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The Latest Updates On Airstrikes In Syria

U.S. President airstrikes in Syria in response to Tuesday’s chemical weapons attack will continue to have political repercussions. Here’s the latest on that situation: On Saturday, new airstrikes hit the same Syrian town that were targeted in the chemical weapons attack earlier in the week. Donald Trump sent a letter ...

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President Trump: Syrian Strike Is In ‘Vital National Security Interest’ of U.S.

Trump, responding to what he called President of Syria Bashar al-Assad’s “barbaric” chemical weapons attack on his own citizens, said his decision to launch a “targeted” retaliatory strike was in line with the nation’s “vital national security interest.” President Trump said in a 3-minute statement to reporters late on Thursday ...

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Voices Missed at Syrian Peace Talks

Syrian activist, Haytham al-Hamwi, remembers how in 2003 he decided to join forces with the young men and women from his hometown Daraya, in the southern suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus, to organize a public cleansing campaign. At age 27, al-Hamwi hit the streets with dozens of young people, ...

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