The 55-year old dictator and his wide are both "in good health and in stable condition," according to the president's office.
"I worry that we're entering a time where anti-democracy forces will see value in developing new kinds of chemical weapons, and—noting the disruptive impact of COVID-19—perhaps biological weapons."
"Someone had launched a major chemical weapons attack on the suburbs, no more than 5 miles from his hotel. They had killed and injured scores of civilians, and perhaps more...And it happened at the precise moment when a body of U.N. experts was present in Syria to document the deed."
The international community has been exposed to ample evidence that Assad prioritizes his grip on power in Syria over compliance with international norms and law.
Moscow finally seems to be growing weary of its Syrian burden.
President Donald Trump has retained a small U.S. force in the east of Syria to guard oil fields there against remaining Islamic State elements.
The British rock star, a prominent anti-war activist, was murdered on December 8, 1980.
The Fox News host brought in Jonathan Steele to corroborate his theory about the attack on Douma.
President Donald Trump has said a force of Americans will remain in the east of the country to guard the oil fields there.
"Richard Spencer, the white nationalist leader, says he could vote for you," co-host Joy Behar pointed out.
The former ambassador to the United Nations has written a book about her time in the White House called "The Education of an Idealist."
Foreign ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said the international community had the right to question the U.S. policy.
The dictator suggested Trump's transactional foreign policy is illustrative of America's global approach.
Russia's deputy foreign minister says that when it comes to not recognizing the Syrian government's authority, "that's where we do not see eye-to-eye with the U.S. on the approach to this situation, and it cannot be otherwise."
President Trump's impulsive decision to allow the slaughter of Kurdish civilians and the Syrian Democratic Forces will leave a dark legacy that extends far beyond this war or this presidency.
"We're in trouble," Steve Schmidt said in a Monday interview. "You see America in retreat, literally."
"At a certain point, Turkey reached its limit," Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, regarding the influx of refugees from Syria into Turkey as a result of a brutal civil war raging in the country.
"Every time I come back on here on MSNBC, you've got to talk to me about these issues," Gabbard told host Yasmin Vossoughian.
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Sen. Kamala Harris continued to clash after their fiery exchange during the CNN debate in the Democratic Party's 2020 primary.
Regime airstrikes have pounded Syria's Idlib province, with clashes reported between government and rebel ground forces.
Interviewing Gabbard on the Late Show Colbert directly asked the candidate why she had been praised by Banon and Duke, a white nationalist.
"To those groups who are betting on the Americans, we say the Americans will not protect you," Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani met in the Black Sea city of Sochi, Russia, to discuss bringing the Syrian conflict to a close.
The move comes as Kurdish leader Ilham Ahmed's Syrian Democratic Council enters tough negotiations with the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government in hopes of finding peace.
The Wilson Center's Aaron David Miller said the U.S. is "wandering around in the Middle East tied up by smaller and larger powers whose interests aren't our own, and tied up by our own illusions."
The president has lobbed attacks at the leaders of some of America's closest allies, as well as those of international rivals.