• U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

    During a review of America's policy towards Iran, U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, said that Tehran’s provocations pose a serious threat to the stability of the Middle East and the U.S. interests in the region. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 20, 2017, 8:23 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump hosts his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.

    U.S. President Donald Trump, who launched a consistently acrimonious verbal assault on China during his election campaign, took an abrupt shift on Wednesday as he backed away from earlier criticisms of Beijing.


    LAST UPDATE : Apr 13, 2017, 6:48 AM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia failed to ensure that Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is destroyed.

    Ahead of a G7 meeting on Monday, U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, slammed Russia over its failure to stop the Syrian president from carrying out a chemical attack that killed 89 civilians in Idlib last week.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 10, 2017, 5:55 AM EDT
  • (Source: U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. Fifth Fleet/flickr)

    In a radical policy shift prompted by a deadly chemical attack in a Syrian province two days ago, the U.S. fired 59 missiles on a Syrian airbase on Thursday, an action that Russia criticized as a breach of international law. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 07, 2017, 6:44 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump's comment apparently aimed at nudging China before a crucial meeting.

    In a blunt message to Beijing ahead of a planned visit by Chinese leader Xi Jinping, President Donald Trump said America will act alone against a reclusive N. Korea if China fails to rein in Pyongyang’s nuclear program.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 03, 2017, 7:18 AM EDT
  • Thousands of people hit the streets in front of the White House to protest Trump's travel ban in January.

    A federal judge in Hawaii indefinitely extended a temporary block on U.S. President Donald Trump’s revised executive order that barred citizens from six mostly Muslim nations from entering the U.S. on Wednesday.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 30, 2017, 7:37 AM EDT
  • U.S. President Donald Trump reportedly warned to fellow Republicans to back the healthcare bill or he will move on to tax reforms.

    U.S. president has demanded a vote in the House of Representatives on Friday over a debatable healthcare bill, which many believe, is unlikely to muster necessary support, given the opposition from Republican faction.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 24, 2017, 6:33 AM EDT
  • (Source: Judith Dahmen/flickr)

    Britain followed America’s footsteps on Tuesday as it banned passengers from six mainly Muslim countries from carrying laptops & tablets as hand luggage on U.K.-bound flights while critics rued "Islamophobic" move.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 22, 2017, 6:39 AM EDT
  • (Source: Eric Silva/flickr)

    The Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday announced a ban on carrying electronic devices, excluding phones, on flights originating from eight mainly Middle Eastern and North African countries. 

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 21, 2017, 7:56 AM EDT