The Washington Post

The Washington Post is an American daily newspaper. It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper.

“U.S.-backed forces cleared mines from the eastern fringe of the Islamic State’s Syrian stronghold of Raqqa on Tuesday as a second front south of the city appeared to falter.”

“The film is the most ambitious for Burns, who is renowned for his documentaries on the Civil War, jazz, baseball and World War II, among others.”

“The disconnect over a policy shift, with big implications for the Pentagon, State and the federal budget, illustrates the sway military officers exercise in the Trump administration.”

“A recording provides fresh evidence of ominous changes underway within the embattled organization that declared war against the West nearly two decades ago.”

“The lack of political unity in America. The lack of a fundamental friendliness."

The push by the U.S. and its allies to capture the terrorist group’s strongholds in Mosul and Raqqa should also focus urgent discussions about a post-IS strategy for stabilization.