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Germany is planning to deploy 1,200 troops to help France in the fight against Islamic State jihadists in Syria, its army chief said Sunday,...
Russian Air Force Su-24

NATO member Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet on its border with Syria on Tuesday, raising concerns over the potential for a further...

President Vladimir Putin warned Ankara on Tuesday that Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane on the Syrian border would have "serious consequences" for ties. Speaking...
Sukhoi Su-24

NATO member Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border on Tuesday, threatening a major spike in tensions between two key...

Moscow: A map shown by the Russian military on state television appears to show that some Russian artillery contingents could be operating on the...

Brussels: European Union nations on Tuesday unanimously backed a French request for support with military missions in the wake of the Paris attacks, after...

Washington: Russian warplanes battered the Islamic State stronghold of Raqa in Syria on Tuesday, after giving the United States a "professional" warning of an...
French aircraft carrier Charles-de-Gaulle

Versailles, France: France's president said Monday its Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier would be deployed to the eastern Mediterranean to boost operations in Syria...

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany: Six F-15C Eagles arrived at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Nov. 6, 2015 in a demonstration of the United States unwavering...
Ashton Carter briefs the press at the Pentagon

Washington: More US troops could "absolutely" be deployed to Syria if Washington identifies more "capable local forces" as partners in the fight against the...