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U.N. Report Left Out Damning Details on Syria Chemical Attack

[unable to retrieve full-text content] An early draft of the report on the recapture of rebel-held Damascus suburbs contained information about chemical attacks omitted from the final version. Source: NYT > World
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The Militia That’s Threatening American Troops in Syria

[unable to retrieve full-text content] There are roughly 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria. Recently, a statement went out calling for direct attacks against them. Who sent it, and why? Source: NYT > World
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Russian Airstrike Kills Dozens in Rebel-Held Village in Syria, Monitors Say

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BEIRUT, Lebanon — At least 35 people were killed when Russian warplanes attacked a rebel-held village in northwestern Syria, a Syrian war monitor and paramedics said on Friday, making it one of the deadliest episodes in that part of [...]
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Trump bragged about classified Syria skirmish at fundraiser

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President Donald Trump often makes unscripted comments at fundraisers, and revels in the exploits of the U.S. military. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo [...]
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Anger Spreads as Syria Leads Global Disarmament Body

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GENEVA — The Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad has been accused of using chemical weapons, barrel bombs and torture against its own people during a seven-year civil war. On Monday, it took up the rotating presidency of the United [...]
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Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria as Tensions Escalate

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JERUSALEM — Israeli fighter jets struck dozens of Iranian targets in Syria overnight, Israeli officials said, following soon after what the Israeli military described as an unsuccessful Iranian rocket attack against its forces in [...]
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Iran Fires Rockets Into Golan Heights From Syria, Israelis Say

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JERUSALEM — Iranian forces in Syria fired about 20 rockets into the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights early Thursday, targeting forward positions of the Israeli military, according to a military spokesman. The spokesman, Lt. Col. Jonathan [...]
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Chemical Weapons Experts Blocked From Site of Syria Attack, Officials Say

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The office of the United Nations Secretary General had no immediate response to that claim, which Western diplomats refuted. The O.P.C.W. declined to comment, and did not even say whether its inspectors had reached Douma, saying in a [...]
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News Analysis: After Trump Strikes Syria, Syrians Wonder ‘What’s Next?’

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Seven years in, some now argue that the only realistic way to stop the war, prevent a jihadist resurgence and allow the country to move on is to acknowledge that Mr. Assad, with help from Iran and Russia, will remain in power and to effectively [...]
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Trump risks political blowback from his base on Syria

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President Donald Trump staked much of his 2016 campaign on vowing to solve problems at home instead of entangling the U.S. in conflicts abroad. Yet as president, he’s gone the other way, deciding to launch airstrikes against Syria this weekend [...]