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Everything you need to know about Gen. John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff
President Donald Trump announced Friday via Twitter that he has selected retired Gen. John Kelly, secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, to be his new chief of staff. Kelly will replace Reince Priebus, who served as chief of staff for six months and was formerly the longest-serving
How Trump responded to Syrian refugee crisis versus the chemical attack
In the wake of a horrific chemical attacks this week that left at least 86 dead in Syria , including dozens of women and children, Donald Trump lashed out at the Assad regime, calling the actions "heinous" and hinted that he was going to take action to address the wrong. The president expressed
Syrian jets take off from air base hit by US
Two Syrian jets took off today from the air base that was hit by U.S. missiles and carried out strikes on areas under ISIS control in the countryside of eastern Homs, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The Syrian government responded to Thursday night's U.S. strike on its
Timeline leading up to US attack on a Syrian air base
President Trump's decision to conduct airstrikes against a Syrian air base marked a milestone for both the United States and the new administration. While the airstrike is among the first military actions taken by Trump, the conflict in Syria has been going on for years. The Syrian civil war
The Note: Trump at War
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI Day No. 78 THE BIG STORY: Enter Trump at war, after a massive turnabout on policy in the first 80 days of the new administration – and inside the 80 hours since a deadly chemical attack in Syria. President Trump got the world’s
What Trump has said about Syria and Assad
In the wake of chemical attacks in Syria that killed at least 86, including dozens of women and children, President Trump issued a swift condemnation, saying that the offensive "crossed a lot of lines for me." "When you kill innocent children, innocent babies, little babies, with a chemical gas
Sarin gas used in Syria chemical attack, Turkey's health ministry says
Sarin gas was used in a weapons attack in northern Syrian on Tuesday, Turkey's health ministry confirmed in a statement today after autopsies were conducted on victims. “According to the results of preliminary tests, the findings suggest the patients were exposed to chemical material (Sarin the
The Note: Trump redraws Syria lines
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 77 THE BIG STORY: President Trump said Wednesday that his view of Syria has changed, and he did it by embracing a familiar metaphor. “That crosses many, many lines. Beyond a red line, many, many lines,” the president said.
Trump condemns chemical attacks in Syria in joint news conference with King Abdullah II
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and deputy political director Shushannah Walshe break down Trump's latest remarks with chief White House correspondent Jon Karl and senior White House correspondent Cecilia Vega.
President Trump says Syria attack 'crossed many, many lines'
President Donald Trump said that the attack in Syria on Tuesday "crossed a lot of lines for me," but did not specify how he would respond to the incident. His comments came during a joint press conference with Jordanian King Abdullah II that began with Trump condemning the "heinous actions" that