A senior American diplomat is headed to the Middle East to meet with Israeli and Palestinian leaders “to urge de-escalation and to bring calm,” Secretary…View More A US Envoy is Heading to the Middle East to Urge Calm Between Israel and Palestinians
President Biden and Iran’s leaders say they share a common goal: They both want to re-enter the nuclear deal that President Donald J. Trump scrapped…View More U.S. and Iran Want to Restore the Nuclear Deal. They Disagree Deeply on What That Means.
WASHINGTON — President Biden’s plan to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan has drawn sharp criticism that it could allow a takeover by the Taliban, with…View More Biden Officials Place Hope in Taliban’s Desire for Legitimacy and Money
Last month, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, without naming names, pressured private corporations to rethink providing support for Myanmar’s military after the coup. “Some…View More Chevron Lobbies to Head Off New Sanctions on Myanmar
Presidents normally raise refugee admissions at the end of the fiscal year. But Mr. Biden would allow up to 62,500 refugees to enter the United…View More An Early Promise Broken: Inside Biden’s Reversal on Refugees
Mr. Blinken said the United States would “lead by example” by investing heavily in clean energy. And he added a few warnings to nations he…View More Amid Biden Climate Push, a Question Looms: Is America’s Word Good?
WASHINGTON — The White House announced on Friday that President Biden would limit the number of refugees allowed into the United States this year to…View More Biden Wavers on Restricting Refugee Entry
BRUSSELS — Now that the United States has decided to pull its troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, NATO’s foreign and defense ministers are meeting…View More NATO Is Expected to Confirm Its Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan
But Mr. Biden’s decision drew fire from Republicans. “This is a reckless and dangerous decision,” said Senator James M. Inhofe of Oklahoma, the ranking Republican…View More Biden to Withdraw All Combat Troops From Afghanistan by Sept. 11
A senior Palestinian official welcomed the move but said the Palestinian leadership, based in Ramallah, still hoped Mr. Biden would reverse several other measures carried…View More Reversing Trump, Biden Restores Aid to Palestinians