1009 results for "Jonathan Landay"

  •   Relevance   Date
  • News

    Reality killed Obama’s hope to end U.S. military entanglements

    Unveiling a new defense policy in January 2012 that called for a leaner U.S. military, President Barack Obama assured the nation that more than a decade of foreign conflict that cost thousands of American lives and trillions of dollars was draw...

    Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 12:53 AM

  • News

    Kerry: U.S. troops might deploy to Iraq if ‘something very dramatic changes’

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry raised the possibility Wednesday that U.S. troops might be committed to ground operations in Iraq in extreme circumstances, the first hedging by an administration official on President Barack Obama’s ple...

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:25 PM

  • News

    Obama strategy to beat Islamic State likely to draw U.S. into years of conflict

    The U.S.-led international strategy to combat the Islamic State that President Barack Obama sketched out Friday is likely to require years of thorny diplomacy and deeper U.S. military involvement in conflicts that he’s struggled to avoid.

    Friday, September 5, 2014 at 7:22 PM

  • News

    Video depicts beheading of second American journalist

    Ignoring his mother’s plea for mercy, the Islamic State posted a video Tuesday showing the beheading of Steven Joel Sotloff, the second American journalist executed in two weeks by the radical extremist group in reprisal for U.S. airstrike...

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 6:52 PM

  • News

    U.N. finds brutality, depravity on all sides in Syrian carnage

    Syrian President Bashar Assad’s forces have used chemical agents – most likely chlorine – in at least eight attacks this year and systematically committed massacres and other war crimes, while the Islamic State has perpetrated...

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 6:38 PM

  • News

    Obama weighs risks of attacking jihadists in Syria

    Amid growing pressure to act, President Barack Obama on Tuesday cautioned that defeating the Islamic State would take time, even as some Pentagon officials expressed frustration with what they decried as White House foot-dragging on striking th...

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 8:29 PM

  • News

    Washington struggles on ISIS policy

    Jonathan S. Landay, national security and intelligence reporter with McClatchy Newspapers, talks with Rachel Maddow about the struggle in Washington to craft a policy for dealing with ISIS extremists based in Syria.

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 1:36 PM

  • News

    U.S. says airstrikes on Syria are not imminent

    The Syrian government on Monday warned the United States against launching unilateral attacks against the Islamic State extremist group on its territory, but Washington said it wouldn’t seek the Assad regime’s permission to defend A...

    Monday, August 25, 2014 at 8:41 PM

  • News

    American writer held by Syrian militants freed after nearly two years captive

    Al Qaida’s Syrian affiliate on Sunday unexpectedly freed an American writer from nearly two years captivity after secret international negotiations for his release that were apparently led by Qatar.

    Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 7:20 PM

  • News

    Obama’s approach in confronting Islamic State overlooks Syria

    Despite two weeks of U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, the Islamic State retains its bloody grip on roughly half of the country and is rolling up new conquests in Syria, piling pressure on President Barack Obama to develop a comprehensive, cros...

    Friday, August 22, 2014 at 4:27 PM

Top Jobs

View All

Find a Home

Find a Car

Search New Cars