ISIS Leader Dead: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Killed By U.S. Forces In Raid In SyriaAbu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS) who once controlled a vast swath of territory and tens of thousands of fighters, has been killed in Syria.
Trump Lifts Turkey Sanctions, Calling Ceasefire In Syria 'Permanent'President Trump announced Wednesday that the U.S. would lift sanctions on Turkey because there will be a "permanent" ceasefire in the conflict between Turkey and the Kurds in northern Syria.
Trump Repeatedly Says Kurdish Allies Are 'Not Angels'President Trump slammed Kurds in northeastern Syria on Wednesday, repeatedly declaring that members of the group that fought alongside U.S. troops in the fight against ISIS are "not angels."
U.S. Imposes New Sanctions On Turkey Over Syria OffensiveThe U.S. has imposed new sanctions against Turkish officials and institutions over the country's incursion into northern Syria.
Abandoned By U.S., Kurds Turn To Assad, Russia As ISIS Detainees EscapeHundreds of ISIS family members and supporters escaped from a camp in northern Syria over the weekend amid a fast-moving Turkish offensive.
U.S. To Evacuate More Troops From Northern Syria, Defense Secretary SaysThe U.S. is "preparing to evacuate" about 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria "as safely and quickly as possible," Defense Secretary Mark Esper told "Face the Nation" in an interview Sunday.
Turkey Launches Airstrikes On Syria After Trump Pulls Back U.S. TroopsTurkey launched airstrikes and fired artillery aimed at crushing Kurdish fighters in northern Syria on Wednesday after U.S. troops pulled back from the area.
Republicans Call U.S. Pull-Back From Syria 'Betrayal' Of AlliesSome of President Trump's strongest Republican supporters are condemning his decision to remove U.S. forces from outposts in northeast Syria in order to clear the way for a Turkish incursion.
Cuomo Orders Flags To Half-Staff In Memory Of New Yorker Killed In SyriaShannon M. Kent was a Navy sailor and married mother of two whose father is a high-ranking officer in the New York State Police.
Syrian Refugee Who Found Solace In Manhattan Kitchen Comes Out With CookbookA woman who went from escaping violence in Syria to cooking in a Manhattan church now has a cookbook of her own.
President Trump Discusses Iran, North Korea And More At UN General AssemblyTrump praised the work his administration has done so far, especially pertaining to relations with North Korea.
Syria Balks At Chemical Claims As U.S. Warns On AttacksOne of the targets of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in Syria was still smoldering as the United States warned its forces were "locked and loaded" to strike again.
World Reacts After US, European Allies Launch Airstrikes Aimed At Syria's Chemical WeaponsRussian President Vladimir Putin denounced the Friday night raids as aggression that will make the humanitarian crisis in Syria worse.
U.S. Launches Military Strikes On Syria's Chemical Weapons CapabilitiesThe president said the U.S. is “prepared to sustain this response until the Syrian regime stops its use of prohibited chemical agents.”
Trump Says Attack On Syria 'Could Be Very Soon Or Not So Soon At All'It appears Secretary of Defense James Mattis is advocating for a cautious approach, saying any U.S. action could provoke a major reaction.