Sep 16, 2015

Russian moves in Syria flummox US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia's recent military buildup in Syria has perplexed the Obama administration and left it in a quandary as to how to respond, complicating Washington's efforts to both combat Islamic State extremists and assist moderate rebels trying to oust Syria President Bashar Assad. Underscoring U.S. uncertainty about Russian President Vladimir Putin's intentions, Secretary of State John...

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