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September 22, 2014
Weapon handlers carry an air to air missile from a F/A-18F Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-213) onboard the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), in the Gulf August 12. (REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed)play button
Video: U.S., and partner nations launch first strikes in Syria
September 22, 2014 - 11:44pm
September 10, 2014
President Barack Obama speaks on the phone with Saudi King Abdullah from the Oval Office Wednesday. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)
Obama orders air strikes against IS
September 10, 2014 - 11:34pm
September 16, 2013
Chemical weapons deal wins time for Syria's Assad but at a cost
September 16, 2013 - 7:05am
September 10, 2013
President Obama addresses the nation Tuesday from the East Room at the White House, regarding the situation in Syria and a possible U.S. airstrike. REUTERS/Evan Vucci/POOL
Obama blends threat of attack on Syria, hope for diplomacy
September 10, 2013 - 11:39pm
Syria seeks reprieve from U.S. strikes with Russia plan
September 10, 2013 - 12:03pm
Syria backs chemical weapons plan, bombs Damascus
September 10, 2013 - 8:04am
September 9, 2013
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry attends a news conference with French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius at the Quai d'Orsay Ministry after their meeting in Paris September 7, 2013.
Credit: Reuters/Jacky Naegelen
Kerry says Syria's chemical weapons controlled by Assad, two others
September 9, 2013 - 7:22am
A student holds a sign with a picture of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad during a protest by a students' national union against possible U.S. military action in Syria, in Brasilia September 6, 2013. 
REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Syria's Assad denies chemical weapons use; U.S. presses case for strike
September 9, 2013 - 7:18am
September 8, 2013
U.S.: Proven link of Assad to gas attack lacking
September 8, 2013 - 11:40pm
September 6, 2013
U.S. orders diplomats out of Lebanon
September 6, 2013 - 6:00am
September 4, 2013
Obama faces Syria test as House holds 1st hearing
September 4, 2013 - 8:36am
September 3, 2013
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks to reporters outside the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, following a meeting between President Barack Obama and Congressional leaders to discuss the situation in Syria. Boehner said he will support President Barack Obama's call for the U.S. to take action against Syria for alleged chemical weapons use and says his Republican colleagues should support the president, too. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Obama has bipartisan support for Syria strike
September 3, 2013 - 11:53am
August 31, 2013
Tribune Editorial: There is no easy answer on Syria
August 31, 2013 - 10:22am
August 30, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry makes a statement about Syria at the State Department in Washington, Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. Kerry said the U.S. knows, based on intelligence, that the Syrian regime carefully prepared for days to launch a chemical weapons attack. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
U.S. says Syrian chemical attack killed 1,429
August 30, 2013 - 1:04pm