghan dialogue, ideally leading to peace an...
02:28, 2019-08-29

US troops, civilian defense workers get political reminder WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is reminding civilian Defense Department employees and service members not to engage...
00:48, 2019-06-12

Yemen official says airstrikes killed at least 30 troops near Aden SANAA, Yemen — Airstrikes hit Yemeni government forces heading to the southern port city of Aden to fight separatists backed by the United Arab Emira...
16:00, 2019-08-29

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

Up to 5,500 US troops will keep deploying to the southwest border through September 2020 John Moore/Getty Images Defense Secretary Mark Esper has approved a request to keep 5,500 US troops at the US-Mexico border through September 2020. U...
23:40, 2019-10-14

US may deploy thousands more troops amid Iran tension The Pentagon is considering a request to send thousands more troops to the Middle East as relations worsen, unnamed officials say. Meanwhile, Iran's ...
03:04, 2019-05-23

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

US to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil industry Trump has for now decided not to authorize an immediate military strike on Iran in response to attackThe Pentagon says the US will deploy additional ...
02:40, 2019-09-21

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

Egypt: Troops kill 14 militants day after IS attack in Sinai CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says security forces killed 14 militants while pursuing attackers behind an assault on a police checkpoint in northern Sinai that ...
12:36, 2019-06-06

Putin: No intention to deploy Russian troops in Venezuela ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin has told reporters that Moscow has no intention to deploy its troops or set up military bases ...
14:20, 2019-06-06

Army sets sights on lasers for infantry troops U.S. Army Infantry units fight door-to-door in Close-Quarter-Combat in high-threat urban environments, advance through wooded, rocky terrain to maneu...
23:36, 2019-08-22

Brazil says thousands of troops available to combat forest fires Brazil has 44,000 troops stationed in its northern Amazon region that are available to combat forest fires and could send more from elsewhere in the ...
19:00, 2019-08-24

Gunmen kill 2 Pakistani troops deployed for Eid in southwest QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s military says suspected militants have opened fire on a paramilitary vehicle patrolling in the town of Herna...
15:32, 2019-06-06

Colombian troops kill nine FARC rebels in raid A military operation in southern Colombia killed nine members of a rebel group FARC. The raid followed a call to arms by former FARC leader Ivan Marq...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Iraq base that houses US troops hit by barrage of rockets BAGHDAD (AP) – A barrage of Katyusha rockets targeted an Iraqi air base that houses American troops south of the city of Mosul on Friday, two s...
23:24, 2019-11-08

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

Mexico sends in troops after failed 'El Chapo' son arrest The Mexican government has defended releasing the son of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman after cartel gunmen launched an assault on the raid. Some worry th...
04:28, 2019-10-22

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

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

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

Yemeni officials say troops retake key district from rebels SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say forces loyal to the internationally recognized government have recaptured a key district in the sou...
11:04, 2019-05-18

Libyan officials: Militants kill 3 troops at LNA checkpoint BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libyan officials say Islamic State militants have killed at least three troops in an attack on a checkpoint in a desert town. ...
11:40, 2019-05-18

Maduro rallies troops against opposition leader Guaido The Venezuelan president has proclaimed support for his armed forces just days after the opposition staged a rally to display its military backing. M...
22:08, 2019-05-02

Esper: Troops will be coming home and will not stay in Iraq United States troops exiting Syria through Iraq will eventually make their way home, according to the Pentagon....
23:57, 2019-10-22

Ukraine troops, rebels pull out of Donbass village Kyiv has pulled out troops from the area near the village of Petrivske, paving a way for a new top level peace summit. Russia's Vladimir Putin and Ge...
21:56, 2019-11-11

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

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

Rising temperatures put US troops at greater risk of illness About 2,800 troops suffered illnesses from dehydration to heat stroke last year. That number is 50 percent higher than it was five years earlier, acc...
20:48, 2019-11-14

Who was ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi? On Sunday, Donald Trump said that al Baghdadi died by suicide in a tunnel in Syria's Idlib province, near the border with Turkey....
22:40, 2019-10-27

How Trump gabbed too much about the ISIS raid Trump, who spoke for a full 48 minutes and took a series of questions at the White House, went into unusual detail about the mission....
22:48, 2019-10-27

'Recalibrating' the global fight against ISIS The battle against the Islamic State is far from over, as evidenced by this morning’s meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS at the State Dep...
15:08, 2019-11-14

