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Trump, Obama combo finally starts to enforce chemical weapons treaty

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 19:59

An analysis on what the repercussions of the US strikes in Syria might mean for the use of chemical weapons in smaller states.

Nagel: Attack on Syria says there are limits to what will be tolerated

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 16:46

Nagel: Israel will not tolerate a permanent Iranian military presence in Syria.

US priority is to ensure Iran does not ‘take over’ Syria, Haley says

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 13:48

Haley acknowledged regional concerns and said, “We all know our work in Syria is not done.”

Saudi King condemns Iran amid Arab divisions over Syria strikes

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:35

"We renew our strong condemnation of terrorist acts carried out by Iran in the Arab region."

Former Mossad chief: We must take the Iranian threats very seriously

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 08:42

Yatom says the Iranian drone Israel shot down was an exact replica of a US drone that fell in Iran.

Syria's Assad to Russian lawmakers: Western strikes were act of aggression

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 07:11

Russia, which is helping Assad fight rebel forces opposed to his rule, immediately condemned the strikes.

Voices from Syria: 'Looking forward to a Western attack'

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 13:50

On the eve of the US, British and French missile strikes on Syria, opposition activist Abdollah Awad said "Assad is Iran's man."

Ankara seeks middle path between U.S. and Russia on Syria

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:31

At each turn, Turkey has sought to both urge caution and present itself as a peaceful partner.

Syrian army vows to press war, rebels say strikes not enough

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 07:55

Damascus and its allies have said reports about poison gas in Douma were fabricated as a pretext for Western strikes.

Barak: U.S.-led strike sends message of resolve, but region must act

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 07:04

Israeli politicians agree US action is a step in the right direction.

Western missile attack on Syria was 'right and legal,' Britain's May says

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 05:03

Theresa May said the aim was to deter the Syrian authorities from further use of chemical weapons and to send a message to the wider world that it was unacceptable to use such weapons.

Not shock and awe: U.K., U.S. and France opt for limited option in Syria

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 04:18

The US-led strikes in Syria were designed to send a message of deterrence. Is the regime deterred?

Russian lawmaker: Russia likely to call U.N. meeting over Syria attack

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 02:16

The US-led strikes were a response to a suspected chemical weapons attack on the Syrian town of Douma last weekend which killed dozens of civilians.

May: Britain had no choice but to conduct missile strikes against Syria

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 00:29

Allegations of Bashar Assad's chlorine use are frequent in Syria's conflict, raising questions about whether Washington had effectively lowered the threshold for military intervention.

LIVE COVERAGE: Syrian military targets struck by U.S.-led missile attack

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 21:52

US, UK and France announce joint strike on Assad regime chemical weapons facilities.

IDF: Iranian drone we downed was on armed sabotage mission

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:48

According to the statement by the army, the conclusion was made following an analysis of the airfield, and operational and intelligence research carried out on the remaining parts of the drone.

Nasrallah: Israel targeting Syria air base was 'a historic mistake'

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:06

The Hezbollah leader says the strike brought Israel into "direct confrontation with Iran."

EU to look at imposing fresh sanctions on Syria

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:19

The bloc's foreign ministers are set to meet to discuss the current Syria situation on Monday.

Macron: France has proof Syrian regime conducted chemical weapons attack

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 09:24

The French army is preparing itself for a possible riposte as it waits for the political green light.

Trump says Syria attack 'could be very soon or not so soon'

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 09:04

Trump and his latest early morning tweet.