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October 18, 2019 - 5:55 pm
By ROBERT BURNS AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Frayed U.S. relations with Turkey over its incursion in Syria raise a sensitive question rarely discussed in public: Should the United States remove the nuclear bombs it has long stored at a Turkish air base? It's a tricky matter for...
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October 18, 2019 - 2:23 pm
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on Turkey's invasion of northern Syria (all times local): 7:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is offering assurances that the cease-fire he agreed to has not already broken down. Trump says on Twitter on Friday that Erdogan...
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Jeff Katz
October 15, 2019 - 11:43 am
ABC's World News Tonight had to issue a correction and an apology on Monday after incorrectly using a video from a gun range in Kentucky and claiming it was footage of a battle between Syrian Kurds and Turkish forces. While the video played, ABC anchor Tom Llamas said, "This video, right here,...
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October 10, 2019 - 11:56 am
By LEFTERIS PITARAKIS and MEHMET GUZEL Associated Press AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — Turkey pressed its assault against U.S.-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria on Thursday for a second day, pounding the region with airstrikes and an artillery bombardment that raised columns of black smoke in a...
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August 06, 2018 - 4:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - Three months after he pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal, calling it "horrible" and "one-sided," President Donald Trump is re-imposing many sanctions on Tehran to exert "maximum economic pressure." Trump warns that other nations who don't wind down their...
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