Donald Trump defends ‘mission accomplished’ after Syria strikes

President Donald Trump is defending his use of the phrase "mission accomplished" to refer to the U.S.-led strikes in Syria.

Trump tweeted on Sunday that the mission was "so perfectly carried out, with such precision, that the only way the Fake News Media could demean was by my use of ...

In Peru for summit, Pence offers support for Syrian strike

LIMA, Peru (AP) - Thousands of miles from home, Vice President Mike Pence was thrust into a new, more immediate, role on the world stage Saturday: explaining President Donald Trump's military strike in Syria to a summit of Latin America leaders.

Hours after Trump hailed the missile strike targeting the ...

Bashar Assad said Syria strikes based on ‘lies and misinformation’

Syria's President Bashar Assad says the Western airstrikes against his country were accompanied by a campaign of "lies" and misinformation in the U.N. Security Council.

Assad spoke Sunday to a group of visiting Russian politicians. His comments were carried by state media.

Assad and Russia deny using chemical weapons, the ...

Don Lemon of CNN cuts off Jason Miller, former Trump aide

NEW YORK — CNN's Don Lemon apparently has his limits.

The evening host shut down a former Donald Trump aide - and paid CNN contributor - on Thursday, telling him not to come on his show and lie to the American people. Lemon and Jason Miller were talking about special ...