Trevor Aaronson

Trevor Aaronson

Syria's War

US intensifies bombing in Syria after Trump announced withdrawal

US military escalates bombardment of ISIL-held areas in eastern Syria after President Trump announced troop pull-out.

US intensifies bombing in Syria after Trump announced withdrawal

ISIS/ISIL

Syria battle against ISIL far from over, despite US pull-out plan

Despite assurances from Trump that ISIL is defeated, US raids against group in eastern Syria have intensified recently.

Syria battle against ISIL far from over, despite US pull-out plan

Investigative

Swiss: French Arafat conclusion 'debatable'

Scientists from Lausanne University say radon cannot be an explanation for elevated polonium levels

Swiss: French Arafat conclusion 'debatable'

Europe

French experts rule out Arafat poisoning

New report says former Palestinian leader was not poisoned by radioactive polonium and that he died of natural causes.

French experts rule out Arafat poisoning

US & Canada

Exclusive: US security flaws exposed in Libya

Documents show State Department knew of security problems in Benghazi but failed to fix them.

Exclusive: US security flaws exposed in Libya