Macron Walks Back Syria Attack "Red-Line" Comment

In what was seen as an attempt by French president to imitate both Barack Obama and, more recently, Donald Trump, on Tuesday Emmanuel Macron said he was prepared to "strike" Syria if.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 14th, 2018

Vornado"s Roth walks back comment on Gateway

One of the city’s largest landlords today backpedaled on comments he made during the summer that might have undermined the most important infrastructure project in the region. In an August... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 14th, 2018

The US says it won"t withdraw troops from a northern Syrian town despite Turkey"s warning

The US won't withdraw troops from a town in northern Syria where Turkey has threatened to attack as part of their campaign to push back Kurdish forces from their border. The US has 2,000 troops in Syria supporting.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 29th, 2018

Turkey Threatens to Attack Kurdish Allies of U.S. in Syria

Turkey is amassing troops on the border with Syria and has said it would launch full-scale attacks on the Kurdish forces there that helped the U.S. beat back Islamic State, as the defeat of the extremist group makes way for old rivalries to resurface......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 17th, 2018

Donna Karan Walks Back Harvey Weinstein Defense With Weak Apology, Says "Asking For It" Comment Was "Taken Out of Context"

"Are we asking for it by presenting all the sensuality and all the sexuality?" Karan initially said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 10th, 2017

Trump"s latest threat to Syria "is no Obama red line" — but Assad may emerge the winner

Getty Images/PoolThe White House said in a statement on Monday night that the US had learned of new plans by Syrian President Bashar Assad to carry out another chemical weapons attack on civilians, and warned that Assad and his military would "pay a .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2017

Kim Jong-Un Watches As North Korea Tests New Anti-Aircraft Weapon

With Trump back from his trip, and speculation again emerging that Trump may "wag the dog" and launch an attack on the Kim regime to deflect from the domestic media onslaught a la Syria, especially after last n.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 28th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks kept in check by worries over Syrian strike situation

European equity investors appear to be holding back from making major moves Monday following last week’s U.S. airstrikes against Syria in retaliation for a deadly suspected chemical weapons attack......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2017

TRUMP: Syria chemical-weapons attack crossed "beyond a red line," and my attitude has changed

ReutersPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday said the recent chemical attack in Syria crossed "beyond a red line" and changed his mind about Bashar Assad, the ruthless Syrian president, whom Trump had previously suggested could stay in power. When ask.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 5th, 2017

TRUMP: Syria chemical weapons attack crossed "beyond a red line," and my attitude has changed

ReutersPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday said the recent chemical weapons attack in Syria crossed "beyond a red li.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 5th, 2017

Nordstrom hits back after White House claims it lodged a "direct attack" against Trump

ReutersNordstrom is defending its decision to drop Ivanka Trump's fashion line after the Wh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2017

Here We Go Again: Syria"s Assad Named As Suspect In Chemical Weapons Attack

Back in 2013, the catalyst used by the US to intervene in the Syrian conflict which started in the aftermath of th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 2017

Moody"s economist Mark Zandi walks back his comment on Trump being "disastrous" for the economy

Reuters/William Philpott Before the election, the high-profile Moody’s economist Mark Zandi said the election of Donald Trump would be disastrous for the economy. About 3.5 million Americans would lose their jobs, unemployment would jump back up to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2016

China Rejects Donald Trump’s Threat to Back Out of a Climate Change Pact

It's a rare comment. China on Tuesday rejected a plan by U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to back out of a global climate change pact, saying a wise political leader should make policy in line with global trends, a rare comment on a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 1st, 2016

Clinton walks back "deplorables" comment: I "regret" using the term to describe "half" of Trump"s supporters

Clinton walks back "deplorables" comment: I "regret" using the term to describe "half" of Trump"s supporters.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2016

Turkey Launches New Attack Against ISIS, Kurds in Syria

Turkey and its rebel allies opened a new line of attack in northern Syria on Saturday, as Turkish tanks rolled across the border and Syrian fighters swept in from the west to take villages held by the Islamic State militant group (ISIS). The incursion wa.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 3rd, 2016

Turkish Forces Hit Kurds With Toxic Gas After Crossing Into Syria: Report

Turkish forces which entered Syria in late January have reportedly conducted a gas attack against Kurdish militias in the village of Aranda, sending at least six c.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge14 hr. 1 min. ago

Macron: "France Will Strike" If Chemical Weapons Used In Syria

Macron: "France Will Strike" If Chemical Weapons Used In Syria.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 14th, 2018

Baidu Grows As It Gets Back to Basics

China's online search leader exceeds the high end of its top-line guidance for the fourth quarter, and its guidance suggests that accelerating growth might continue......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2018

The New York Post: Up to 100 Russians said to be killed by U.S.-backed forces in Syria

American-backed military forces killed as many as 100 Russian mercenaries during an attack on a U.S.-held base in Syria last week, according to a report on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

U.S. Military Bombs Russian Tank in Video From Syria Attack on Assad Supporters

Clashes between the U.S.-led coalition and pro-Syrian government forces have reportedly killed a number of Russians......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 13th, 2018