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WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey's invasion could fuel a broader war.
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President Donald Trump and Sen. Kevin Cramer. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) on Sunday defended President Donald Trump’s decision to allow the Turkish invasion of northern Syria
Sen. Chris Van Hollen said senior administration officials “look ridiculous” while U.S.-allied Kurdish fighters are slaughtered as part of the Turkish offensive. | Burak Kara/Getty Images Sen. Chris Van
It's been three years since the 2016 presidential election, and experts are still uncovering the scope of online Russian-organized disinformation campaigns. For example, investigations discovered that
Future historians might remember Turkey’s incursion into northern Syria, launched last week, as the second time that President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan provided Islamic State with a lifeline, intentionally
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WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The United States said on Sunday it will withdraw its remaining 1,000 troops from northern Syria in the face of an expanding Turkish offensive while Syria's army struck a