Trump defends decision to pull U.S. forces as…

President Trump addresses conservative activists at the Values Voter Summit Saturday in Washington. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) Colby Itkowitz Congress, campaigns, health policy, Pennsylvania politics October 12 at 10:02 PM President Trump on Saturday defended his decision…

In Syria, U.S. pullout and Turkish assault sparks…

Turkish troops and Turkish-backed Syrian rebels gather outside the border town of Ras al-Ayn on Saturday during their assault on Kurdish-held border towns in northeastern Syria. (Nazeer Al-Khatib/AFP/Getty Images) Erin Cunningham Middle East reporter covering…

Opinion | Republicans bemoaning the fate of the…

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), flanked by Rep. Douglas A. Collins (R-Ga.) and House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (Calif.) at the Capitol on Sept. 25. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) Jennifer Rubin Opinion writer covering politics and policy,…