Syria


U.S. Says American Detainee Worked for IS in Syria

An American detained by U.S. forces was carrying thumb drives containing files on how to make bombs plus administrative spreadsheets describing work he did for the Islamic State terror group…

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Damascus Warns Israel of ‘More Surprises’ in Syria

The Syrian government said on Tuesday that Israel would face “more surprises” in future attacks on Syria’s territory, after Syrian air defenses shot down an Israeli F-16 jet. Syrian antiaircraft…

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Liberman: ‘Time Not to Bark But to Bite’

On a tour of Israel’s northern border in the wake of the weekend’s incident in which an Israeli plane shot down an Iranian drone, and the Israel Air Force lost…

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U.S. Tells Anti-IS Coalition to ‘Keep Eyes on Prize’

The Trump administration, increasingly concerned that the 74-strong coalition it cobbled together to destroy the Islamic State terror group is losing sight of the prime objective, pressed its partners on…

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Syrian Clash May Impact Defense Budget

The clash with Syria over the weekend could have ramifications for Israel’s defense budget, as Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman will likely use it to strengthen his case for additional funding,…

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Downed Israeli Pilot Regains Consciousness

The Israeli F-16 fighter pilot who was downed, apparently by Syrian defense missiles, over Shabbos, was reportedly in improved condition on Sunday, as doctors at Haifa’s Rambam Medical Center said…

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