One of Washington’s closest allies in a fractured Europe struggles to adapt to the Trump administration’s unpredictable policy moves.
The motto for the U.S.–South Korea alliance isn’t “We go together, if I get enough money as reimbursement,” one analyst observed.
Trump campaigned against overseas interventions, and he has a reputation for being friendly with some authoritarian rulers. Now he wants Venezuela’s Maduro gone.
President Trump wants to cut an ambitious nuclear deal with North Korea. But he just broke away from one of the most important nuclear agreements in the past 50 years.
The Trump administration’s concerted diplomatic effort did not originate on Twitter.
The first U.S.-North Korea summit produced lukewarm results. Trump may be putting more on the table for the second one.
If the first summit accomplished little, the second could be the same—but there are many wild cards.
For someone who actively avoids criticizing the president, Senator Jim Risch has a lot to say about how he will deal with Trump.
When the president became the first American leader to meet his counterpart in Pyongyang, he created a spectacle unlike anything America has seen.
In Cairo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo drew a stark contrast between the two presidents. But they’re not as different as they seem.
With no military experience and just a year and a half in government, the former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan has yet to develop a foreign-policy vision of his own.
As foreign-policy experts assess what the year ahead holds, one issue comes to the fore: whether President Trump’s good fortune will continue.
Heather Nauert, currently the State Department’s chief spokesperson, is not known for challenging her superiors.
“If a government doesn’t value human life, then they will do something to their people that the whole world will have to pay attention to,” Haley said.
In an interview with The Atlantic, the outgoing U.S. ambassador to the UN made the case for a values-driven foreign policy, and acknowledged daylight between her and the president.
As the White House spars with a rising China, it can look to the United States’ postwar dealings with the Soviet Union for guidance.
Reconciliation is happening faster than denuclearization. The United States might not be willing to accept that.
When the vice president speaks up for human rights, it’s through the narrow lens of his conservative Christian worldview.
A divided Congress means that House Democrats will take more of an investigative posture than a legislative one.
Congressman Adam Schiff has plans to probe several uncomfortable subjects for the Trump administration, and the president is ready to fight.