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January 18, 2019 - 4:05 pm
By CHRIS CAROLA , Associated Press Send To WebFeeds 0 || (results.AssociationResults[0].Items | associatedResultInfo:'video').length>0"> Download Assets Copy story to clipboard Copy story to clipboard --> ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — One of the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in...
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January 16, 2019 - 10:45 am
by Bassem Mroue BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. military says a number of service members were killed Wednesday in an explosion while conducting a routine patrol in Syria — the first instance of U.S. casualties since President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw troops from the country last...
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January 11, 2019 - 8:48 am
by Philip Issa & Zeina Karam BAGHDAD (AP) — After days of back and forth over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pullout American troops from Syria, a U.S. military official said Friday the process of withdrawal has begun, declining to comment on specific timetables or movements. Col...
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January 08, 2019 - 9:53 am
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A senior U.S. official trying to negotiate the safety of Kurdish allies in northeastern Syria was apparently rebuffed by Turkey's president who said Tuesday there would be "no concession" in Ankara's push against what he describes as terror groups in the war-torn country...
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January 07, 2019 - 8:27 am
by Zeke Miller ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton has arrived in Turkey for negotiations on the fate of American-allied Kurdish fighters in Syria. Bolton will seek assurances from the NATO ally that it won't attack the Kurds when the U.S. withdraws troops from...
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December 31, 2018 - 8:42 am
by Zeke Miller WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered a slowdown to the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Syria, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday. "I think we're in a pause situation," the South Carolina Republican said outside the White House after lunch with the president...
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December 21, 2018 - 11:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw American troops from Syria was made hastily, without consulting his national security team or allies, and over strong objections from virtually everyone involved in the fight against the Islamic State group, according to U.S. and...
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December 20, 2018 - 1:14 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — A bipartisan group of senators is urging President Donald Trump to abandon his plan to withdraw U.S. troops from the war in Syria. Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, Bob Menendez of New Jersey and Jack Reed of Rhode Island say they have growing support for a resolution urging the...
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December 19, 2018 - 11:43 am
By CATHERINE LUCE, LOLITA BALDOR and SUSANNAH GEORGE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will withdraw all of the approximately 2,000 American troops in Syria, according to a U.S. official, as the White House declared victory Wednesday in the mission to defeat Islamic State...
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December 19, 2018 - 11:31 am
By CATHERINE LUCE, LOLITA BALDOR and SUSANNAH GEORGE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will withdraw all of the approximately 2,000 American troops in Syria, according to a U.S. official, as the White House declared victory Wednesday in the mission to defeat Islamic...
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