Syrian Refugees Laud U.S. Strike and, in ‘New Emotion,’ Trump

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA and JESS BIDGOOD April 7, 2017 Less than two months after arriving in the United States as a refugee from Syria, Rashid Mahmoud rejoiced at the news of American missiles pummeling a Syrian air base Thursday...

White House Accepts ‘Political Reality’ of Assad’s Grip on Power in Syria

Remarks by the White House press secretary made it clear that President Trump has abandoned the goal of forcing President Bashar al-Assad of Syria from office.

Report Rebuts Russia’s Claims of Restraint in Syrian Bombing Campaign

An analysis drawing on satellite images, videos and more shows that hospitals were bombed repeatedly and that Syrian forces used chlorine gas on a greater scale than believed.