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Israel intercepts rocket fire from Syria, reportedly hits back

Nov 19, 2019 - 6:52 PM

The flareup comes after a major escalation in and around Gaza following Israel's targeted killing of a commander of Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad, which is allied with Damascus

ISRAEL AND SYRIA. Israeli soldiers and armored vehicles are pictured on November 19, 2019, near the border with Syria in the annexed Golan Heights. Israel's anti-missile defense system intercepted four rockets fired from neighboring Syria, the army says. Photo by Jalaa Marey/AFP

Syria says 4 killed in Israeli missile strikes

Jul 01, 2019 - 11:42 AM

Syria's state news agency says the missiles struck near Damascus and in Homs province

Chemical inspectors await all-clear to begin work in Syria's Douma

Apr 18, 2018 - 9:10 AM

Syrian Ambassador Bashar Jaafari tells a meeting of the UN Security Council that the team of experts will begin work on Wednesday, April 18, once they receive the all-clear from the security detail

DOUMA. The former rebel Syrian town of Douma on the outskirts of Damascus is seen on April 17, 2018 after the Syrian army declared that all anti-regime forces have left Eastern Ghouta, following a blistering two month offensive on the rebel enclave. AFP/STRINGER

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Aug 11, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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Apr 18, 2017 - 12:22 PM

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Apr 10, 2017 - 8:35 PM

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Apr 10, 2017 - 1:40 PM

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UN chief urges restraint, council to meet on U.S. strikes in Syria

Apr 07, 2017 - 11:28 PM

Mindful of the risk of escalation I appeal for restraint to avoid any acts that could deepen the suffering of the Syrian people Guterres says in a statement

ANTONIO GUTERRES. Antonio Guterres attends a press conference on May 14, 2014 in Geneva. File photo by Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Syria army says 6 dead in U.S. strike

Apr 07, 2017 - 4:05 PM

The strike is the first direct US military action against President Bashar al Assad since the start of Syria s war in March 2011

US STRIKE. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross fires a tomahawk land attack missile while conducting naval operations in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert S. Price

U.S. strikes on Syria: How the world reacted

Apr 07, 2017 - 3:25 PM

Here are the main global reactions to a US strike on a Syria air base in response to a suspected chemical attack

WORLD REACTS. In this image released by the US Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Porter conducts strike operations while in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. Photo by Ford Williams/US Navy/AFP

U.S. strikes on Syrian base: What we know

Apr 07, 2017 - 2:03 PM

Here is what we know so far about the target and the outcome of the strike

US STRIKE. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross fires a tomahawk land attack missile while conducting naval operations in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert S. Price

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U.S. launches missile strike on Syria airbase

Apr 07, 2017 - 10:45 AM

UPDATED President Donald Trump orders the massive military response in retaliation for the deadly April 4 chemical attack being blamed on the Assad regime

MISSILE STRIKE. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross fires a tomahawk land attack missile while conducting naval operations in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert S. Price

US drone strike kills 4 in Pakistan: officials

Dec 28, 2012 - 9:56 PM

The drone strike fire on a suspected militant compound located in Gurbuz town near the Afghan border