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A recent visit to the American-run air command center in Qatar shows the complexities of fighting against the Islamic State in the aftermath of a missile strike against a Syrian airfield.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said President Trump’s decision to give the military more latitude had put greater pressure on militants in Syria, Yemen and Somalia.
American officials said that the strike was in defense, and that they were working with Russia on ways to head off similar incidents on the ground, as they already do in the air.
The journalist Sebastian Junger and the documentarian Nick Quested examine the causes and repercussions of a brutal conflict.
Pentagon officials said vehicles driving toward a base where American and British forces train Syria militias ignored a warning strike.
President Vladimir V. Putin has called repeatedly for unity in fighting terrorism. President Trump seemed to take up that call, at least momentarily, on Tuesday.
The Assad government dismissed as “lies” a U.S. government accusation that it was burning bodies at a prison complex to destroy evidence of war crimes.
Watch video from the show, “Black Crows,” which will air on the popular satellite channel MBC 1. It aims, in part, to undermine the narrative that the Islamic State uses to entice recruits.
The intelligence disclosed was about an Islamic State plot, according to officials.
The State Department released satellite images showing a building thought to be a crematory, which would enable bodies to be disposed of without leaving evidence behind.
More than 80 people have been killed in a suspected chemical attack on a rebel-held town in northern Syria.
Why did the US target this airbase in its first intentional attack on Syria in six years of war?
What began as a peaceful uprising against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad six years ago has became a full-scale civil war that has left more than 300,000 people dead.
The Pentagon releases video of missiles targeting a Syrian airfield being launched from US ships.
The BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen shares his images - and thoughts - from a journey through ruins of Syria's Aleppo.
A surgeon has told the BBC's World Have Your Say about the destruction of many hospitals in Aleppo, and described life in the besieged city as "like a holocaust".