War casualties

In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) launches a tomahawk land attack missile in the Mediterranean Sea, Friday, April 7, 2017. The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ford Williams/U.S. Navy via AP)
April 07, 2017 - 2:05 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on events in Syria (all times local): 9 a.m. A survivor of the chemical attack in a northern Syrian town says he hopes the U.S. missile attack could help put an end to Syrian government airstrikes, creating a safe area for civilians. Alaa Alyousef, a 27-year old resident of...
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In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) launches a tomahawk land attack missile in the Mediterranean Sea, Friday, April 7, 2017. The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ford Williams/U.S. Navy via AP)
April 07, 2017 - 1:56 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on events in Syria (all times local): 8:50 a.m. A Syrian official tells The Associated Press that the U.S. missile attack that hit military targets in central Syria has killed three soldiers and two civilians. Talal Barazi, the governor of Homs province, said seven others...
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FILE -- This Tuesday April 4, 2017, file photo, provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Edlib Media Center, that is consistent with independent AP reporting, shows a man carrying a child following a suspected chemical attack, at a makeshift hospital in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, northern Idlib province, Syria. Walid Moallem, Syria's Foreign Minister, told reporters Thursday, April 6, 2017, that it didn't use chemical weapons in Tuesday's attack, and he blamed the rebels for stockpiling the deadly substance. (Edlib Media Center, via AP, File)
April 06, 2017 - 10:17 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the suspected chemical attack in Syria (all times local): 5:10 am Syrian state TV says a U.S. missile attack hit a number of military targets inside the country, calling the attack an "aggression." A military official speaking on Syrian TV says an air base in central...
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FILE -- This Tuesday April 4, 2017, file photo, provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Edlib Media Center, that is consistent with independent AP reporting, shows a man carrying a child following a suspected chemical attack, at a makeshift hospital in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, northern Idlib province, Syria. Walid Moallem, Syria's Foreign Minister, told reporters Thursday, April 6, 2017, that it didn't use chemical weapons in Tuesday's attack, and he blamed the rebels for stockpiling the deadly substance. (Edlib Media Center, via AP, File)
April 06, 2017 - 8:14 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the suspected chemical attack in Syria (all times local): 3:15 a.m. The United Kingdom says there will be no vote on a U.N. Security Council resolution Thursday night to condemn the reported use of chemical weapons in a northern Syria town that killed more than 80 people...
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In this photo taken on late Wednesday, April 5, 2017 and made available Thursday, April 6, World Health Organization experts work as they take part in an autopsy conducted in a hospital in Adana, Turkey. Turkey's Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said autopsy results show Syrians were subjected to chemical weapons attack in Idlib, Syria, on Tuesday. (DHA-Depo Photos via AP)
April 06, 2017 - 1:51 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the suspected chemical attack in Syria (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he hopes U.S. President Donald Trump will take military action in Syria after this week's chemical attack. Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency quoted Erdogan...
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April 06, 2017 - 1:23 pm
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A roadside bomb exploded and killed at least 10 people in a minibus in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region Thursday evening, a local official said. Five others were injured and the death toll could rise, Nur Abdullahi told The Associated Press. The massive bomb buried beside...
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April 06, 2017 - 12:44 pm
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali official says a roadside bomb has exploded and killed at least 10 people in a minibus in Lower Shabelle region, with five others injured. Nur Abdullahi says the massive bomb buried beside the road struck the vehicle near Gobweyn village on Thursday evening. He...
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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaks during a media conference at an EU Syria conference at the Europa building in Brussels on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. The EU and other nations met Wednesday to discuss what will be needed to rebuild war-ravaged Syria. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
April 05, 2017 - 11:20 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the suspected chemical attack in Syria (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Israeli defense officials say military intelligence believes Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces were behind the suspected chemical attack that killed dozens of civilians. The officials said Israel...
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April 05, 2017 - 10:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration and Syria (all times local): 10:42 a.m. President Donald Trump will speak Wednesday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, as concerns echo across Europe over the urgent need to respond to violence in Syria. A suspected chemical attack in...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 file photo, hundreds of newly trained al-Shabab fighters perform military exercises in the Lafofe area some 18 km south of Mogadishu, in Somalia. President Donald Trump's approval of greater U.S. military authority to pursue al-Qaida-linked extremists in Somalia will put civilians further at risk, experts say, especially as drought displaces thousands of people in areas that now will be considered a war zone. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh, File)
April 01, 2017 - 10:20 am
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — President Donald Trump's approval of greater U.S. military authority to pursue al-Qaida-linked extremists in Somalia will put civilians further at risk, experts say, especially as drought displaces thousands of people in areas that now will be considered a war zone. Trump...
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