100 ISIS prisoners are now at large — 'We do not know where they are,' a US official says Yuri Gripas / REUTERS James Jeffrey, the US Special Representative for Syria and global head of the coalition to defeat ISIS, said Wednesday that mor...
19:04, 2019-10-23

ISIS 2.0 'could emerge after death of al-Baghdadi' ISIS leader and head of the so-called Caliphate Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead – but this may have unintended consequences...
23:24, 2019-10-27

Who was ISIS leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi? On Sunday, Donald Trump said that al Baghdadi died by suicide in a tunnel in Syria's Idlib province, near the border with Turkey....
21:08, 2019-10-27

The leader of ISIS is dead, according to Trump. Here’s what you need to know Who was Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, how did the operation happen and what does this mean for ISIS? Here's what you need to know....
19:44, 2019-10-27

ISIS is now weaponizing cows with explosives Add animal rights activists to the ever-growing list of ISIS haters — following reports that the fiends had weaponized a pair of cows by turning them...
21:36, 2019-09-03

ISIS boy, 10, declares 'We're going to you' at 'mini caliphate' cap The boy made the shocking threat at al Hol camp in northeast Syria where thousands of people are suspected ISIS fighters' families...
01:12, 2019-11-11

Who is the Brave Dog That Helped Take Down ISIS Leader? President Trump declassified a photo of the dog, but his name remains classified, leaving Americans to make up their own....
20:16, 2019-10-29

ISIS propaganda could be making a comeback A spate of recent videos published to ISIS’ social media channels show fighters pledging allegiance to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, according to...
05:40, 2019-07-14

Will ISIS 2.0 emerge after death of Al-Baghdadi? ISIS leader and head of the so-called Caliphate Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead – but this may have unintended consequences...
18:16, 2019-10-27

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al-Qaida SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Officials say government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir have killed a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida in the di...
07:16, 2019-05-24

Troops stationed on US-Mexico border to get medals for first time since Bush era The Pentagon has decided the thousands of troops who have been deployed to the U.S.-Mexico border will receive medals for their service....
23:28, 2019-08-20

Indonesia sends more troops to quell fresh Papua unrest Indonesia has deployed additional troops to the restive province of West Papua amid spreading violence and protests there over the past several days....
15:24, 2019-08-21

White House considers deploying 120,00 troops to Middle East The White House is considering a military plan that would include sending 120,000 troops to the Middle East in response to what the Trump Administrat...
06:24, 2019-05-14

Rising NATO superstar Poland to host more American troops, buy US F-35s When President Trump meets Poland’s President Andrzej Duda at the White House Wednesday, the president will have what one senior administration offic...
22:08, 2019-06-11

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Authorizes Troops to Fight Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro, who is very much like the Donald Trump of Brazil, appears to have capitulated to mounting international pressure over the w...
20:48, 2019-08-24

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

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

US sending 2,000 troops to Saudi Arabia as Iran threat grows The Pentagon is deploying about 2,000 more troops and military hardware to Saudi Arabia to combat Iranian aggression....
19:20, 2019-10-11

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

Shanahan disputes reports US might send 10,000 more troops to counter Iran He didn’t call it “fake news,” but acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told reporters at the Pentagon that their sources “aren’t feeding you ri...
22:36, 2019-05-23

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

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

Buttigieg: It’s ‘not a good sign’ that US is sending 1,500 troops to Middle East Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg took a swipe at White House national security adviser John Bolton as he blasted the Trump administrati...
17:48, 2019-05-26

US to deploy 1,500 troops to Middle East amid tensions with Iran White House downplays prospect of conflictTrump administration approves $7bn arms sale to Saudi ArabiaThe US will send hundreds of additional troops ...
05:52, 2019-05-25

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases under proposed deal The deal, reached after months of negotiations with representatives from the insurgent movement, must still be approved by U.S. President Donald Trum...
23:48, 2019-09-02

700 National Guard troops tackle windswept California wildfires Armed only with hoses and guts, firefighters faced down a fast-moving wall of flames in Los Angeles Tuesday. Infernos gripping the Golden State have ...
03:20, 2019-10-30

Officials: Taliban attacks kill ten Afghan troops, four police KABUL, Afghanistan — A roadside bombing claimed by the Taliban killed 10 Afghan soldiers in the country’s west while insurgent attacks on secur...
12:48, 2019-05-27

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

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

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

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

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al Qaeda SRINAGAR, India — Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed a top militant commander linked to al Qaeda in the disputed region, officials...
17:48, 2019-05-24

