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Cuba to start historic transition a day earlier

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 16:12
HAVANA (AP) — A legislative session that will see a historic political transition in Cuba is going to start one day earlier than expected. 2018-04-16T06:03:00-04:00 2018-04-16T10:03:36-04:00

The Latest: Greek protesters target Truman statue

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:31
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T05:17:00-04:00 2018-04-16T09:17:09-04:00

The Latest: Syria TV questions chemical attack allegations

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:17
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T05:10:00-04:00 2018-04-16T09:10:32-04:00

The Latest: Turkey defends Russia ties despite Syria strikes

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:03
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T04:52:00-04:00 2018-04-16T08:52:48-04:00

Russia says UN delaying fact-finding mission visit in Syria

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:49
BEIRUT (AP) — A senior Russian diplomat said on Monday that the mission from the international chemical weapons watchdog cannot access the site of an alleged chemical attack near the Syrian capital without an appropriate U.N. permit. 2018-04-16T04:40:00-04:00 2018-04-16T08:40:38-04:00

Russia says UN delaying fact-finding mission visit in Syria

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:37
BEIRUT (AP) — A senior Russian diplomat said on Monday that the mission from the international chemical weapons watchdog cannot access the site of an alleged chemical attack near the Syrian capital without an appropriate U.N. permit. 2018-04-16T04:26:00-04:00 2018-04-16T08:26:40-04:00

UK's May to face angry lawmakers over Syria airstrikes

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:37
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face restive lawmakers on Monday to justify her decision to launch airstrikes against Syria without a vote in Parliament. 2018-04-16T04:27:00-04:00 2018-04-16T08:27:04-04:00

The Latest: NATO chief defends West's airstrikes on Syria

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:10
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T03:56:00-04:00 2018-04-16T07:56:06-04:00

The Latest: Russia says OPCW lacks UN permit for Syria site

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:55
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T03:41:00-04:00 2018-04-16T07:41:19-04:00

Researchers mark death of Pearl Harbor mastermind Yamamoto

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:55
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A group from the U.S. and Japan is trekking to a remote Pacific island jungle to document what is considered one of the most important wreck sites of World War II. 2018-04-16T03:52:00-04:00 2018-04-16T07:52:39-04:00

The Latest: Germany rejects criticism over Syria stance

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:19
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T03:02:00-04:00 2018-04-16T07:02:13-04:00

Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:19
BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets linked to the era of Danish King Harald Gormsson have been found on the eastern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea. 2018-04-16T03:11:00-04:00 2018-04-16T07:11:02-04:00

The Latest: EU 'understands' objectives in Syria airstrikes

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:02
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T02:54:00-04:00 2018-04-16T06:54:45-04:00

The Latest: Russia says it's committed to help Syria probe

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:47
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T02:41:00-04:00 2018-04-16T06:41:30-04:00

Syrians rally in Damascus in support of Assad's military

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:34
BEIRUT (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered on Monday in a landmark square in Syria's capital, Damascus, rallying in support of their armed forces, which they say succeeded in confronting the unprecedented joint airstrikes by the West over the weekend. 2018-04-16T02:32:00-04:00 2018-04-16T06:32:42-04:00

The Latest: Official says Syria 'ready' to work with probe

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:20
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-16T02:10:00-04:00 2018-04-16T06:10:53-04:00

Syrians rally in Damascus in support of Assad's military

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40
BEIRUT (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered on Monday in a landmark square in Syria's capital, Damascus, rallying in support of their armed forces, which they say succeeded in confronting the unprecedented joint airstrikes by the West over the weekend. 2018-04-16T01:21:00-04:00 2018-04-16T05:21:56-04:00

China, Japan seek to mend ties as Trump trade war looms

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40
TOKYO (AP) — China and Japan took another step toward mending their troubled relations Monday, resuming high-level economic talks for the first time in nearly eight years. 2018-04-16T01:16:00-04:00 2018-04-16T05:16:31-04:00

Pakistan watchdog says country failing on human rights

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40
ISLAMABAD (AP) — An independent Pakistani watchdog criticized the country's human rights record over the past year in a new report released Monday, saying the nation has failed to make progress on a myriad of issues, ranging from forced disappearances, to women's rights and protection of religious minorities. 2018-04-16T01:20:00-04:00 2018-04-16T05:20:31-04:00

The Latest: EU aims to boost UN role in Syria after strikes

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:26
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-15T23:39:00-04:00 2018-04-16T03:39:59-04:00

