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The United States and Turkey agreed after marathon talks on Friday to a formal dialogue to resolve their differences over a Kurdish militia in Syria,... [Read More]
Tillerson averts collapse of relations after marathon meetings, but differences unresolved. [Read More]
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged Lebanon on Thursday to distance itself from the Hezbollah militia as he met with senior government officials, including political... [Read More]
The United States agreed Wednesday to further expand assistance to Jordan despite steep cuts proposed in foreign aid overall and disagreements over the U.S. decision... [Read More]
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday declared Iraq open for business and urged governments and investors to help rebuild the country or risk seeing... [Read More]
The secretary of state was visiting Kuwait as part of an effort to rally support for continuing the fight against Islamic extremists and to help... [Read More]
President Donald Trump said on Monday that US aid expenditures in the Middle East were "a mistake," both undercutting a round of complicated diplomacy ... [Read More]
Secretary of state vows "steadfast" support in battle against Islamic State and other militant groups. [Read More]
The Trump administration is proposing conditioning foreign aid on votes at the U.N., which some critics consider a narrow lens for determining who gets U.S.... [Read More]
He also will visit Kuwait, Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey in coming days, where he will engage in a grab bag of the most complicated and... [Read More]
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has uncomfortable conversations ahead of him this week at every stop of a five-country tour. [Read More]
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's response opened the possibility of a diplomatic breakthrough on the sidelines of the Games in South Korea. [Read More]
The third-highest-ranking official in the State Department, who acted as a standard-bearer of diplomatic integrity and professionalism for demoralized employees unsure of their value in... [Read More]
Tom Shannon is one of the most senior and highly respected officials to leave the State Department in the last year. [Read More]
Business leaders, officials at risk of U.S. sanctions. [Read More]
"One does not have to be very smart to make this list," one Russian official said. [Read More]
The Trump administration missed a Monday deadline to produce a list of Russian oligarchs, which some see as a form of public shaming. [Read More]
Iranian authorities on Sunday granted a four-day prison leave to an ailing 81-year-old U.S. citizen convicted of espionage, and his family and U.S. officials expressed... [Read More]
Baquer Namazi, 81, was given a four-day leave after doctors said his life would be endangered if he were returned to prison. [Read More]
The Trump administration may soon issue an executive order that would reiterate intentions to keep the military prison at Guantanamo Bay in operation. [Read More]