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
16:12, 2019-10-13

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

Paraguay may deploy troops after Brazilian gangster escapes in shootout President’s announcement prompts concerns for civil liberties in a country which only emerged from military rule in 1989Mario Abdo Benítez has announ...
21:00, 2019-09-12

Troops will paint border fence to improve ‘aesthetic appearance’ Active-duty US troops are set to begin painting a year-old stretch of fencing on the Mexican border to “improve the aesthetic appearance” — at the sa...
02:00, 2019-06-07

Libyan officials: Militant attack kills 9 troops at LNA base BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libyan officials say militants have killed at least nine soldiers in an attack on a training camp for the self-styled Libyan N...
13:28, 2019-05-04

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United...
18:04, 2019-09-21

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

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

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

Kashmir group seeks UN probe into torture by India troops SRINAGAR, India (AP) — A prominent rights group in Indian-controlled Kashmir is advocating for the United Nations to establish a commission of inquir...
06:20, 2019-05-20

Russia's Putin orders troops to help fight Siberia wildfires Russia's military will join the combat against wildfires raging in Siberia as they rip through several remote regions, Kremlin officials said. The fi...
17:04, 2019-07-31

Tension between Iran, U.S. has implications for Canadian troops in Iraq: analysts The escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf between Iran and the United States have implications for the future safety of Canadian troops in Iraq, an...
23:28, 2019-07-08

Israeli troops mistakenly shoot Hamas operative in Gaza Hamas has said that Israel must answer for the "criminal act." The Israel Defense Force has acknowledged the mistake....
18:48, 2019-07-11

Iraq boosts security measures at air base that houses U.S. troops Iraq hosts more than 5,000 U.S. troops, and is home to powerful Iranian-backed militias, some of whom want those U.S. forces to leave....
14:28, 2019-06-22

Israel claims its troops didn’t kill paraplegic Palestinian JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army has closed a criminal investigation into the death of a paraplegic Palestinian man shot while demonstrating along G...
19:56, 2019-05-17

UN urges public inquiry into abuse by British troops in Iraq LONDON (AP) — A U.N. committee is calling for an independent public inquiry to investigate allegations of unlawful killings and torture by British tr...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Three French troops killed in Guiana gold-mining raid The soldiers died from toxic fumes while trying to blow up an illegal gold mining installation underground. France has deployed hundreds of troops to...
12:12, 2019-07-18

U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran Senior American defense officials said some U.S. troops and Patriot air defense missile systems have already arrived at Prince Sultan Air Base, south...
02:56, 2019-07-20

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

Iraqi troops moves to smash last remnants of Islamic State A military operation is underway to clear out the last traces of the Islamic State from Iraq. Iraq’s military said Saturday its troops launched an op...
00:32, 2019-07-21

German troops head for Lithuania NATO exercises, despite air delay Germany's Bundeswehr overcame another potentially embarrassing aircraft glitch by flying tank battalion troops from Leipzig to Kaunas in Lithuania — ...
18:28, 2019-07-28

Iran warns war would spread across Gulf, threaten lives of U.S. troops Iran has said it would respond firmly to any threat against it and warned on Sunday of the risks of a military confrontation....
16:24, 2019-06-23

Troops who've seen combat are at higher risk for addition to opioids and heroin Alejandro Licea/US Army/Reuters Troops with combat experience are more disposed to opioid abuse, according to a recent study. The study found that op...
18:32, 2019-10-15

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

Pentagon plan could send up to 10,000 troops to the Middle East: U.S. officials U.S. officials say the Pentagon will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more American troops to the Middle East to beef up defence...
02:08, 2019-05-23

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

Residents of Syrian city pelt retreating US troops with food Scenes in Kurdish city demonstrate sense of betrayal amid rushed US withdrawalResidents pelted apparently retreating US troops with potatoes as they ...
15:08, 2019-10-21

Mortar attack on Iraqi base home to US troops; no casualties BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi military says three mortar shells have hit an air base just north of Baghdad where American trainers are present, causing a ...
11:24, 2019-06-15

Hong Kong: Chinese troops deployed to help clear roadblocks Controversial move could exacerbate tensions in territory dealing with months of anti-government protests Chinese troops in Hong Kong have been deplo...
16:44, 2019-11-16

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

Syrian residents pelt retreating US troops with food and insults Angry scenes demonstrate sense of betrayal amid rushed US withdrawalPelted with fruit and hounded by insults, the American military’s exit from Syria...
18:40, 2019-10-21

