U.S. To Begin Withdrawing U.S. Military From Syria

U.S. To Begin Withdrawing U.S. Military From Syria

The White House announced on Wednesday that the United States will begin withdrawing the roughly 2,000 U.S. military troops deployed to Syria engaged in fighting and defeating the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). 

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U.S. Service Member Killed In Iraq In Helicopter Crash Identified As Special Operations Aviator

U.S. Service Member Killed In Iraq In Helicopter Crash Identified As Special Operations Aviator

The U.S. Department of Defense released the identity of the U.S. service member who died when his helicopter crashed late Sunday night in Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.  The service member was identified as Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor Galvin, 34.

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U.S. Airmen Killed During Battle In Afghanistan In 2002 To Be Awarded Medal of Honor

U.S. Airmen Killed During Battle In Afghanistan In 2002 To Be Awarded Medal of Honor

A U.S Air Force combat controller who was killed during battle in Afghanistan in 2002 will be posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for heroic actions fighting al Qaeda during the Battle of Roberts Ridge.

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Top U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Says U.S. Ready To Hold Talks With Taliban To End Long War

Top U.S. Commander In Afghanistan Says U.S. Ready To Hold Talks With Taliban To End Long War

U.S. Army General John Nicholson, commander of U.S. Forces – Afghanistan and the Resolute Support Mission, told reporters on Monday in Afghanistan that the United States was ready to begin talks with the Taliban to end the ongoing war that began in 2011.

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U.S. Military Service Member Killed And Two Wounded In ‘Apparent Insider Attack’ In Afghanistan

U.S. Military Service Member Killed And Two Wounded In ‘Apparent Insider Attack’ In Afghanistan

One U.S. military service member was killed and two others were wounded in an “apparent insider attack” in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) Resolute Support reported in a released statement.

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Defense Department Releases Identity Of U.S. Soldier Killed During Operation In Somalia

Defense Department Releases Identity Of U.S. Soldier Killed During Operation In Somalia

The Department of Defense released the identity of a U.S Army soldier killed-in-action during an operation on Friday against Islamic militant forces in Somalia, which also resulted in injuries to four other U.S. soldiers. 

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White House Says President Trump Wants U.S. Troops To Come Home From Syria As Soon As Possible

White House Says President Trump Wants U.S. Troops To Come Home From Syria As Soon As Possible

White House announced in a statement that President Donald Trump wants the U.S. military troops deployed in Syria to come home as “quickly as possible” shortly after French President Emmanuel Macron said he convinced Trump to remain in Syria for the long-term.

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Nikki Haley Says U.S. Troops Not Leaving Syria Until Syrian Goals Accomplished

Nikki Haley Says U.S. Troops Not Leaving Syria Until Syrian Goals Accomplished

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told “Fox News Sunday” in an interview that the U.S. will keep military troops operating in Syria until the U.S. completes all of its strategic goals in the country.

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President Trump Announces ‘Mission Accomplished’ For Syrian Air Strike

President Trump Announces ‘Mission Accomplished’ For Syrian Air Strike

President Donald Trump stated “mission accomplished” on Twitter on Saturday morning for the joint air strike carried out in Syria early Saturday morning local time in response to a chemical attack on April 7 that killed dozens of civilians and wounded over 1,000.

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United States Carries Out Strike On Syria With France And Britain In Response To Chemical Attack

United States Carries Out Strike On Syria With France And Britain In Response To Chemical Attack

The United States with France and Great Britain carried out a joint missile strike on Friday night in and around the Syrian capital Damascus in response to the chemical attack that took place on April 7 in the town of Douma.

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President Trump Warns Russia Of Upcoming U.S. Missile Strike In Syria In Response To Chemical Attack

President Trump Warns Russia Of Upcoming U.S. Missile Strike In Syria In Response To Chemical Attack

President Donald Trump warned Russia of an upcoming U.S. missile strike in Syria in response to the chemical attack that took place outside Damascus, Syria on Saturday, after Russia, a strong ally of the Syrian government, said it would shoot down missiles fired into Syria.

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Defense Department Releases Identity Of U.S. Special Forces Soldier Killed In Syria

Defense Department Releases Identity Of U.S. Special Forces Soldier Killed In Syria

The U.S. Department of Defense identified the U.S. military service member killed late Thursday night during a mission in Syria as U.S. Army Special Forces Master Sergeant Jonathan J. Dunbar, 36, of Austin, Texas.

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Two Coalition Military Troops Killed By Roadside Bomb In Syria Including One America

Two Coalition Military Troops Killed By Roadside Bomb In Syria Including One America

An improvised explosive device (IED) that was ignited in an attack in Syria killed two coalition troops, including one American service member, and wounded five others late Thursday night, the U.S. military announced in a statement on Friday.

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