As Syrian President Bashar Assad’s fight against Islamic State draws to a close, violence has exploded in other areas, threatening an even broader confrontation among regional and world powers.
Nearly 30 critically ill people are being evacuated from a Damascus suburb where hundreds have been prevented from reaching hospitals minutes away.
Syria's army has taken control of the city of Al-Bu Kamal, the last base for Islamic State on the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Seymour Hersh cast doubt on the White House narrative in Syria, but mainstream media continue to maintain radio silence on his revelations.
Behind the scenes of the U.S. attack on a Syrian air base, American military and intelligence officials doubted that the Syrians had used chemical weapons, according to the investigative reporter.
Two really big egos met at the White House this week, as Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan consulted with Donald Trump. They have different priorities on Syria.
The incident occurred days after President Trump took unilateral military action and bombed a Syrian government air base.
The White House spokesman's belligerent malapropisms soared to new heights Tuesday with his comments about Hitler not gassing his own people.