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Rockets strike near US Embassy in Baghdad; no injuries

At least four rockets hit near the sprawling U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and a Iraqi base hosting American troops inside the Green Zone early Sunday, but caused no casualties and ...

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Number of U.S. Troops Who Suffered Traumatic Brain Injury From Iran Missile Strike Rises to 109

The number of U.S. service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries has shot up to more than 100, the Pentagon said Monday, as more troops suffer the aftereffects of the ...

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Iraq ,US troops and a path to change the policy

Iraq, US troops, policy

By Kristen Cole Trump’s decision to order the killing of Iran’s most influential military figure, Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani, has set off a firestorm in Iraq, angering politicians and intensifying ...

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Iranian commander vows ‘harsher revenge soon’ against U.S.

A leader of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards on Thursday threatened that his nation would extract “harsher revenge soon” against the United States after launching a missile strike against military bases in ...

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Trump says U.S. left troops in Syria ‘only for the oil,’ appearing to contradict Pentagon

President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the U.S. mission in Syria is focused solely on protecting oil fields, which appears to contradict the Pentagon’s contention that fighting ISIS is the ...

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Hillary Clinton shares parody of Trump’s letter to Erdogan: ‘you’re really busting my nuts’

The former US secretary of state joined in on the mockery of Trump’s letter to the Turkish president. President Donald Trump’s recent letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan became ...

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Fact Check: Trump exaggerates scope of cease-fire deal

As President Donald Trump describes it, the U.S. swooped into an intractable situation in the Middle East, achieved an agreement within hours that had eluded the world for years and ...

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Trump leaning toward keeping a couple hundred troops in eastern Syria

President TrumpDonald John TrumpPelosi arrives in Jordan with bipartisan congressional delegation Trump says his Doral resort will no longer host G-7 after backlash CNN’s Anderson Cooper mocks WH press secretary ...

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McConnell ‘gravely concerned’ about U.S. response to Syrian conflict

McConnell ‘gravely concerned’ about U.S. response to Syrian conflict

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that he was “gravely concerned” about the U.S. response to the escalating conflict in Syria. In a statement, McConnell pledged to work toward ...

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Syrian army moves to confront Turkish forces as U.S. withdraws

 Syrian government troops moved into a series of towns and villages in northern Syria Monday, setting up a potential clash with Turkish-led forces in the area, as U.S. troops prepared ...

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