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

New Jersey woman sentenced for supporting ISIS — again A New Jersey native who acted as a double-agent for ISIS was being sentenced in Brooklyn Monday for providing material support to the terror group — ...
19:12, 2019-06-24

The Pentagon is taking on ISIS 'clandestine insurgency' The remnants of the Islamic State have returned to the group's insurgent roots since the destruction of its land caliphate earlier this year, but it ...
23:40, 2019-09-18

'It could have been me': On the trail of the British teenagers who became 'brides of Isis' How were bright British Muslim girls lured into joining Isis? Azadeh Moaveni travelled to Turkey, Syria and Tunisia to find outWhen the Bethnal Green...
16:52, 2019-10-06

ISIS already has a new leader in former Saddam Hussein officer ISIS already has a new leader — a feared former officer for Saddam Hussein known as “the Destroyer,” according to reports. Abdullah...
13:36, 2019-10-28

US takes custody of British Isis pair Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of involvement in beheadingsTwo British Isis members accused of involvement in the beheading of wes...
09:24, 2019-10-10

New Jersey ISIS recruiter gets just 48 months behind bars A Brooklyn federal court judge Wednesday sentenced an admitted ISIS recruiter and failed government cooperator to only 48 months behind bars — ...
20:16, 2019-06-26

FBI 'not giving up' on bringing ISIS 'Beatles' to justice in US FBI Director Christopher Wray told Congress today that the FBI is “not giving up” on bringing two British-raised ISIS terrorists, known colloquially ...
01:44, 2019-05-08

Pompeo confirms ISIS is regaining strength Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged Tuesday that ISIS is regaining strength in Iraq and Syria — as he insisted that the caliphate is st...
16:16, 2019-08-20

Protesters: Climate change worse than ISIS As people across the country continue a weekend of climate change protests today, many believe the threat is far greater than the global ISIS terror ...
19:08, 2019-09-23

'I want to have my own car': American-born ISIS bride wants to return to US A woman born in New Jersey, who fled the United States to join the Islamic State five years ago, said she "regrets every single thing" and has fought...
19:20, 2019-11-09

DIGGING DEEPER: Possible ISIS connection to Tucson TUCSON – Two Tucson men are behind bars and facing federal terrorism charges. News 4 Tucson obtained court documents that revealed the depth of...
06:12, 2019-07-31

Trump Announces the Death of a Top ISIS Leader Donald Trump announced that U.S. forces have killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in surprisingly vivid detail....
22:00, 2019-10-27

Inside the Minds of the Women Who Joined ISIS Azadeh Moaveni’s “Guest House for Young Widows” tries to understand why middle-class girls and women would join a jihadist movement....
11:24, 2019-09-10

WATCH: US bombs ISIS island in Iraq U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq dropped about 80,000 pounds of bombs on an island believed to be filled with Islamic State militants....
20:40, 2019-09-10

Two Tucson men arrested for conspiring to support ISIS TUCSON – Two men were arrested at Tucson International Airport Friday for allegedly conspiring to provide material support and resources to ISI...
02:28, 2019-07-30

Dan Crenshaw Hides in an Elevator to Escape Fellow Troops Calling Him on His Bullshit Texas Rep. Dan Crenshaw has made a career out of his status as a combat veteran, leaning into the belief that those who have fought for our country i...
18:04, 2019-09-20

US may withdraw thousands of troops from Afghanistan as part of proposed Taliban deal The Pentagon is preparing to withdraw thousands of troops from Afghanistan as part of a proposed peace deal with the Taliban, U.S. officials told Fox...
08:52, 2019-08-02

Aaron Lewis talks hecklers, supporting the troops and new album 'State I'm In' Aaron Lewis is eager to get back on the road with his new record, "State I'm In" — especially if it means performing for the troops, which he says is...
17:52, 2019-04-12

Israel readies troops as US and Iran tensions reach boiling point ISRAEL is preparing its military for war in case it needs to wade into a confrontation between the US and Iran....
20:52, 2019-07-02

Honey, I shrunk the MRE: Troops say the Army's new tiny meals could yield big benefits Army scientists have developed a method to shrink down a soldier's portable rations to one-third their normal size, which troops say could yield big ...
00:40, 2019-08-10

US briefing: 1,000 US troops to Middle East, Facebook crypto and Morsi death Tuesday’s top story: US sends additional troops to Middle East after ‘hostile behavior by Iranian forces and their proxy groups’. Plus, Facebook laun...
12:16, 2019-06-18

