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U.S. forces face increased danger in Syria from Trump's withdrawal and Turkey's offensive

U.S. forces face increased danger in Syria from Trump's withdrawal and Turkey's offensive

As Turkey launches offensive operations into northeastern Syria against once American-backed Syrian militias, the danger facing U.S. forces in the region have heightened amid reports that U.S. operations against the Islamic State militant group in Syria have halted. Read full article:: U.S. forces face increased danger in Syr...→

U.S. forces face increased danger in Syria from Trump's withdrawal and Turkey's offensive

U.S. forces face increased danger in Syria from Trump's withdrawal and Turkey's offensive

As Turkey launches offensive operations into northeastern Syria against once American-backed Syrian militias, the danger facing U.S. forces in the region have heightened amid reports that U.S. operations against the Islamic State militant group in Syria have halted. Read full article:: U.S. forces face increased danger in Syr...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

Washington — and the rest of the free world — must hold Turkey accountable for its actions in Syria. We also must continue trying to broker a cease-fire.between Turkey and the Kurds. Read full article:: James Carafano: US must prevent rise of ...→

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Democratic debate attendees, leftists, and Trump supporters, including local residents, are squaring off outside Otterbein University ahead of Tuesday's presidential primary debate in Westerville, Ohio. Read full article:: Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces F...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' withdrawal from Syria

The Latest on the United States and the military withdrawal from northern Syria (all times local): Read full article:: The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' w...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Lawmakers streamed back to Washington Tuesday determined to fight President Trump’s troop pullout from Syria — but they struggled to figure out exactly what they can do about it. Read full article:: Congress struggles to counter Trump on S...→

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill announced a bipartisan resolution Tuesday to rebuke President Trump for his decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria, and said it’s time Republicans join them in spanking the president for reckless decisions. Read full article:: Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Sy...→

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

Mr. Trump’s defenders say he is doing it for the troops, bringing them home where they’ll be safe. But America’s warriors volunteer not to be safe at home but to keep their fellow Americans safe at home by targeting our enemies wherever they live and plot. Read full article:: President Trump not ending the endless w...→

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

On Monday's broadcast of NPR's "All Things Considered," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops in Syria is akin to the fall of Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War in 1 | Clips Read full article:: Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she and a leading Senate Republican want Congress to produce bipartisan legislation to “overturn” President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overtu...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

President Donald Trump's troop withdrawal from Syria potentially sets up "genocide" of the Kurds and puts 50 U.S. nuclear weapons in Turkey in peril, according to former CIA Director James Woolsey, on Newsmax TV. Read full article:: James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted...→

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

GOP lawmakers are eager to avoid a breach with the president.... Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters fire a heavy machine-gun toward Kurdish fighters in Syria's northern region of Manbij on Monday. | AP Photo Read full article:: Republicans drop their revolt against Tr...→

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

President Donald Trump’s abrupt announcement last week that the United States would withdraw its troops from northeastern Syria has already begun to shift the power dynamic in a country that has endured years of war. Here are some of the... Read full article:: Winners and losers in Trump’s troop with...→

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

The Pentagon will have to disassemble combat bases that were built to stay for a mission that was supposed to last, and protect the troops as they withdraw amid a chaotic battlefield. Read full article:: How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a H...→

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

The extraction of American troops is expected to take weeks, but as the fighting on the ground escalates, some units may have to leave sooner. Read full article:: Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria ...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

President Trump’s grassroots military supporters, as opposed to neoconservatives who have long opposed his agenda, appear to be supporting his abrupt decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-milita...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, blasts Trump's US toop withdrawal from Syria, says it will create "ISIS 2.0"

"We've set the conditions for ISIS 2.0 ... and we're repeating the mistakes of the Obama administration, which pulled out of Iraq too soon and led to all of this in the first place, except we won't have any local allies to fight them again," Michael Waltz said. Read full article:: GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, bla...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

President Donald Trump's troop withdrawal from Syria potentially sets up "genocide" of the Kurds and puts 50 U.S. nuclear weapons in Turkey in peril, according to former CIA Director James Woolsey, on Newsmax TV. Read full article:: James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted...→

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Lawmakers streamed back to Washington Tuesday determined to fight President Trump’s troop pullout from Syria — but they struggled to figure out exactly what they can do about it. Read full article:: Congress struggles to counter Trump on S...→

