Pence announces ceasefire in Syria » Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday announced a ceasefire in Syria. That came after hours of face-to-face meetings in Turkey with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Pence, Pompeo meet with Turkish president, as Trump defends pullout » Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are in Turkey today to meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Pence is leading a delegation—hoping to broker a ceasefire in northern Syria.
White House orders Turkey sanctions » The Trump administration has announced new sanctions against Turkey following its assault on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.
Northern Syria conflict grows bloodier, U.S. troops ordered out » President Trump has ordered the Pentagon to begin pulling all remaining U.S. troops out of northern Syria. That as the conflict there grows bloodier.
Civilians flee amid Turkish assault in northern Syria » Black clouds of smoke continue to billow over northern Syria today as bombs rain down near the Turkish border.
White House says impeachment inquiry “constitutionally invalid” as Trump predicts a Supreme Court case » The White House has declared the impeachment inquiry “constitutionally invalid.” And it has informed House Democrats that it will not cooperate with the probe.
Democrats plan subpoena after Trump admin blocks diplomat testimony » House Democrats are compelling a U.S. diplomat to appear on Capitol Hill after the Trump administration blocked him from testifying on Tuesday.
Republicans revolt over Trump’s troop pullout in Syria » Republicans on Capitol Hill are publicly blasting President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. troops out of northern Syria.
Second whistleblower complains about Trump Ukraine dealings » A second whistleblower has come forward with information about President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine.