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White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

The U.S. military says it will assess allegations that a coalition airstrike may have killed over 40 prisoners held in an Islamic State-run jail in eastern Syria. "Any further attacks done to the people of Syria will be blamed on Assad, but also on Russia & Iran who support him killing his own people", she tweeted yesterday.



CNN accepts resignations of 3 involved in retracted story

Comey's testimony later confirmed Trump's version of the story - forcing CNN to perform a re-write of the article co-written by Lichtblau . The article alleged that " Senate investigators are examining the activities of a little-known $10-billion Russian investment fund whose chief executive met with a member of President Donald Trump's transition team four days before Trump's inauguration, a congressional source told CNN ".



Mattis: US arms for Syrian Kurds will continue after Raqqa

We won't fire "unless they are the enemy, unless they are ISIS ", he said, using an acronym for the jihadist organisation. "We try to end that through diplomatic means". So-called "deconfliction" hotlines are used regularly by the two sides to notify each other where they are operating and avoid accidents. "The closer we get, the more complex it gets".


New Featurette for 'The Dark Tower' on The Legacy of the Gunslinger

New Featurette for 'The Dark Tower' on The Legacy of the Gunslinger

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain ( Idris Elba ), has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black ( Matthew McConaughey ), determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower , which holds the universe together.


Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast

Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast

The brush fire quickly grew from 125 acres at 4 p.m.to a massive 5,000 acres by midnight. Meanwhile, Riverside County sheriff's officials reportedly said they "accidentally" sent out evacuation alerts in the areas, including Norco, Corona, and Jurupa Valley, where there was no fire.