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Attack on Syria: Humanitarian aid or political scheming?

The U.S. missile attack on Syrian forces on Thursday, April 6 shows President Donald Trump’s lack of clear goals and raises the question of the travel ban’s sinister legacy in the wake of humanitarian aid. While some may say his actions were justified because of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s cruelty ...

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Trump Orders Missile Strikes Against Syria

President Donald Trump ordered 59 Tomahawk missiles fired at Syrian government facilities Thursday, April 6 in response to deadly chemical attacks April 4. The order marks the first official U.S. attacks against the Syrian government. “It is in this vital, national security interest of the United States to prevent and ...

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Syria: APSU students react

By Phillip Swanson Staff Writer President Obama, center, with members of his delegation, speaks during his bilateral meeting with China’s President Xi Jinping, unseen, at the G20 Summit, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia. AP PHOTO | PABLO MARTINEZ MONSIVAIS Since March 15, 2011 a conflict has been going ...

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Syrian videos make case for military action

DEB RIECHMANN SARAH DiLORENZO Associated Press PARIS (AP) — The Obama administration is distributing videos showing a chemical weapons attack in Syria to help convince Americans and Congress that a military intervention against the Syrian government is necessary, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday. Speaking at a news conference ...

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