Daniella CheslowJanuary 16, 2019 10:30 AM
U.S. Troops Killed By Blast In Syria; Islamic State Claims ResponsibilityAs many as four American soldiers are reported dead in a suicide bombing in northern Syria. The attack comes shortly after President Trump announced the U.S. would withdraw troops from Syria.
Sasha IngberJanuary 12, 2019 05:18 PM
Pompeo Says The U.S. Troop Withdrawal From Syria Is Just A "Tactical Change"Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is traveling through the Gulf States at a time when confusion has mounted over U.S. policy in Syria.
January 9, 2019 08:43 AM
Pompeo Makes Surprise Stop In Iraq During Mideast Trip To Rally AlliesThe secretary's trip has two goals: to reassure America's allies as President Trump's administration sends mixed messages about troop levels, and to rally support for a stand against Iran.
Bill ChappellJanuary 8, 2019 12:57 PM
Erdogan Cancels Meeting With Bolton, As U.S. Seeks To Reassure Allies On SyriaThe meeting was canceled moments before it was to begin, reflecting Turkish anger over U.S. insistence that a Kurdish militia fighting in Syria be protected after American troops withdraw.
Lama Al-Arian, Ruth Sherlock, Kamiran SadounJanuary 6, 2019 07:46 AM
'We Were Eating Grass': Syrians Flee As Fight Pushes On Against Last ISIS RemnantsThe last U.S.-led offensive against ISIS in Syria is taking place in a remote desert region. The al-Hol refugee camp is overwhelmed with new arrivals.
Ruth Sherlock, Lama al-Arian, Kamiran SadounDecember 28, 2018 09:34 AM
Determined To Seek An Education, Teenagers In Raqqa, Syria, Create Their Own SchoolWith their city in ruins and little international help, a group of teenagers decided to take matters into their own hands. They recruited teachers, found a building and set up classes for themselves.
Lolita C. Baldor, Robert Burns and Matthew Lee | Associated PressDecember 19, 2018 12:29 PM
Trump Pulling All US Troops From Syria, Declaring IS DefeatPresident Donald Trump is pulling all 2,000 U.S. troops out of Syria, officials announced Wednesday.
Greg MyreDecember 4, 2018 11:13 AM
CIA Director Gina Haspel To Brief Senators On Jamal Khashoggi KillingSeveral senators were upset when the spy chief did not join a briefing last week on the killing of the Saudi journalist. The CIA has not commented publicly on its assessment, but details have leaked.
Merrit KennedyOctober 25, 2018 12:48 PM
Saudi Arabia Now Says Khashoggi Killing Was PremeditatedThe Saudis have changed course again on what they say happened to Saudi journalist and U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi, who was last seen alive walking into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2.