“U.S. sidelined as Putin calls the shots on Syria cease-fire”


POLITICS

Obama aides say what's important is that the violence stops. But the president's critics say his hesitation to use force has led others to fill a power vacuum in the Middle East.

Obama aides say what’s important is that the violence stops. But the president’s critics say his hesitation to use force has led others to fill a power vacuum in the Middle East.

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“Trump’s praise of Russia, Iran and Assad regime riles GOP experts”


POLITICO

Almost any list of America’s top foreign rivals would include Iran, Russia and the government of Syria.

Sunday night, Donald Trump spoke approvingly of all three.  MORE

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“He will be our brother”: Watch a 6-year-old’s inspiring message to President Obama asking to adopt a Syrian refugee”


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“Donald Trump Jr. Compares Syrian Refugees To Bowl Of Skittles”


HUFFINGTON POST

He grossly exaggerated the risk that a Syrian refugee could be a terrorist.

He grossly exaggerated the risk that a Syrian refugee could be a terrorist.

“Pentagon says it targeted ISIL foreign ops chief”


POLITICO

This undated militant image provided by SITE Intel Group shows Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State militant group's spokesman who IS say was "martyred" in northern Syria. | SITE Intel Group via AP Photos

This undated militant image provided by SITE Intel Group shows Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State militant group’s spokesman who IS say was “martyred” in northern Syria. | SITE Intel Group via AP Photos