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Democratic debate attendees, leftists, and Trump supporters, including local residents, are squaring off outside Otterbein University ahead of Tuesday's presidential primary debate in Westerville, Ohio. Read full article:: Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces F...→

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

President Donald Trump’s abrupt announcement last week that the United States would withdraw its troops from northeastern Syria has already begun to shift the power dynamic in a country that has endured years of war. Here are some of the... Read full article:: Winners and losers in Trump’s troop with...→

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

Mr. Trump’s defenders say he is doing it for the troops, bringing them home where they’ll be safe. But America’s warriors volunteer not to be safe at home but to keep their fellow Americans safe at home by targeting our enemies wherever they live and plot. Read full article:: President Trump not ending the endless w...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

The extraction of American troops is expected to take weeks, but as the fighting on the ground escalates, some units may have to leave sooner. Read full article:: Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' withdrawal from Syria

The Latest on the United States and the military withdrawal from northern Syria (all times local): Read full article:: The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' w...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

President Trump’s grassroots military supporters, as opposed to neoconservatives who have long opposed his agenda, appear to be supporting his abrupt decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-milita...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, blasts Trump's US toop withdrawal from Syria, says it will create "ISIS 2.0"

"We've set the conditions for ISIS 2.0 ... and we're repeating the mistakes of the Obama administration, which pulled out of Iraq too soon and led to all of this in the first place, except we won't have any local allies to fight them again," Michael Waltz said. Read full article:: GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, bla...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

Washington — and the rest of the free world — must hold Turkey accountable for its actions in Syria. We also must continue trying to broker a cease-fire.between Turkey and the Kurds. Read full article:: James Carafano: US must prevent rise of ...→

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

GOP lawmakers are eager to avoid a breach with the president.... Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters fire a heavy machine-gun toward Kurdish fighters in Syria's northern region of Manbij on Monday. | AP Photo Read full article:: Republicans drop their revolt against Tr...→

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill announced a bipartisan resolution Tuesday to rebuke President Trump for his decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria, and said it’s time Republicans join them in spanking the president for reckless decisions. Read full article:: Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Sy...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

The Pentagon will have to disassemble combat bases that were built to stay for a mission that was supposed to last, and protect the troops as they withdraw amid a chaotic battlefield. Read full article:: How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a H...→

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

On Monday's broadcast of NPR's "All Things Considered," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops in Syria is akin to the fall of Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War in 1 | Clips Read full article:: Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she and a leading Senate Republican want Congress to produce bipartisan legislation to “overturn” President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overtu...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→

Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at White House on Wednesday

Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as the congressional foreign affairs and armed services committees are to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday to discuss the situation in Syria, congressional aides and an... Read full article:: Trump to Meet Lawmakers on Syria at Whit...→

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by President Trump, 2020 Democrats Say

It was an unusual juxtaposition for Democrats — calling a Republican president weak militarily.... That’s how the contenders for the party’s nomination framed the recent withdrawal of American troops from northern Syria under President Trump, who they said during Tuesday night’s debate had created turmoil with his impulsive foreign polic Read full article:: Kurds in Syria Were Sold Out by Presiden...→

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted Rashly in Syria

President Donald Trump's troop withdrawal from Syria potentially sets up "genocide" of the Kurds and puts 50 U.S. nuclear weapons in Turkey in peril, according to former CIA Director James Woolsey, on Newsmax TV. Read full article:: James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Trump Acted...→

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

James Carafano: US must prevent rise of new ISIS caliphate in Syria following our troop withdrawal

Washington — and the rest of the free world — must hold Turkey accountable for its actions in Syria. We also must continue trying to broker a cease-fire.between Turkey and the Kurds. Read full article:: James Carafano: US must prevent rise of ...→

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Congress struggles to counter Trump on Syria

Lawmakers streamed back to Washington Tuesday determined to fight President Trump’s troop pullout from Syria — but they struggled to figure out exactly what they can do about it. Read full article:: Congress struggles to counter Trump on S...→

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria

GOP lawmakers are eager to avoid a breach with the president.... Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters fire a heavy machine-gun toward Kurdish fighters in Syria's northern region of Manbij on Monday. | AP Photo Read full article:: Republicans drop their revolt against Tr...→

