In Depth: North America

21 Jul 2017

Trump Nominates John Bass as Ambassador to Afghanistan

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 11:16 AM EDT

US Seeks Chinese Help in Detecting North Korean Missile Submarine

South China Morning Post. Hong Kong. 10:02 AM EDT
19 Jul 2017

Venezuela 'Reviews Relations' with United States following Trump Sanctions Threat

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 03:53 PM EDT

Turkey Leaks Location of Secret US Bases in Kurdish-controlled Syria

The Daily Beast. United States. 02:30 PM EDT

US to Provide Philippines Surveillance Aircraft in Fight against ISIS

Manilastandard.net. Philippines. 11:31 AM EDT
18 Jul 2017

US Tests Laser Weapons System in Persian Gulf

IFP News. Iran. 02:51 PM EDT

Iran Takes Another American Hostage

Iran has sentenced another American hostage to ten years in prison for spying—part of an ongoing, and absurd, pattern of claiming students or journalists as spies to use for bargaining with the United States.

Rightsizing Expectations: US Policy Options for Afghanistan

Brookings Institution. United States. 12:26 PM EDT

Serbian PM Vucic Visits Washington

B92. Serbia. 12:36 PM EDT

OPINION. Time for Washington to Take Pakistan Seriously

Adam Weinstein. Daily Times. Pakistan. 11:23 AM EDT

India Still Mulling UAV Deal with US

The Hindu. India. 11:12 AM EDT

Trump Puts Squeeze on Beijing over North Korea

China can expect more banks to suffer the fate of the Bank of Dandong—the recent target of the Trump administration’s new approach to sanction banks laundering North Korean money.
14 Jul 2017

Russian Lawyer’s ‘Trump Mission' was to Dump Magnitsky Act

One can debate whether Natalia Veselnitskaya’s meeting with Trump campaign executives was collusion. But it is irrefutable that it was consistent with the Kremlin’s goal to end the Magnitsky Act.
13 Jul 2017

WH Advisors: US Cannot Be a 'Passive Member' to International Organizations

12 Jul 2017

The G20 Summit's Implications for Climate

Atlantic Council. United States. 04:41 PM EDT

US Postpones Decision on Lifting Sudan Sanctions

Radio Dabanga. Netherlands. 03:45 PM EDT

US, Qatar Sign Anti-Terrorism Pact

Al Jazeera. Qatar. 11:17 AM EDT
10 Jul 2017

Lavrov: Trump Accepted Putin's Denial of Election Meddling