The Latest: Large rally in Damascus supporting Assad's army

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:57
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians have gathered in a landmark square in the capital of Damascus in support of their armed forces, which they say succeeded in confronting the unprecedented joint airstrikes by the West over the weekend. 2018-04-16T00:24:00-04:00 2018-04-16T04:24:18-04:00

Pakistan watchdog says country failing on human rights

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:57
ISLAMABAD (AP) — An independent Pakistani watchdog criticized the country's human rights record over the past year in a new report released Monday, saying the nation has failed to make progress on a myriad of issues, ranging from forced disappearances, to women's rights and protection of religious minorities. 2018-04-16T00:32:00-04:00 2018-04-16T04:32:37-04:00

Pakistan watchdog says country failing on human rights

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 08:42
ISLAMABAD (AP) — An independent Pakistani watchdog criticized the country's human rights record over the past year in a new report released Monday, saying the nation has failed to make progress. 2018-04-15T22:35:00-04:00 2018-04-16T02:35:57-04:00

Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 08:42
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh on Monday rejected a claim by Myanmar that the Buddhist-majority nation had repatriated the first five among some 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled to the neighboring country to escape military-led violence against the minority group. 2018-04-15T22:28:00-04:00 2018-04-16T02:28:17-04:00

Djukanovic vows EU path after sweeping Montenegro vote

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 08:17
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's ruling party leader Milo Djukanovic swept a presidential election on Sunday, preliminary results showed, and he pledged to keep the small Balkan country firmly on a European path after it joined NATO last year in defiance of Russia. 2018-04-15T14:18:00-04:00 2018-04-15T18:18:58-04:00

Arab leaders meet to unify ranks with eye on Iran, Jerusalem

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 03:27
DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia used its perch as host of an annual gathering of Arab leaders on Sunday to push for a unified stance against rival Iran as the regional powerhouses vie for the upper hand in wars in Syria and Yemen. 2018-04-15T10:25:00-04:00 2018-04-15T14:25:29-04:00

US to hit Russia with new sanctions for aiding Syria's Assad

AP - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 01:10
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his use of the phrase "Mission Accomplished" to describe a U.S.-led missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, even as his aides stressed continuing U.S. troop involvement and plans for new economic sanctions against Russia for enabling the government of Bashar Assad. 2018-04-15T15:07:00-04:00 2018-04-15T19:07:42-04:00

Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 22:52
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The leaders of Russia, Iran and the Hezbollah group in Lebanon said Sunday that Western airstrikes on their ally, Syria, have complicated prospects for a political settlement to the country's seven-year conflict. 2018-04-15T12:50:00-04:00 2018-04-15T16:50:11-04:00

Early results show Djukanovic sweeping Montenegro vote

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 22:52
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's ruling party declared leader Milo Djukanovic the winner of Sunday's presidential election after preliminary projections showed he swept the vote and avoided a runoff. 2018-04-15T12:40:00-04:00 2018-04-15T16:40:26-04:00

US to hit Russia with new sanctions for aiding Syria's Assad

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 22:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his use of the phrase "Mission Accomplished" to describe a U.S.-led missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, even as his aides stressed continuing U.S. troop involvement and plans for new economic sanctions against Russia for enabling the government of Bashar Assad. 2018-04-15T12:34:00-04:00 2018-04-15T16:34:30-04:00

Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 22:12
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The leaders of Russia, Iran and the Hezbollah group in Lebanon said Sunday that Western airstrikes on their ally, Syria, have complicated prospects for a political settlement to the country's seven-year conflict. 2018-04-15T11:57:00-04:00 2018-04-15T15:57:53-04:00

Early results show Djukanovic sweeping Montenegro vote

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 21:45
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Preliminary projections by independent monitors in Montenegro's presidential election Sunday showed ruling-party leader Milo Djukanovic sweeping the vote, avoiding a runoff. 2018-04-15T11:31:00-04:00 2018-04-15T15:31:57-04:00

US to hit Russia with new sanctions over Syria

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 21:32
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his use of the phrase "Mission Accomplished" to describe a U.S.-led missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, even as his aides stressed continuing U.S. troop involvement and plans for new economic sanctions against Russia for enabling the government of Bashar Assad. 2018-04-15T11:17:00-04:00 2018-04-15T15:17:58-04:00

Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 20:50
WASHINGTON (AP) — The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump. 2018-04-15T04:14:00-04:00 2018-04-15T08:14:05-04:00

