An army of People's Protection Units (YPG) militants will not be formed and the U.S. will continue training local forces to prevent Daesh's reformation, the Pentagon said late Wednesday amid Turkey's preparations to launch an operation against the YPG, the Syrian offspring of the PKK terror group, in Syria's Afrin.
Washington needs Ankara’s “close cooperation" in achieving a new future for Syria, says Secretary of State.
Icy roads contribute to at least 4 fatalities, fifth death attributed to exposure.
Ice-locked roads, snow accumulations and frigid temperatures roiled much of the southon Wednesday as major regional airports shuttered their runways.
National Security Council says no terror corridor will be allowed across Turkey-Syria border.