US Troops

Trump promises Syria pullout, but sets no end date

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Trump's White House vowed Wednesday that the US mission in Syria would come to a "rapid end" but failed to put a timetable on an eventual withdrawal.

Republican senator Graham warns against Syria troop withdrawal

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 - 06:33 GMT

A senior Republican senator warned U.S. President Donald Trump against pulling U.S. troops from Syria, saying it would lead to a resurgence of Islamic Stat

Iraq denies deployment of US troops to Kirkuk

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 09:05 GMT

The Iraqi Joint Operations Command announced on Thursday that US troops have not been deployed to the oil-rich province of Kirkuk or any other part of Iraq.

General's slip spotlights US troop numbers in Syria

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Pentagon officials scrambled Tuesday to clarify how many US troops are in Syria after a general put the number at a "little over 4,000" .

Taliban claims responsibility for explosion in Kabul

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 12:12 GMT

The Taliban terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the recent Kabul explosion that took place close to the US embassy

Taliban urge Trump to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 01:29 GMT

The United States should withdraw all its troops from Afghanistan and stop listening to "stooges" in Kabul