Monthly Archives: October 2015

US to send 20-30 special forces to Syria

The Obama administration will send 20 to 30 special operations forces to Syria to advise fighters against the Islamic State. This is an extension of the existing air operation in both Iraq and Syria. The additional U.S. troops wil...

Syria Talks: What You Need to Know

The United States, Russia, Saudi Arabia and even Iran have gathered with several other countries in Vienna, Austria, in pursuit of a way to end the four-year Syrian conflict. The main issue on the negotiating table is the fate of ...

Obama to Send Troops to Syria

President Obama is directing the Pentagon to send special forces into Syria to advise the Syrian opposition in its fight against ISIS, the White House said today. The change will station U.S. special operations forces on the groun...