The Trump administration said Monday that it was “considering additional sanctions on Russia,” a day after U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley stated emphatically that such penalties were imminent.
The Trump administration will levy new economic sanctions against Russia over its support of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Sunday.
All sides of this conflict, no matter their loyalties, must work to end the Syrian Civil War once and for all. If not, a much greater crisis could be in the offing.
Yemen’s armed Houthi movement launched a drone strike on a Saudi owned oil facility in Southern Saudi Arabia, Reuters reported Wednesday, citing the group’s TV al-Masirah.
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Monday that she wished former President Barack Obama had taken action after setting his “red line” in Syria.
President Trump told reporters Monday night that the U.S. will respond “forcefully” to this past weekend’s suspected chemical attack in Syria, but declined to discuss when such a response would occur.
Russia on Monday blamed the Israeli Air Force for the reported deadly airstrike on a Bashar al-Assad air base after a suspected chemical attack killed at least 40 in a Damascus suburb over the weekend.
Airstrikes on Monday reportedly killed 14 people, including Iranians, at a military airport near the city of Homs shortly after a suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 people in a suburb of the capital city, Damascus, over the weekend.
Syrian state TV and witnesses said late Sunday that airstrikes had hit a military airport near the city of Homs shortly after a suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 people in a suburb of the capital city, Damascus, over the weekend.
As Qatar’s leader – Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani – prepares for a White House meeting with President Trump on Tuesday, Qatar’s lobbyists are warning Congress not to pass a sanctions bill that targets the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas and its supporters, including Qatar.