British PM Calls Emergency Cabinet Meeting to Discuss the Response to Events in Syria

British PM Calls Emergency Cabinet Meeting to Discuss the Response to Events in Syria

LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May holds an emergency cabinet meeting Thursday amid speculation she will back US action against Syria, despite divisions in a country still haunted by its involvement in the US-led invasion of Iraq. Theresa May has summoned ministers for an emergency cabinet meeting on Thursday afternoon “to discuss the response […]

Syria, Russia Blame Israel for Airstrike on Syrian Base that Killed 4 Iranians

Syria, Russia Blame Israel for Airstrike on Syrian Base that Killed 4 Iranians

DAMASCUS – Four Iranian military personnel were killed in an airstrike on a Syrian airbase on Sunday, Iran’s Fars news agency said, as Syria and its main allies Iran and Russia blamed Israel for carrying out the attack. Israel has not confirmed or denied mounting the raid, but Israeli officials said the Tiyas, or T4, airbase near Homs was […]

US President Donald Trump Calls Syrian President an Animal after “Mindless CHEMICAL Attack”

US President Donald Trump Calls Syrian President an Animal after “Mindless CHEMICAL Attack”

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Sunday condemned a “mindless CHEMICAL attack” in Syria that killed women and children, called Syrian President Bashar Assad an “animal” and delivered a rare personal criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin for supporting the Damascus government. As Washington worked to verify the claim by Syrian opposition activists and rescuers […]