The State Department unit overseeing the fight against ISIS will stay in business for at least six more months.
The fate of a remote U.S. base in Syria captures the contradictions at the heart of President Trump's Iran policy.
The Israeli military said it attacked nearly all of Iran's military installations in Syria in response to an Iranian barrage.
Israel said its Iron Dome rocket defense system intercepted some of the projectiles, while others caused only minimal damage.
U.S. and coalition forces have increased airstrikes and artillery fire against ISIS fighters in support of Operation Roundup.
Russia has taken advantage of its military role in Syria to bolster its naval presence in the eastern Mediterranean region.
The U.S. has found itself operating in congested airspace challenged by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Pompeo is also urging Saudi Arabia and its neighbors to resolve a long-festering dispute with Qatar.
The U.S.-led coalition is about to accelerate its fight against ISIS in Syria and Iraq, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said.
Russia is considering giving -- not selling -- S-300 air defense missiles to Syria.