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FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo President Donald Trump speaks at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. After President Donald Trump’s election victory, the United States and Russia appeared headed toward their smoothest ties in decades. Not anymore. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
April 07, 2017 - 7:15 pm
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The United States vowed Friday to keep the pressure on Syria after the intense nighttime wave of missile strikes from U.S. ships, despite the prospect of escalating Russian ill will that could further inflame one of the world's most vexing conflicts. Standing firm, the Trump...
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In this image provided by the White House, President Donald Trump receives a briefing on the Syria military strike from his National Security team after the strike at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday night, April 6, 2017. (White House via AP)
April 07, 2017 - 6:11 pm
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The United States vowed Friday to keep the pressure on Syria after the intense nighttime wave of missile strikes from U.S. ships, despite the prospect of escalating Russian ill will that could further inflame one of the world's most vexing conflicts. Standing firm, the Trump...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago, Friday, April 7, 2017, in Palm Beach, Fla. Trump was meeting again with his Chinese counterpart Friday, with U.S. missile strikes on Syria adding weight to his threat to act unilaterally against the nuclear weapons program of China's ally, North Korea. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
April 07, 2017 - 4:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events in Syria (all times EDT): 4:45 p.m. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia's response to the U.S. attack on Syria shows it continues to support Syrian President Bashar Assad. Tillerson calls the reaction "very disappointing" but "not all that surprising...
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FILE - In this April 3, 2017, file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin pauses as he speaks during a news conference at Konstantin palace in St.Petersburg, Russia. After President Donald Trump’s election victory, the United States and Russia appeared headed toward their smoothest ties in decades. Not anymore. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool, File)
April 07, 2017 - 4:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After President Donald Trump's election victory, the United States and Russia appeared headed toward their smoothest ties in decades. Not anymore. The former Cold War adversaries are once again spiraling into confrontation, punctuated by a U.S. attack on a military base controlled...
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The United Nations Security Council holds a meeting on the situation in Syria, Friday, April 7, 2017, at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
April 07, 2017 - 4:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events in Syria (all times EDT): 4 p.m. Syria's deputy U.N. ambassador is calling Thursday's U.S. missile strikes against a Syrian air base a "barbaric, flagrant act of aggression" that will embolden "terrorist groups" to use chemical weapons in the future. Mounzer...
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This satellite image released by the U.S. Department of Defense shows a damage assessment image of Shayrat air base in Syria, following U.S. Tomahawk Land Attack Missile strikes on Friday, April 7, 2017 from the USS Ross (DDG 71) and USS Porter (DDG 78), Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers. The United States blasted the air base with a barrage of cruise missiles on Friday, April 7, 2017 in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians. (DigitalGlobe/U.S. Department of Defense via AP)
April 07, 2017 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Russia sparred Friday over whether they will maintain a hotline aimed at preventing midair collisions of their warplanes in Syria, with senior U.S. military officials contradicting Moscow's claims that it has suspended the "deconfliction" talks in protest of...
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United States' Ambassador United Nations and current Security Council President Nikki Haley opens a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria, Friday, April 7, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
April 07, 2017 - 2:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events in Syria (all times local): 2:35 p.m. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations warns the U.S. is prepared to take further action in Syria but hopes it will not be necessary. Nikki Haley told an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council Friday that the...
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April 07, 2017 - 1:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is restricting drone flights over 133 military facilities for security reasons, marking the first time such flight restrictions have been applied only to drones rather than aircraft in general. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that it was...
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Russia's deputy U.N. ambassador Vladimir Safronkov speaks during a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria, Friday, April 7, 2017 at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
April 07, 2017 - 1:12 pm
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The United States is looking into whether Russia participated in the Syrian chemical weapons attack that provoked President Donald Trump's airstrikes against the Assad government, a revelation that could have dramatic implications for relations between Washington and Moscow...
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April 07, 2017 - 12:26 pm
SWEDEN-TRUCK CRASH-THE LATEST The Latest: French, German ministers express shock at crash STOCKHOLM (AP) — The foreign ministers of Germany and France are reacting with shock to the deadly truck attack in Stockholm. Sigmar Gabriel and Jean-Marc Ayrault noted Sweden's efforts for human rights, peace...
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