White House: Assad May Be Preparing Chemical Weapons AttackPress Secretary Sean Spicer issued a statement Monday night, saying the U.S. "has identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children."
American Airstrike Hits Pro-Assad Forces In SyriaAn American airstrike hit pro-Syrian government forces in southern Syria Thursday, as they were setting up fighting positions in a protected area.
Tillerson In Moscow As Putin Calls For UN Investigation Of Syria Chemical AttackU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia must choose between embracing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad or aligning itself with the U.S. and like-minded countries.
CBS News Poll: Most Americans Approve Of US Airstrike On SyriaA new CBS News poll finds that most Americans backed President Donald Trump's decision to strike Syria but they are reluctant to get more involved.
Lawmakers: Trump Needs To Work With Congress On Strategy In SyriaTrump ordered the air strike in response to a chemical weapons attack the Syrian government carried out against a Syrian village, killing more than 80 civilians.
American Airstrikes In Syria Strain Already Icy Relationship With RussiaRussia continues to condemn the U.S. military strike on Syria, calling it an "aggression" and a "violation of international law."
Russia Says US Missile Strike On Syrian Air Base 'Violation Of International Law'In a statement, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin believes President Donald Trump ordered the strikes under a "far-fetched pretext."
Local Officials React To US Missile Strike On SyriaPresident Donald Trump ordered the strike Thursday in response to this week's deadly chemical weapons attack the Syrian government carried out against civilians.
Trump Orders Military Airstrike Against Syria After Deadly Chemical AttackTrump said there is "no dispute" that Syria used banned chemical weapons, violating its obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention.
President Trump Calls Syria Chemical Attack An 'Affront To Humanity'Trump made the comments at the start of a joint news conference with Jordanian King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein at the White House on Wednesday.
Al-Qaida-Linked Group Claims Attacks At Holy Sites Near Syrian CapitalThe al-Qaida-linked group said the blasts were a message to Iran -- a main backer of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Twin Blasts Rock Shiite Holy Sites Near Syrian CapitalThere was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks. Islamic State militants have carried out similar attacks before against Shiite shrines in the Syrian capital and elsewhere.