An explosion that may have been caused by Turkish artillery struck near a U.S. military outpost in northern Syria on Friday, but no U.S. personnel were reported hurt, U.S. officials said, an incident that highlights the risks to U.S. troops as Turkey wages an offensive in the region.U.S.
The United States plans to focus on a diplomatic push for a ceasefire in Syria, a senior U.S. State Department official told reporters on Tuesday as Turkey pressed on with its assault on northern Syria and ignored the threat of U.S. sanctions.U.S.
McConnell said Monday that the withdrawal of troops would not help the U.S.'s long-term interest in the region.POLITICO
An American woman who left the U.K. shortly after becoming a suspect in a fatal crash that killed a 19-year-old may not have been a registered diplomat, a legal expert has claimed. As the wife of a U.S. diplomat, Anne Sacoolas invoked diplomatic immunity when she returned to the U.S. without facingwww.nydailynews.com
Chinese officials want the U.S. president reelected—because he’s so weak.Foreign Policy
The president's use of the term to discredit domestic opponents contrasts sharply with a U.S. tradition in foreign policy.www.washingtonpost.com
There was no sign Tuesday that Turkish troops were advancing into Syria.Washington Post