Montenegro votes for next president; favorite is pro-West

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 20:49
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Voters in Montenegro cast ballots Sunday in a presidential election, with former Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic expected to win after his party defied Russia and took the small Balkan nation into NATO last year. 2018-04-15T10:47:00-04:00 2018-04-15T14:47:22-04:00

Huge rally in Barcelona to demand jailed separatists go free

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 14:41
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Catalan separatists rallied in downtown Barcelona on Sunday to demand the release of high-profile secessionist leaders being held in pre-trial detention. 2018-04-15T04:32:00-04:00 2018-04-15T08:32:42-04:00

US pastor on trial for alleged terror ties, spying in Turkey

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 13:05
ISTANBUL (AP) — An American pastor imprisoned in Turkey is going on trial for alleged terror ties and spying in a case that has increased tensions between Washington and Ankara. 2018-04-15T02:35:00-04:00 2018-04-15T06:35:22-04:00

France urges Russia to join peace push after Syria strike

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:03
BEIRUT (AP) — France is urging Russia to join a push for a political solution in Syria after joint U.S., French and British attacks on Syrian chemical weapons sites. 2018-04-15T00:54:00-04:00 2018-04-15T04:54:15-04:00

The Latest: Syrian-Americans express anger over missiles

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 07:28
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T17:44:00-04:00 2018-04-14T21:44:08-04:00

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 06:02
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. 2018-04-14T13:56:00-04:00 2018-04-14T17:56:41-04:00

UN rejects Russian attempt to condemn US aggression in Syria

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 04:25
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council overwhelmingly rejected a Russian resolution calling for condemnation of "aggression" by the United States, United Kingdom and France against Syria on Saturday, a vote reflecting support for the allied airstrikes on Syrian chemical sites. 2018-04-14T16:45:00-04:00 2018-04-14T20:45:02-04:00

Protesters in Hungary demand new vote, new electoral system

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 02:36
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters marched Saturday in the Hungarian capital of Budapest, demanding a new election and a new national electoral system in the biggest opposition rally in years. 2018-04-14T11:47:00-04:00 2018-04-14T15:47:13-04:00

Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 01:42
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians poured into the streets of Damascus on Saturday, dancing and chanting in defiance of what they called the West's "failure" to shake their nation's resolve with airstrikes that jolted the capital only hours earlier. 2018-04-14T15:36:00-04:00 2018-04-14T19:36:19-04:00

Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

AP - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 00:05
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians poured into the streets of Damascus on Saturday, dancing and chanting in defiance of what they called the West's "failure" to shake their nation's resolve with airstrikes that jolted the capital only hours earlier. 2018-04-14T13:56:00-04:00 2018-04-14T17:56:34-04:00

In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 23:38
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Thousands of miles from home, Vice President Mike Pence was thrust into a new, more immediate, role on the world stage Saturday: explaining President Donald Trump's military strike in Syria to a summit of Latin America leaders. 2018-04-14T13:28:00-04:00 2018-04-14T17:28:53-04:00

Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 23:25
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians poured into the streets of Damascus on Saturday, dancing and chanting in defiance of what they called the West's "failure" to shake their nation's resolve with airstrikes that jolted the capital only hours earlier. 2018-04-14T13:09:00-04:00 2018-04-14T17:09:38-04:00

Western airstrikes unlikely to impact Assad's war machine

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 23:11
BEIRUT (AP) — The Western airstrikes targeting suspected Syrian chemical weapons facilities might have rained down punishment from the sky, but they will not fundamentally degrade a war machine whose main bases, weaponry and personnel remain in place. 2018-04-14T12:58:00-04:00 2018-04-14T16:58:33-04:00

The Latest: Trump speaks to UK, French leaders after strikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 22:30
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T12:23:00-04:00 2018-04-14T16:23:18-04:00

Americas leaders vow to stem corruption, confront Venezuela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 22:30
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Leaders from throughout the Americas vowed Saturday to confront systemic corruption with an accord aimed at improving transparency and boosting civil society at a time when graft scandals plague many of their own governments. 2018-04-14T12:23:00-04:00 2018-04-14T16:23:36-04:00

The Latest: France: Evidence gathered before Syria strike

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 22:15
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T12:12:00-04:00 2018-04-14T16:12:46-04:00

The Latest: Syrian leader: West just using pretext to attack

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 21:49
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T11:44:00-04:00 2018-04-14T15:44:56-04:00

