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President Biden breaks Trump peacetime record: Launches air strikes against Syria

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LOLITA C. BALDOR and ROBERT BURNS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) —President Biden broke the Trump peacetime record and launched air strikes against Syria. The United States...

Turkey, Russia to discuss grave situation in Syria’s Idlib

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GEIR MOULSON Associated Press MUNICH (AP) — A Turkish delegation will travel to Russia on Monday to discuss the situation in Syria's Idlib province amid...

Senior US envoy in Syria highly critical of troop withdrawal

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MATTHEW LEE AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior State Department envoy has written a highly critical assessment of the Trump administration's abrupt withdrawal...

US role in Syria grows more complex with Trump claim to oil

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ROBERT BURNS and LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — By claiming a right to Syria's oil, President Donald Trump has added more complexity...

Trump lifts sanctions on Turkey, says cease-fire permanent

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AAMER MADHANI Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the NATO ally agreed to permanently...

Russia, Turkey hold talks on future of border region

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SUZAN FRASER and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — As the leaders of Russia and Turkey sought to work out the fate of...

‘America is running away’: Syrian withdrawal turns chaotic

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SARAH EL DEEB and LEE KEATH Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) — The crowd hurled potatoes that thudded on the sides of the hulking U.S. armored...

US may now keep some troops in Syria to guard oil fields

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LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Even as American forces make a hasty and chaotic withdrawal from northeastern Syria, the U.S. is...

Defense chief: US troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

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LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving...

Officials: Blast at Afghan mosque kills 62 during prayers

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RAHIM FAIEZ Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered for Friday prayers, causing...