China reportedly signs secret deal to station troops in Cambodia Wall Street Journal says US officials have seen pact but Cambodian PM denies moveChina has signed a secret deal to allow its military troops to be st...
16:52, 2019-07-22

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

No casualties reported after Iraq air base home to U.S. troops hit by mortar shells The attack comes amid rising tensions in the Middle East between the United States and Iran, which ratcheted up on Thursday after suspected attacks o...
15:16, 2019-06-15

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

Troops won’t suffer in feds’ health-care battle with provinces, Trudeau says The fight revolves around the reimbursement of medical costs that are incurred by civilian hospitals and other health-care providers when they treat ...
21:32, 2019-10-09

Yemeni troops hit by airstrikes amid fierce fighting for control of Aden Escalation in war for control of Aden between government and UAE-backed separatistsIntense fighting has broken out between former allies in Yemen’s c...
14:32, 2019-08-29

US to deploy troops to Saudi Arabia in face of 'credible' regional threats Washington says move will provide ‘an additional deterrent’ in face of ‘emergent’ risksThe United States has authorised the deployment of military pe...
22:20, 2019-07-20

Navy probing troops’ unofficial ‘Make Aircrew Great Again’ patches The Navy is reviewing whether service members violated Defense Department policy by wearing unofficial uniform patches with the words “Make Aircrew G...
15:56, 2019-05-29

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

Mexico deploying Guard troops to border, forms migrant team MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials say they are beginning deployment of 6,000 National Guard troops for immigration enforcement, an accelerated com...
17:24, 2019-06-11

Ukraine troops hold target practice in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone In the course of filming in Pripyat, DW reporters learned that the Ukrainian national guard holds target practice in the radioactively contaminated c...
05:16, 2019-08-01

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

Battle flag carried by black Union troops sells for $200K DENVER, Pa. (AP) — A flag that was carried into battle by a black Union regiment during the Civil War and hand-painted by an acclaimed African Americ...
00:20, 2019-06-15

Blast hits Kabul after briefing on US-Taliban deal to withdraw 5,000 troops Insurgent group claims responsibility for explosion that killed at least five civilians as US and Taliban agree deal ‘in principle’The Taliban has cl...
02:32, 2019-09-03

Texas deploys 1,000 more troops to border after arresting migrants from 52 countries this month The Republican governor of Texas announced Friday the deployment of an additional 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border because, he s...
21:20, 2019-06-21

Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
12:24, 2019-10-13

Military wants to use gene editing to protect troops against chemical and biological weapons The Pentagon's research agency wants to explore the possibility of editing a soldier's genetic makeup to protect against chemical and biological atta...
00:36, 2019-09-24

US to send 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East, citing 'hostile behavior' Concerns of a confrontation between the two countries have mounted since two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of OmanActing US defense secretar...
03:08, 2019-06-18

South Korean troops chase wild boar on DMZ in war on swine fever South Korea has ordered hundreds of soldiers manning the demilitarized zone (DMZ) on its border with North Korea to track and capture wild boars in a...
09:28, 2019-09-26

Putin: Russia has no intention to deploy troops or set up military bases in Venezuela MOSCOW (AP) — Putin: Russia has no intention to deploy troops or set up military bases in Venezuela ....
14:04, 2019-06-06

US to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia amid Iran tensions: report The Trump administration is preparing to send 500 US troops to Saudi Arabia, bolstering the military relationship between the US and the kingdom amid...
04:40, 2019-07-18

U.S. to deploy 1,000 additional troops to Middle East as tension with Iran escalates Fears of a confrontation between Iran and the United States have mounted since last Thursday when two oil tankers were attacked, more than a year aft...
01:52, 2019-06-18

US military suicides surge to record high among active duty troops The army, navy and marines all saw the rate of suicides go up this year, with only the air force showing a decreaseUS military suicides surged this y...
15:24, 2019-09-27

US to deploy 1,000 more troops to Middle East after alleged Iran tanker attacks The United States will deploy an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East in response to the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman that the...
01:40, 2019-06-18

Yemen: Houthi rebels claim capture of 'thousands' of Saudi troops Iran-aligned Houthi rebels have claimed their largest operation yet, reportedly capturing "thousands" of Saudi troops in the border region. There has...
01:28, 2019-09-29

