The Syrian soccer team is close to making history by qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. But it comes at a time of intense civil war and unrest in the country.


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Against all odds, the Syrian men’s soccer team is been having a historic year as they try to qualify for the World Cup. See the upcoming schedule and roster.

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Bashar al-Assad is a big part of the problem in Syria. But removing him from power isn’t necessarily the right move for the United States.

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The chemical weapons attack in Khan Sheikhoun, in the province of Idlib, horrified the world. Syria is accused of dropping a nerve agent on the town, and Donald Trump launched missiles at a Syrian airfield in response. Learn more about Idlib, and the gas attack there.

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Who was killed in Trump’s Syria missile attack? See victim names and photos from Syrian politicians and bloggers. They include General Khalid Issa Ibrahim.

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An anti-war protest in Jacksonville, Florida grew violent. Watch videos as pro and anti Trump protesters scuffle with police officers.

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is from a powerful family. His father, Hafez al-Assad, once ruled the country with an iron fist. Learn more about Assad’s children, siblings, and parents.

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Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad was not supposed to be president. The original heir apparent was Bassel Al-Assad, his older brother who died in a 1994 car crash.

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Asma Al-Assad is the First Lady of Syria as Bashar al-Assad’s wife. She was once a leader of social programs that have stopped since the start of the Civil War.

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After the U.S. launched an airstrike at an air force base in Syria, ISIS used the attack to launch its own assault on checkpoints.

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Read the full Donald Trump and Pentagon statement transcripts on the Syria missile attack bombing at Ash Sha’irat airfield. The bombing was in response to the Syrian chemical attack.

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The United States launched a missile attack on Syria in response to a chemical attack that killed almost 100 people. See photos and videos from the scene.

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While on Air Force One, Donald Trump said ‘something should happen’ with Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad after a deadly chemical attack on Tuesday.

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The Bureau of Investigative Journalism is reporting that the Pentagon paid a United Kingdom PR firm to produce fake Al-Qaeda videos. Conspiracists discussing it wonder if the same could be said for Islamic State propaganda.

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In a new photo report purportedly released by the Islamic State, ISIS militants are shown attacking the Syrian Arab Army on the outskirts of Altifor Airport with artillery and bomb-dropping unmanned aerial vehicles.

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In a new photo report purportedly released by the Islamic State, ISIS militants are shown battling the Syrian Arab Army in the eastern Qalamoun Mountains.

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