International Relations

The Latest: Trump says Democrats trying to destroy Kavanaugh

Sep 25, 2018

Trump says Democrats are "working hard to destroy" Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

The Latest: Trump cites 'very good experiences' with France

Sep 24, 2018

President Donald Trump is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly

Death of US diplomat in Madagascar being investigated

Sep 24, 2018

State Department says the death of an American diplomat in Madagascar is being investigated by U.S. and local authorities

Russia to provide Syria with new S-300 air defense missiles

Sep 24, 2018

Russia to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria after last week's downing of Russian plane

Keystone XL developer plans to start construction in 2019

Sep 24, 2018

The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline says it plans to start construction next year after the U.S. State Department concluded last week that major environmental damage from a leak is unlikely and could be quickly mitigated

Melania Trump to discuss Africa trip Wednesday in New York

Sep 24, 2018

Melania Trump plans to announce details about her October trip to Africa during an appearance this week in New York

At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike

Sep 24, 2018

President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week.

Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

Sep 23, 2018

Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization."

Trump attorney blasts Iran's 'outlaws and murderers'

Sep 23, 2018

Donald Trump's attorney, Rudolph Giuliani, tells Iran's self-declared government in exile that the U.S. sympathizes with their efforts to overthrow that country's government.

China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

Sep 23, 2018

China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment