Headlines

Syria - Latest News & Opinions

7 things to know now: Supreme Court travel ban ruling; another Cosby trial; U.S. warns Syria

ajc.com

7 things to know now: Supreme Court travel ban ruling; another Cosby trial; U.S. warns Syria

- : The White House is warning Syria that there will be a “heavy price” if a chemical weapons attack is carried out in that country. The “United States has identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children,” according to a statement from the administration

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Weapons |  Chemical weapons | 
Places: Americas |  North America |  United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria |  South |  Atlantic |  Georgia | 

Suspect in fatal stabbing of North Sumatra policeman spent six months in Syria

straitstimes.com

Suspect in fatal stabbing of North Sumatra policeman spent six months in Syria

- JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/Asia News Network) - One of the two suspected attackers in the recent fatal stabbing of a North Sumatra Police officer reportedly spent six months in war-torn Syria. If confirmed, this would mark the first time an Indonesian returning from Syria is known to have carried out an attack in Indonesia, which has seen hundreds of its citizens travel to areas of Syria controlled by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group

Categories: Society & Culture |  Law & Crime | 
Places: Asia |  S.E. Asia |  Singapore |  Maritime |  Indonesia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

US says Assad may be preparing chemical attack, warns ‘heavy price’

newvision.co.ug

US says Assad may be preparing chemical attack, warns ‘heavy price’

- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may be preparing another chemical weapons attack, one that would result in the "mass murder" of civilians, the White House said Monday, warning the regime would pay a "heavy price" if it went ahead with such an assault. The White House said the preparations were similar to those undertaken by the Assad regime ahead of an apparent chemical attack on a rebel-held town in April

Places: Uganda |  Syria | 

White House warns that Syria may be about to ‘mass murder innocent children’ in a horrifying new chemical attack

thesun.co.uk

White House warns that Syria may be about to ‘mass murder innocent children’ in a horrifying new chemical attack

- THE White House this morning issued a stark warning to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad claiming it has “potential” evidence Syria is preparing another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the US had “identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children

Categories: Society & Culture |  Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Crimes |  Death & Dying |  Murder Crimes |  Weapons |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions |  Mass murder |  Murders |  Chemical weapons | 
Places: Asia |  Mideast |  Syria |  United Kingdom | 

US eyes arms for YPG fighters in Syria even after Raqqa's fall

channelnewsasia.com

US eyes arms for YPG fighters in Syria even after Raqqa's fall

- MUNICH: U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Tuesday left open the possibility of longer-term assistance to Kurdish YPG militia in Syria, saying the U.S. may need to supply them weapons and equipment even after the capture of Raqqa from Islamic State. NATO ally Turkey, which views the YPG as a threat, has said Mattis assured it in a letter that the United States would eventually take back the weapons it was giving them once Islamic State was defeated

Places: United States |  Singapore |  Syria |  Germany |  Bavaria | 

White House warns Syria may be readying chemical attack

yahoo.com

White House warns Syria may be readying chemical attack

- WASHINGTON — The White House charged late Monday that Syria seemed to be making preparations for a chemical attack and warned strongman Bashar Assad that he and his regime “will pay a heavy price” for any mass slaughter of civilians. The unusual statement, attributed to press secretary Sean Spicer, did not include any details of how or what the United States knew about the possible attack, nor how confident U

Places: United States |  Syria | 

White House warns Syria, claims 'potential' evidence of preparation for chemical attack

oregonlive.com

White House warns Syria, claims 'potential' evidence of preparation for chemical attack

- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S. "has identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Weapons |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions |  Chemical weapons | 
Places: Americas |  North America |  United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

mystatesman.com

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

- WASHINGTON The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S. had "identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children

Places: United States |  Syria | 

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

6abc.com

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

- Monday, June 26, 2017 11:56PM he White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S. had "identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children

Places: United States |  Syria | 

Syrian girl among the most influential on internet

gulfnews.com

Syrian girl among the most influential on internet

- LONDON — An eight-year-old Syrian girl who drew global attention with her Twitter updates from besieged Aleppo was on Monday named one of the most influential people on the internet by Time Magazine. Other people on this year’s list included British author J.K. Rowling, pop singer Rihanna, celebrity Kim Kardashian, and US President Donald Trump. Time makes its annual choice based on those with global influence on social media and in generating news headlines

Places: Syria |  United Arab Emirates | 

White House warns of 'heavy price' if Syria launches another chemical weapons attack | New Hampshire

unionleader.com

White House warns of 'heavy price' if Syria launches another chemical weapons attack | New Hampshire

- Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad greets his supporters during Eid al-Fitr prayers at a mosque in Hama, in this handout picture provided by SANA on Sunday. (SANA/Handout via REUTERS) WASHINGTON — The White House said on Monday it appears the Syrian government is preparing for another chemical weapons attack and it warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad he and his military would “pay a heavy price” if it conducts such an attack

Categories: Politics & Government | 
Tags: Government |  White House | 
Places: Americas |  North America |  United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria |  Northeast |  New England |  New Hampshire | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

ketv.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

wcvb.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

wmur.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

kcci.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

wesh.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

wvtm13.com

​White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack​

- White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack CNN SOURCE: CNN White House says it has found 'potential' evidence Syria may be preparing chemical attack WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement Monday evening that says the U

Categories: Law & Crime | 
Tags: Judiciary |  Trials |  Evidence |  Civil Actions | 
Places: United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

Latest Stories

Home / Asia / Mideast / Syria

Syria - Latest Stories

Politics & Government

  • White House warns Syria’s Assad against chemical attack
    White House warns Syria’s Assad against chemical attack

    , seattletimes.com

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed “potential” evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S. had “identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children

     

    Categories: Politics & Government | 
    Tags: Government |  White House | 
    Places: Americas |  North America |  United States |  Asia |  Mideast |  Syria | 

Society & Culture

Religion & Spirituality

Law & Crime