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Turkey published secret locations of US military bases in Syria

Turkey published secret locations of US military bases in Syria
Turkey’s state news agency on Tuesday published the locations of secret US military bases in Syria as well as details on the numbers of US and French troops stationed there, sparking the ire of fellow NATO member states. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUQl8nRAW5U In the latest display of tensions between Turkey and...

1 in 8 people who voted for Trump want to change their vote, poll

About one in eight people who voted for President Donald Trump said they would not do so again after witnessing Trump's tumultuous first six months in office, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll of 2016 voters. While most of the people who voted for Trump on...

Trump says regrets hiring AG Sessions after Russia probe recusal

In an interview with the New York Times, US President Donald Trump said he wouldn't have appointed Jeff Sessions to be Attorney General if he had known Sessions would recuse himself from a the probe into Russian interference into the presidential election.

Trump ends CIA’s secret program to arm and train Syrian rebels battling Assad govt. as a move long sought by Russia

Trump ends CIA’s secret program to arm and train Syrian rebels battling Assad govt. as a move long sought by Russia
United States President Donald Trump has decided to end the CIA’s covert program to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels battling the government of Bashar al-Assad, a move long sought by Russia, according to U.S. officials. President Trump is shutting down the CIA’s program to...

Terrorism attacks decline worldwide for a second year, State Department says

Terrorism attacks decline worldwide for a second year, State Department says
Terror attacks and deaths were on the decline worldwide for the second year in a row in 2016, according to a report issued by the U.S. State Department on Wednesday. However, ISIS was the largest perpetrator of attacks in the world last year, the report...

Iran continues to be the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism, US

Iran continues to be the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism, the US State Department report says.
Iran continues to be the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism, the Trump administration said Wednesday in a new report that also noted a decline in the number of terrorist attacks globally between 2015 and 2016, reported AP. In its annual “Country Reports on Terrorism”...

Iran’s president says his country will ‘stand up to’ US

Iran’s president says his country will ‘stand up to’ US
Iran’s president says his country will stand up to the US and reciprocate for any new sanctions that America imposes on the Islamic Republic. Hassan Rouhani says that if Washington, under any pretext, imposes new sanctions against Iran, “we will stand up to the US.” He...

North Korea unable to strike US with accuracy, US general

North Korea does not appear to have the technology to strike the United States with accuracy, the vice chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said Tuesday, referring to the North's recent ICBM launch. Air Force Gen. Paul Selva told a hearing of the...

US announces new sanctions against Iran

The United States announced new sanctions against Iran Tuesday over its ballistic missile program and what it called Tehran's support for terrorist groups in the Middle East. The sanctions announced by the State Department target 18 individuals or entities described as supporting Iran's ballistic missile...

US poised to impose sanctions several top officials in Venezuela

The U.S. is poised to impose sanctions on Venezuela’s defense minister and several other top officials for human-rights violations, according to people with knowledge of the plan, who added that the action was one of several under consideration by the Trump administration against President Nicolas Maduro’s...

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