By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A day after President Joe Biden ordered the first military action of his presidency, an airstrike in Syria, his administration finds itself in the unlikely position of defending the move to Democratic lawmakers concerned about the... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The United States conducted a military airstrike in eastern Syria along the border with Iraq on Thursday night targeting Iranian-backed militias in retaliation for a recent rocket strike in Erbil in northern Iraq that... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In a show of force, the U.S. military has sent armored fighting vehicles to eastern Syria to help protect the hundreds of American troops stationed there following a tense encounter with Russian forces last... Read More.
BY: LUIS MARTINEZ(DAMASCUS, Syria) -- Four U.S. military personnel were injured Tuesday when their vehicle was side-swiped by a Russian military armored vehicle during a tense encounter with Russian troops in eastern Syria, according to a U.S. official. Multiple videos... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- An American F-15 fighter jet came within 1,000 meters of an Iranian civilian airliner flying over southern Syria on Thursday, to carry out a visual identification of the aircraft, the U.S. military confirmed. The visual... Read More.