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 21:21
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. 2018-04-14T11:07:00-04:00 2018-04-14T15:07:12-04:00

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:55
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. 2018-04-14T10:42:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:42:44-04:00

UN rejects Russian attempt to condemn US aggression in Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:40
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council rejected a Russian resolution calling for condemnation of the "aggression" by the United States and its allies against Syria on Saturday. 2018-04-14T10:37:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:37:24-04:00

The Latest: Thousands in Greece protest Syria missile attack

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T10:33:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:33:52-04:00

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:27
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. 2018-04-14T10:23:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:23:44-04:00

The Latest: Pakistan has 'grave concern' on Syria situation

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:27
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T10:20:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:20:42-04:00

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:14
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. 2018-04-14T10:05:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:05:00-04:00

Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 20:14
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States, Britain and France opted to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors because they were convinced that the Assad government had used chlorine and sarin nerve gas against a rebel-held Damascus suburb, American officials said Saturday. 2018-04-14T10:11:00-04:00 2018-04-14T14:11:13-04:00

The Latest: Netanyahu: Syrian airstrikes send strong message

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 19:32
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T09:22:00-04:00 2018-04-14T13:22:15-04:00

Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 19:32
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States, Britain and France opted to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors because they were convinced that the Assad government had used chlorine and possibly sarin nerve gas against a rebel-held Damascus suburb, American officials said Saturday. 2018-04-14T09:21:00-04:00 2018-04-14T13:21:44-04:00

The Latest: Arab League chief alarmed by Syria developments

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 19:05
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T08:50:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:50:13-04:00

The Latest: Ex-Syrian officer: Strikes hit parts of program

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 18:52
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T08:45:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:45:15-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 18:52
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain. 2018-04-14T08:36:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:36:14-04:00

The Latest: Pence says strikes 'crippled' Syria's capability

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 18:38
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T08:32:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:32:41-04:00

The Latest: US ambassador: US 'locked and loaded' to strike

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 18:23
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T08:17:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:17:08-04:00

The Latest: France calls joint strikes on Syria 'a success'

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 18:10
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T08:03:00-04:00 2018-04-14T12:03:57-04:00

Trump staking claim of 'Mission Accomplished' in Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:57
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allied missiles struck at the heart of the Syrian chemical weapons arsenal, aiming to punish the Assad government for a suspected poison gas attack against civilians and deter the possible future use of such banned weapons. Pentagon officials said the assault pummeled, but did not eliminate the Syrian program. 2018-04-14T07:47:00-04:00 2018-04-14T11:47:52-04:00

European allies France, UK gamble, join Trump against Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:57
PARIS (AP) — Europe's two biggest military powers took a gamble in lining up behind U.S. President Donald Trump to bombard Syria. Now they need to make sure it doesn't backfire. 2018-04-14T07:53:00-04:00 2018-04-14T11:53:34-04:00

Trump staking claim of 'Mission Accomplished' in Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:43
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allied missiles struck at the heart of the Syrian chemical weapons arsenal, aiming to punish the Assad government for a suspected poison gas attack against civilians and deter the possible future use of such banned weapons. Pentagon officials said the assault pummeled, but did not eliminate the Syrian program. 2018-04-14T07:36:00-04:00 2018-04-14T11:36:50-04:00

The Latest: Turkey's president calls Syria strikes 'correct'

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:30
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T07:27:00-04:00 2018-04-14T11:27:37-04:00

'Winnie!' South Africa bids farewell to Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 17:17
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tens of thousands of people sang, cheered and cried as the flag-draped casket of anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was escorted from her official funeral on Saturday, after supporters defended her complex legacy with poetry and anger. 2018-04-14T07:11:00-04:00 2018-04-14T11:11:01-04:00

The Latest: Pentagon: Russian trolls spreading lies on Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 16:21
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T06:09:00-04:00 2018-04-14T10:09:58-04:00

The Latest: Pentagon says mission accomplished with strikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 16:07
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T06:04:00-04:00 2018-04-14T10:04:20-04:00

'Mission Accomplished' in Syria, Trump declares on Twitter

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:55
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allied missiles struck at the heart of Syrian chemical weapons arsenal in a show of force and resolve aimed at punishing the Assad government for a suspected poison gas attack against civilians and deterring the possible future use of such banned weapons. 2018-04-14T05:52:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:52:03-04:00

The Latest: US: We attacked heart of Syrian chemical program

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:55
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T05:50:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:50:48-04:00

