Syria

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(AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)
January 11, 2019 - 5:10 am
BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S.-led military coalition in Syria has begun the process of withdrawing troops from Syria, a U.S. military official said Friday, declining to comment on specific timetables or movements.
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 The White House has sent Bolton on a mission to allay Israel's concerns about President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria.
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
January 06, 2019 - 11:21 am
President Donald Trump's national security adviser said Sunday that the American military withdrawal from northeastern Syria is conditioned on defeating the remnants of the Islamic State group and on Turkey assuring the safety of U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters.
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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
December 31, 2018 - 5:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered a slowdown to the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Syria, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday.
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Lebanese anti-government protesters clash with riot policemen
(AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
December 23, 2018 - 11:11 am
Hundreds of Lebanese protested against deteriorating economic conditions Sunday.
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(AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)
December 20, 2018 - 11:44 am
President Donald Trump is declaring victory over the Islamic State group in Syria, but the militants remain a deadly force, and U.S. partners warn a premature U.S. withdrawal will allow them to storm back.
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December 19, 2018 - 10:29 am
President Donald Trump says U.S. troops do not need to remain in Syria.
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(SANA via AP)
July 25, 2018 - 5:51 am
A series of suicide bombings and attacks in southern Syria, including a motorcycle bomber who struck at a busy vegetable market, killed 38 people on Wednesday, state media reported, blaming Islamic State militants for the carnage.
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Syria Strikes
(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
April 14, 2018 - 2:39 pm
President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons...
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President Trump
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April 12, 2018 - 9:22 am
President Donald Trump said Thursday that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon or not so soon at all," arguing he had never signaled the timing of retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack that he had suggested was imminent a day earlier.
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AP Photo/Evan Vucci
April 11, 2018 - 2:52 pm
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis took a more measured tone, saying the U.S. and its military coalition partners were still studying intelligence on the attack.
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