The archive of all headlines from April 14, 2017, organized by time of publication.
The strike was the first use of the weapon and part of the Pentagon’s intense air campaign in Afghanistan against the militant group. Separately, the Pentagon said that an airstrike in Syria by the American-led coalition had killed 18 Syrian fighters allied with the United States.
President Trump’s policy reversals and other contentious moves are drawing scrutiny from the news media and leaving some on the right feeling betrayed.But many Trump supporters seem to be rallying around him in the face of what they see as a relentless onslaught on a get-things-done leader.
President Trump, the first occupant of the White House never to serve in government or the military, has discovered that some issues are more complex than he knew.The past week has made that abundantly clear, as the president’s stance shifted on subjects like the civil war in Syria, North Korea and NATO.
China urged an end to “mutual provocation and threats” on Friday, cautioning that tensions between the United States, South Korea and North Korea could run out of control.The North Korean military issued a statement on Friday threatening to attack major American military bases in South Korea, warning that it could annihilate those targets “within minutes.”
China urged an end to “mutual provocation,” cautioning that tensions between the U.S., South Korea and North Korea could run out of control.North Korea also threatened to attack major American military bases in South Korea, warning that it could annihilate them “within minutes.”