Pentagon says 50 US troops injured in Iranian attack

Media playback is unsupported...

EU executive sets fair competition as condition of post-Brexit trade deal

BRUSSELS, Jan 29 (Reuters) - European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen told Britain on Wednesday that solid guarantees of free competition were a...

Palestinian refugees insulted by Trump's 'shameful' deal

BEIRUT (AP) — “Insulting.” “Shameful." “A disgrace.” Those were some of the words used by Palestinian refugees in Lebanon on Wednesday to describe a...

Iran vows to oppose Trump Middle East plan that Gulf Arabs welcome

Palestinian demonstrators burn images of US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a demonstration in Rafah in the southern Gaza...

Sanders builds a deeper Jewish identity on the 2020 trail

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders is approaching next week’s Iowa caucuses in a position to become the first major-party Jewish presidential nominee in...

British officials: Vessel on fire in Gulf off Sharjah in UAE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A vessel in the Persian Gulf caught fire Wednesday night, prompting a warning from British naval officials to...

Human spread of virus in 3 countries outside China worrying – WHO chief

GENEVA, Jan 29 (Reuters) - The person-to-person spread of the new coronavirus in three countries - Germany, Vietnam and Japan - is worrying and...

John Bolton will not be the next John Dean

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton is the man of the hour. His forthcoming book, as summarized by The New York Times and other...

US expands troop, fighter jet presence at Saudi base

PRINCE SULTAN AIR BASE, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Across the vast expanse of this desert air base, hundreds of tents have popped up and...

Trump’s plan gives Israel a green light to annex part of the West Bank....

President Trump's new plan for the Middle East, unveiled on Tuesday, gives Israel the green light to annex all settlements in the West Bank,...

White House issues formal threat to Bolton to keep him from publishing book

The White House had no comment. Neither Bolton nor a spokesman for the publisher, Simon & Schuster, responded to a request for comment.The letter...

The memory of SARS looms over the Wuhan virus. Here’s how they compare

To many, the latest outbreak feels eerily similar to 2003, when severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) swept through the region, infecting more than 8000...