Tag: Syria

Nikki Haley: The U.S. is “prepared to do more” in Syria

Syrian's controversial leader President Bashar al-Assad is facing international pressure after suspected chemical attack earlier this week that left dozens dead. “Bashar al-Assad must never use...

Twitter Reacts to Trump’s Action Against Syria

Our country is divided. There are hard lines drawn in the sand on just about everything, and Trump’s missile strike against Syria in response...

Human rights group reports 13,000 hanged in Syrian prison

According to statements made by Amnesty International on Tuesday, Syrian officials hanged over 13,000 prisoners in a prison North of Damascus. This prison has...

Christianity, government, and refugees

In the light of Trump’s Executive Order halting refugees from entering the country for 120 days, there is renewed discussion about the role of...

University of Illinois System Administrators Speak Out Against President Trump

President Trump has certainly made waves with his recent wave of executive orders -- particularly his executive order effectively placing a temporary ban for 90...

Trump’s Executive Order on Refugees – Truths, Lies and Hypocrisy

This past Friday President Donald Trump signed an executive order temporarily suspending all refugee admissions for 120 days in order to improve the vetting...

Predicting Russian Retaliation

In an unusually strong punishment, assisted by a new executive order issued Thursday, President Barack Obama gave himself extended authority to respond “to certain...

Bombings in Aleppo cut off emergency medical care for a quarter...

An intense bombardment of the rebel side of Aleppo, Syria has forced hospitals and medical organizations to shut down from mass amounts of damage...

Russian plane comes dangerously close to US forces over Syria

Over the last several months the tensions between the United States and Russia have been greatly escalating. There are a number of factors that...

Reports: US “plotting to allow 9,000 ISIS fighters to escape” in...

Over the last several days, week, and months, it appears that the relationship between the United States and Russia has been sinking by the...

Putin ally: “Vote Trump or face nuclear war”

According to a Russian-nationalist ally of President Vladimir Putin, Americans will be faced with the threat of nuclear war if they don't vote Donald...

Obama: Syrian instability due to climate change

An ongoing issue across the world and influencing American policies has been involving the disastrous civil war in Syria. As a result of the...

U.S. ends Syrian ceasefire with Russia

The United States officially broke off talks with Russia on implementing a ceasefire agreement in Syria. America has accused Moscow of not living up to...

US General: No fly zone would lead to war with Syria...

Defense Secretary Ash Carter and General Joseph Dunford addressed the Senate Armed Services Committee to report about military operations as well as the most important national security...

U.N calls emergency meeting on Aleppo

Presidential candidates better study up on the Syrian city of Aleppo because it may now be the most dangerous city in the world to live...

Here’s what you need to know about the Syrian ceasefire

Last week the US and Russia agreed on a pause in the violence on Friday after months of back and forth talks. US Secretary of State John...

U.S. coalition conducted 14 airstrikes against ISIS during Labor Day

The U.S.-led coalition was hard at work killing ISIS during Labor Day. Coalition aircraft carried out 14 airstrikes, with most of them being in...

ACLJ sues Obama Administration over failure to address genocide of religious...

The Genocide of Christians and religious minorities by ISIS is something that needs to be addressed not only so that we know exactly what...

Obama and Putin’s stare down to end all stare downs

So a variety of world leaders met in China for the annual G20 summit. Among them were President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin....