War And Unrest

Pentagon releases new details on al-Baghdadi raid

Oct 31, 2019

The general who oversaw the U.S. raid on Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has provided the most detailed account yet of the operation

Pence tells troops in Texas that terrorism fight 'goes on'

Oct 29, 2019

Vice President Mike Pence used a stop at a Central Texas post to praise American military forces in Syria whose weekend pursuit of an Islamic leader led to death of the terrorist

Kentucky gov's race stirs clash over casino suicide claims

Oct 27, 2019

Entering the final days of Kentucky's bitter race for governor, Republican incumbent Matt Bevin has exposed himself to a new attack by denying his recorded claim that suicides happen nightly in casinos

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's exaggerations on predicting bin Laden

Oct 27, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely asserts that his 2000 book predicted Osama bin Laden's 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center and that the al-Qaida leader should have been killed

Turkish army says 1 killed in north Syria amid shaky truce

Oct 27, 2019

Turkey's army says an attack by Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria has killed one of its personnel and wounded five others, bringing Turkey's military death toll to 11 since the launch of its operation

Syria's Assad gets a prize with US withdrawal, Russia deal

Oct 23, 2019

Syrian President Bashar Assad once again snaps up a prize from world powers that have been maneuvering in his country's multi-front wars

New Sept. 11 exhibit stages the hunt for Osama bin Laden

Oct 23, 2019

Declassified U.S. government documents and artifacts will be part of a new exhibit about the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden at the site of the New York terrorist attack he masterminded

Hong Kong government withdraws bill that sparked protests

Oct 23, 2019

Hong Kong authorities formally withdrew an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of chaotic protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city

Taliban say new intra-Afghan peace talks to be held in China

Oct 22, 2019

The Taliban say a fresh round of intra-Afghan peace talks is to be held in China next week

Thousands protest in Sudan, call to disband ex-ruling party

Oct 21, 2019

Thousands of demonstrators take the streets throughout Sudan to call for the disbanding of former President Omar al-Bashir's party

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