April 10, 2018

Trump says ‘forceful’ response on Syria imminent; Russia warns of grave repercussions

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump has vowed a "forceful" response to an alleged chemical attack on Syrian civilians in a rebel-held neighborhood outside the capital […]
April 10, 2018

Mattis on possible US airstrikes in Syria: ‘I don’t rule out anything, right now’

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary James Mattis is not ruling out possible U.S. airstrikes against Syria in the wake of an apparent chemical weapons attack on a […]
April 10, 2018

UN needs to investigate alleged Syria chemical attacks or US will act: Haley

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is urging the Security Council to adopt a resolution that condemns the reported chemical […]
April 9, 2018

15 years ago, Iraqis rejoiced by toppling Saddam statue

Gilles BASSIGNAC/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images(BAGHDAD) — Monday marked 15 years since Iraqis celebrated the collapse of Saddam Hussein's regime by toppling a statue of the longtime […]