The Latest: Pentagon: Syria, Russia didn't deflect missiles

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:41
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T05:34:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:34:47-04:00

The Latest: Pentagon says Syria strikes 'hit every target'

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:28
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T05:24:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:24:02-04:00

'Winnie!' South Africa bids farewell to Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:28
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tens of thousands of people sang, cheered and cried as the flag-draped casket of anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was escorted from her official funeral on Saturday, after supporters defended her complex legacy with poetry and anger. 2018-04-14T05:13:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:13:31-04:00

'Mission Accomplished' in Syria, Trump declares on Twitter

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:13
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allied missiles struck at the heart of Syrian chemical weapons arsenal in a show of force and resolve aimed at punishing the Assad government for a suspected poison gas attack against civilians and deterring the possible future use of such banned weapons. 2018-04-14T05:00:00-04:00 2018-04-14T09:00:29-04:00

The Latest: 'Mission Accomplished!,' Trump says about Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:59
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T04:54:00-04:00 2018-04-14T08:54:11-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:59
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain. 2018-04-14T04:57:00-04:00 2018-04-14T08:57:43-04:00

The Latest: Diplomat says Security Council to meet on Syria

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 14:47
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T04:37:00-04:00 2018-04-14T08:37:38-04:00

The Latest: Chemical watchdog group to fulfill Syria mission

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 13:37
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T03:28:00-04:00 2018-04-14T07:28:56-04:00

While in Peru, Pence briefs US lawmakers on Syrian strikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 13:11
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence, soon after arriving in Peru for a regional summit, fulfilled an urgent assignment from the White House: informing top American lawmakers about the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria before the Trump administration's announcement. 2018-04-14T03:07:00-04:00 2018-04-14T07:07:01-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:57
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain. 2018-04-14T02:51:00-04:00 2018-04-14T06:51:16-04:00

The Latest: Iran leader calls US-led strike 'military crime'

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T02:01:00-04:00 2018-04-14T06:01:21-04:00

'Winnie!' South Africa bids farewell to Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:17
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Millions of South Africans said an emotional goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Saturday during her official funeral, with supporters fiercely defending her complex legacy. 2018-04-14T02:11:00-04:00 2018-04-14T06:11:02-04:00

The Latest: Syrian TV airs scenes of science center rubble

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:47
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T01:39:00-04:00 2018-04-14T05:39:27-04:00

South Africa bids farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:47
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Millions of South Africans were saying goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as her emotionally charged official funeral began Saturday in Soweto, where she lived until her death on April 2 at 81. 2018-04-14T01:39:00-04:00 2018-04-14T05:39:01-04:00

The Latest: Theresa May defends move to join Syrian strikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:08
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-14T01:05:00-04:00 2018-04-14T05:05:55-04:00

South Africa bids farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 10:40
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Millions of South Africans prepared to say goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as her emotionally charged official funeral began Saturday in Soweto, where she lived until her death on April 2 at 81. 2018-04-14T00:33:00-04:00 2018-04-14T04:33:52-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:45
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain. 2018-04-13T23:33:00-04:00 2018-04-14T03:33:18-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance of airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:32
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians demonstrated in a landmark square of the Syrian capital, waving victory signs and honking their car horns in a show of defiance. 2018-04-13T23:26:00-04:00 2018-04-14T03:26:18-04:00

South Africa bids farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:17
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Millions of South Africans are preparing to say goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as her emotionally charged official funeral begins in Soweto, where she lived until her death on April 2 at 81. 2018-04-13T23:04:00-04:00 2018-04-14T03:04:40-04:00

The Latest: Russia: Missiles aimed at Syrian air base downed

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:04
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-13T22:53:00-04:00 2018-04-14T02:53:37-04:00

The Latest: Syria says 110 missiles fired in strikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 08:51
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-13T22:39:00-04:00 2018-04-14T02:39:03-04:00

Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 08:24
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain. 2018-04-13T22:12:00-04:00 2018-04-14T02:12:12-04:00

The Latest: UN chief urges restraint on Syria reaction

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 08:24
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria (all times local): 2018-04-13T22:11:00-04:00 2018-04-14T02:11:58-04:00

Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

AP - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 08:10
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States, France and Britain launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad for an apparent chemical attack against civilians and to deter him from doing it again, President Donald Trump announced Friday. Pentagon officials said the attacks targeted the heart of Assad's programs to develop and produce chemical weapons. 2018-04-13T21:55:00-04:00 2018-04-14T01:55:56-04:00

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