International Incidents

Ukrainian leader felt Trump pressure before taking office

Oct 24, 2019

Shortly after the new leader of Ukraine was elected, he told advisers he was concerned about becoming entangled in US elections

Syria's Assad gets a prize with US withdrawal, Russia deal

Oct 23, 2019

Syrian President Bashar Assad once again snaps up a prize from world powers that have been maneuvering in his country's multi-front wars

The Latest: US envoy urges Turkey to stop Syria offensive

Oct 16, 2019

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is urging Turkey to halt its offensive in northeastern Syria "and declare a cease-fire immediately"

The Latest: Syrian Kurds ally with Damascus in major shift

Oct 14, 2019

Syrian Kurdish officials say they will work with the country's central government in Damascus to fend off Turkey's offensive against Kurdish fighters

The Latest: Protesters block section of Baghdad airport road

Oct 3, 2019

Iraqi officials say anti-government protesters in the Iraqi capital have blocked a section of Baghdad’s international airport road and torched two local government buildings farther north

Yemen rebels claim drone attacks on major Saudi oil sites

Sep 14, 2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed a drone attack on major Saudi oil facilities

Activists: Airstrikes on Iran-backed groups in Syria kill 18

Sep 9, 2019

Syrian activists say unknown warplanes targeted arms depot of Iranian-backed militias in eastern Syria

The Latest: Trump applauds Ukraine-Russia prisoner trade

Sep 7, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump is praising the exchange of prisoners carried out by Russia and Ukraine

Iran: Lifting US sanctions will help salvage nuclear deal

Aug 29, 2019

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif says Iran's supreme leader will not meet President Donald Trump unless Washington halts its "economic terrorism" that has hurt ordinary Iranians

Japan leader says S. Korea ending intel deal damages trust

Aug 23, 2019

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says South Korea's decision to cancel a deal to share military intelligence is damaging mutual trust

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