Pentagon to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia as tensions with Iran escalate The United States is sending troops and other military equipment to Saudi Arabia as tensions flare with Iran, the Pentagon announced late Friday....
18:28, 2019-07-20

Kim Jong Un tells North Korean troops to keep “high alert posture” North Korean media showed its leader, Kim Jong Un, on Saturday observing live-fire drills involving long-range rocket launchers, the BBC reported. Bu...
06:20, 2019-05-05

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

Japan sends in thousands of troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
08:24, 2019-10-13

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

Indonesia riots: Six dead as protesters clash with troops over election results At least Six people have been killed and 200 injured in riots in Jakarta as protests over Indonesia's newly announced election result spilled into vi...
10:08, 2019-05-22

Turkish rebels find tunnel network abandoned by Kurdish troops Turkish-backed rebels have uncovered a large network of tunnels built by Kurdish fighters before they were forced to retreat from northern Syria last...
21:24, 2019-10-21

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

Pentagon Reportedly Thinking of Sending Thousands of Troops Near Iran For, Uh, Reasons This week, Pentagon officials are scheduled to brief Donald Trump’s national security team on a plan to send as many as 5,000 more American troops to...
15:16, 2019-05-23

US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran President Trump announced Friday that about 1,500 additional US troops will be deployed to the Middle East – mostly in a protective role — amid...
19:36, 2019-05-24

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

‘Weapons in our hands’ Venezuelan Military warns it is ready to slaughter US troops VENEZUELA’S Military has issued a warning to the United States – saying it is waiting with weapons at the ready....
15:40, 2019-05-18

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

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

Pentagon to present plans to send 10,000 more troops to Middle East, officials say Plans aim to beef up defenses against potential Iranian threats as tensions between the countries continue to simmerUS officials say the Pentagon wil...
01:52, 2019-05-23

Defeat malaria in a generation - here's how The world could be free of malaria by 2050, says a major report that sets out the road to eradication....
02:44, 2019-09-09

How to cope with devastating defeat Charlie Edwards, Amir Khan and Rocky Fielding have all been the victims of a crushing defeat. John Dennen hears how they dealt with it The post How t...
13:52, 2019-07-17

Osaka 'depressed' after defeat "Naomi Osaka admits she feels depressed after her shock defeat to Katerina Siniakova at Roland Garros."...
19:40, 2019-06-01

Lyon bomb suspect had pledged allegiance to ISIS PARIS — France’s counter-terrorism prosecutor says the main suspect in the bombing last week in the French city of Lyon that wounded 14 people ...
15:52, 2019-05-31

Judge orders suspected ISIS supporter to be detained TUCSON – A judge has ordered to detain one of the two men accused of trying to join Islamic State. The judge ruled Ahmed Mahad Mohamed as a fli...
15:52, 2019-08-01

3-D printing recreates ancient sculpture destroyed by ISIS A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve culture from conflict...
18:04, 2019-07-03

How the US caught up with Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi | podcast The Guardian’s Martin Chulov describes how US special forces finally tracked down Baghdadi, who was killed in a raid at the weekend. Plus: Robert Boo...
04:32, 2019-10-30

Turkey claims arrests of over 100 people tied to ISIS Turkish authorities claim that over 100 people linked to the Islamic State have been apprehended in sweeping raids across the country....
15:52, 2019-10-30

Starbucks barista accused of writing man's name as 'ISIS' instead of Aziz A Starbucks employee in Philadelphia is accused of writing a customer’s name as “ISIS” instead of Aziz on his drinks, he said last week....
03:28, 2019-09-05

After ISIS leader’s death, who is the world’s most wanted terrorist? Believed to be in Pakistan, Al Qaeda leader Ayman Al Zawahiri has somehow survived, despite a $25-million reward on his head....
21:16, 2019-10-31

ISIS bride Shamima Begum wants to return to the UK to go to therapy BBC News / YouTube Shamima Begum, now 19, traveled to Syria to become an ISIS bride at age 15. Begum first spoke out about being a former ISIS bride...
17:24, 2019-09-26

Al-Baghdadi will 'still be alive in deepfake' to recruit new ISIS terrorists EXCLUSIVE: US President Donald Trump said Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been wiped out but deepfake material could be used by ISIS to cast doubt on his cl...
00:56, 2019-11-17

Missouri man gets 8 years in prison for aiding ISIS leader A Missouri man accused of supplying cash and military equipment to a now-deceased ISIS leader in Syria has been sentenced to eight years behind bars ...
21:44, 2019-11-15