The president set aside warnings from senior advisers to deliver on a key campaign pledge.

  • Dec 6, 2017

Head of U.N.-backed government visits Washington to discuss security, political process.

  • Dec 5, 2017

Officials describe a fragile Syrian state, despite assertions of strength from Moscow and Damascus.

  • Dec 4, 2017

A guilty plea probably marks the end of the public life of the former national security adviser and storied Army general.

  • Dec 1, 2017

Trump called Kim Jong Un a ‘sick puppy,’ but options to confront Pyongyang remained limited.

  • Nov 29, 2017

The U.S. military seeks to showcase its new, more aggressive approach for the war now in its 16th year.

  • Nov 28, 2017

The countries have been partners for decades, but they disagree over issues involving Yemen, Libya and Qatar. 

  • Aug 3, 2017

Eight out of 25 senior National Security Council positions are held by current or retired military officers.

  • May 28, 2017

Under Trump there have been an increase in attacks on al-Qaeda in Yemen.

  • May 23, 2017

Officials suggest that a shift will be necessary as fighting moves to areas where Russian and Syrian government forces are more active.

  • May 19, 2017
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