United States | Joint Statement on the Eighth Anniversary of the Syrian Conflict

United States (STL.News) – Eight years ago today, tens of thousands of Syrians took to the…

United States | U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Syria Crisis

United States – Today at the Third Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and…

US senator vows to seek recognition of Israeli rule in Golan

JERUSALEM (AP) — Senator Lindsey Graham says he will push for American recognition of Israeli sovereignty…

U.S. Department of State News: Morocco’s Repatriation of Foreign Terrorist Fighters From Syria

WASHINGTON (STL.News) – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) published the following statement: The United States…

Abandoned tents, foxholes left behind by IS in Syria

AL-OMAR OIL FIELD BASE, Syria (AP) — Abandoned tents, vehicles and foxholes to hide from airstrikes are…

United States | Release of the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission Report on Investigation Into Chemical Weapons Use in Douma, Syria, on 7 April 2018

United States – The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) released its…

More suspected IS members leave extremists’ holdout in Syria

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Scores of suspected IS members, including foreign fighters, were screened and searched…

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen

United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino: ‎Secretary of State Michael…

United States | Support for Germany’s Request for Lebanon to Extradite Syrian General Jamil Hassan

United States – The United States continuously seeks to shed light on abuses committed by the…

Defeat of IS looms as hundreds leave last area in Syria

OUTSIDE BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of people left the last area held by the Islamic…

Final IS defeat looms as thousands leave last area in Syria

OUTSIDE BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — A spokesman for the U.S.-backed Syrian forces fighting the Islamic State…

Hundreds leave IS-held area in Syria as fighting slows down

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP)— Hundreds of people, including Islamic State fighters, evacuated the extremist group’s last foothold…

Fierce fighting as US-backed Syrian forces advance on IS

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Columns of black smoke billowed from the last small piece of territory…

US-backed Syrian fighters advance on 2 fronts against IS

AL-OMAR OIL FIELD BASE, Syria (AP) — A spokesman for the U.S.-backed force fighting the Islamic…

Iran’s foreign minister hopes resignation empowers diplomats

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister has told colleagues he hopes his sudden resignation will…

OUTSIDE BAGHOUZ, Syria | More civilians leave last IS-held pocket in eastern Syria

OUTSIDE BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Small trucks carrying civilians left the Islamic State group’s last pocket…

WASHINGTON | White House says US will keep 200 troops in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the U.S. is keeping 200 American troops in Syria…

MOSCOW | Chechen religious leaders re-open landmark mosque in Syria

MOSCOW (AP) — Religious leaders of Russia’s republic of Chechnya have inaugurated a re-opened landmark mosque…

WASHINGTON | US: Alabama woman who joined Islamic State is not a citizen

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria won’t be…

BAGHOUZ, Syria | Civilians evacuated from last Islamic State holdout in Syria

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — A convoy of trucks carrying hundreds of civilians, including men, women and…

United States | Remarks at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States – FOREIGN MINISTER CZAPUTOWICZ: Prime ministers, ministers, ladies and gentlemen, I am honored to…

DAMASCUS, Syria | State TV: Mine explodes in central Syria killing 7 civilians

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria’s state news agency says a mine has exploded in agricultural land…

United States | Joint Statement on Syria

United States – We, the Foreign Ministers and representatives of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, Saudi Arabia,…

United States | U.S.-Turkey Joint Statement

United States – The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the…

United States | Foreign Terrorist Fighters in Syria

United States – The United States appreciates the contributions the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have made…

WASHINGTON | US says 2 troops and 2 American civilians among those killed in suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State in Syria

WASHINGTON—January 16, 2019— US says 2 troops and 2 American civilians among those killed in suicide…

US Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu

WASHINGTON – Jan. 12, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement:…

United States | Israel’s Right to Self-Defense

United States – The United States fully supports Israel’s right to defend itself against Iranian regional…

DAMASCUS, Syria | Sudan president lands in Syria in 1st visit by Arab leader

DAMASCUS, Syria — Sudan’s president has become the first Arab League leader to visit Syria since…

United States | Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Canada’s Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan

United States – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis hosted…