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces Face Off Outside Dem Debate

Democratic debate attendees, leftists, and Trump supporters, including local residents, are squaring off outside Otterbein University ahead of Tuesday's presidential primary debate in Westerville, Ohio. Read full article:: Watch Live: Leftists, Pro-Trump Forces F...→

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Syria

Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill announced a bipartisan resolution Tuesday to rebuke President Trump for his decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria, and said it’s time Republicans join them in spanking the president for reckless decisions. Read full article:: Democrats set vote to rebuke Trump on Sy...→

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

Winners and losers in Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria

President Donald Trump’s abrupt announcement last week that the United States would withdraw its troops from northeastern Syria has already begun to shift the power dynamic in a country that has endured years of war. Here are some of the... Read full article:: Winners and losers in Trump’s troop with...→

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' to US troops in Syria, official says

Turkish-backed forces came “very close” to U.S. troops in Syria just west of a coalition base in the northern Syrian town of Ain Issa Tuesday — so close that American jets and attack helicopters were called in to disrupt the approaching forces, a U.S official tells Fox News. Read full article:: Turkish-backed forces come 'very close' ...→

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

President Trump not ending the endless war in Syria

Mr. Trump’s defenders say he is doing it for the troops, bringing them home where they’ll be safe. But America’s warriors volunteer not to be safe at home but to keep their fellow Americans safe at home by targeting our enemies wherever they live and plot. Read full article:: President Trump not ending the endless w...→

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a Hasty, Risky Withdrawal From Syria

The Pentagon will have to disassemble combat bases that were built to stay for a mission that was supposed to last, and protect the troops as they withdraw amid a chaotic battlefield. Read full article:: How the U.S. Military Will Carry Out a H...→

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian forces sweep into U.S. base abandoned in Syria

Russian mercenary forces have begun sweeping in to fill a security void left by withdrawing U.S. troops in northern Syria, with a video online showing the Moscow-backed mercenaries taking control Tuesday of what was previously an American military outpost. Read full article:: Russian forces sweep into U.S. base aban...→

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' -- 'Trump's Saigon' | Breitbart

On Monday's broadcast of NPR's "All Things Considered," former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice said President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw troops in Syria is akin to the fall of Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War in 1 | Clips Read full article:: Susan Rice: Syria Withdrawal 'Shameful' ...→

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria underway

The extraction of American troops is expected to take weeks, but as the fighting on the ground escalates, some units may have to leave sooner. Read full article:: Video: Withdrawal of US troops in Syria ...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery is pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day. Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for border town in NE Syria

Turkish artillery are pounding suspected Syrian Kurdish positions near a town in northeast Syria as Turkey's military incursion enters its seventh day Read full article:: Turkish, Kurdish forces battle for borde...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US withdrawal means: What you need to know

Here's a look at the key players involved in Syria in what started as a civil war and has mutated into a regional proxy conflict. Read full article:: Who’s fighting in Syria and what the US ...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' withdrawal from Syria

The Latest on the United States and the military withdrawal from northern Syria (all times local): Read full article:: The Latest: Pelosi wants to 'overturn' w...→

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overturn’ Trump’s Syria withdrawal, House speaker says

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she and a leading Senate Republican want Congress to produce bipartisan legislation to “overturn” President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Pelosi, Lindsey Graham aiming to ‘overtu...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U.S. Pulls Back

Syrian government forces streamed into the country’s northeast, filling a vacuum opened up by President Trump’s decision to pull back in Syria. Read full article:: Assad Forces Surge Forward in Syria as U...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible | WTOP

The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos, cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader war. Read full article:: US pulling out of northern Syria; full w...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-military supporters back withdrawal from Syria

President Trump’s grassroots military supporters, as opposed to neoconservatives who have long opposed his agenda, appear to be supporting his abrupt decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria. Read full article:: Neocons complain, but Trump’s pro-milita...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, blasts Trump's US toop withdrawal from Syria, says it will create "ISIS 2.0"

"We've set the conditions for ISIS 2.0 ... and we're repeating the mistakes of the Obama administration, which pulled out of Iraq too soon and led to all of this in the first place, except we won't have any local allies to fight them again," Michael Waltz said. Read full article:: GOP Congressman, former Green Beret, bla...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→