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October 11, 2019 - 8:39 pm
The Pentagon says U.S. troops in Syria came under artillery fire from the Turks on Friday, in an area where Turkey knows Americans are present.
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This image made from video posted on a militant website on Monday, April 29, 2019, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
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April 29, 2019 - 1:22 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of the Islamic State group has appeared for the first time in 5 years in a video released by the extremist group's propaganda arm. RELATED: NJ man who planned NYC bomb attack for ISIS sentenced to 16 years Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group US-allied...
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Smoke rises from a strike on Baghouz, Syria, on the Islamic State group's last piece of territory on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)
March 23, 2019 - 11:01 am
BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — U.S.-backed forces in Syria announced Saturday they have liberated the last area held by the Islamic State in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz, declaring victory over the extremist group and the end of its self-declared Islamic caliphate. "Baghouz is free and the military...
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Syria suicide attack Jan 16
ANHA via AP
January 16, 2019 - 10:15 am
The U.S. military says American service members killed in explosion while conducting routine patrol in Syria.
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American president Donald Trump (left) and Russian president Vladimir Putin (right) during the meeting. July 16, 2018. Finland, Helsinki.
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December 20, 2018 - 10:08 am
Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomed the U.S. decision to pull its troops out of Syria, adding that they shouldn't have been there from the start.
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Dreamstime
December 19, 2018 - 10:21 am
The Trump administration will withdraw all of the approximately 2,000 American troops in Syria, according to a U.S. official, as the White House declared victory Wednesday in the mission to defeat Islamic State militants there.
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Dreamstime
July 05, 2018 - 4:35 pm
JERUSALEM (1010 WINS/AP) -- Israel's Mossad spy agency has reocvered the wristwatch of a spy executed by Syria. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office credits 'a special Mossad operation' with recovering Eli Cohen's watch from an 'enemy state.' They said agents have confirmed the watch's...
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In this June 23, 2014 file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle on the main road in Mosul, Iraq.
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May 10, 2018 - 1:33 pm
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces in coordination with U.S.-backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders, the U.S.-led coalition said Thursday in a statement. Five Most Wanted leaders of ISIS just captured! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 10, 2018 The arrest was a "...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House on Friday, April 13, 2018, in Washington, about the United States' military response to Syria's chemical weapon attack on April 7.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
April 15, 2018 - 12:29 pm
Reaction continued Sunday following the airstrikes carried out in Syria this weekend by the U.S., the U.K., and France.
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In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires a Tomahawk land attack missile Saturday, April 14, 2018, as part of the military response to Syria's use of chemical weapons on April 7.
(Lt. j.g. Matthew Daniels/U.S. Navy via AP)
April 14, 2018 - 4:12 pm
Allied missiles struck at the heart of Syrian chemical weapons arsenal in a show of force and resolve aimed at punishing the Assad government for a suspected poison gas attack against civilians and deterring the possible future use of such banned weapons.
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