US coalition in first downing of Syrian army plane - 19 June 2017
"A US-led coalition fighter jet has shot down a Syrian military plane in Raqqa province, the US has confirmed."
+ Video: Tens of thousands have left Raqqa as fighting intensifies
+ Video: CCTV footage of the IS attack on Tehran's parliament building
US Allies Support Airstrikes on Syrian Military Targets - Text + Audio + Pictures - 8 April 2017
"American allies have praised the United States for launching airstrikes against Syria military targets.
The raids came days after a chemical weapons attack in a town controlled by Syrian rebels."
Syria war: US missile strikes brings angry Russian response - with pictures and videos - 7 April 2017
"Russia has promised to strengthen Syria's anti-aircraft defences after the US bombarded a Syrian air base with missiles, reportedly destroying it."
- Trump Denounces Chemical Attack in Syria - Text + Audio + Pictures - 5 April 2017
"President Donald Trump is now facing multiple foreign policy challenges carried over from the Obama administration.
Several of these challenges became clear this week."