Trump Meets Saudi Prince as U.S. and Kingdom Seek Warmer Relations

The president hosted Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia for lunch at the White House, moving to forge a closer relationship with the kingdom. Trump Meets Saudi Prince as U.S. and Kingdom Seek Warmer Relations Trump Meets Saudi Prince as U.S. and Kingdom Seek Warmer Relations NY {$excerpt:n}

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Prerequisite for Key White House Posts: Loyalty, Not Experience

Numerous top aides to President Trump don’t bring the typical expertise to their positions. They do bring fidelity to Mr. Trump. Prerequisite for Key White House Posts: Loyalty, Not Experience Prerequisite for Key White House Posts: Loyalty, Not Experience NY {$excerpt:n}

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U.S. Air Campaign in Yemen Killed Guantánamo Ex-Prisoner

Warplanes struck suspected Qaeda targets for a fifth day, bringing the total attacks to over 40, as the Pentagon said the ex-detainee and a bomb expert were killed last week. U.S. Air Campaign in Yemen Killed Guantánamo Ex-Prisoner U.S. Air Campaign in Yemen Killed Guantánamo Ex-Prisoner NY {$excerpt:n}

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Trump Under Pressure to Resolve the Disappearance of Robert Levinson

Mr. Levinson, a former F.B.I. agent, vanished in Iran in March 2007. Candidate Trump promised to bring him home. The Iranians have denied involvement. Trump Under Pressure to Resolve the Disappearance of Robert Levinson Trump Under Pressure to Resolve the Disappearance of Robert Levinson NY {$excerpt:n}

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Trump Administration Cancels Back-Channel Talks With North Korea

The reversal came after an announcement that a chemical weapon was used to kill the estranged half brother of Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader. Trump Administration Cancels Back-Channel Talks With North Korea Trump Administration Cancels Back-Channel Talks With North Korea NY {$excerpt:n}

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Political Memo: Sessions Controversy Heightens Trump’s Feeling of Being Under Siege

It was the latest unforeseen obstacle preventing the president from gaining traction after a historically bumpy first month in office. Political Memo: Sessions Controversy Heightens Trump’s Feeling of Being Under Siege Political Memo: Sessions Controversy Heightens Trump’s Feeling of Being Under Siege NY {$excerpt:n}

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Trump Administration Orders Tougher Screening of Visa Applicants

The order, sent to all American embassies, would make it tougher for millions of visitors to enter the United States, marking the first sign of the president’s “extreme vetting.” Trump Administration Orders Tougher Screening of Visa Applicants Trump Administration Orders Tougher Screening of Visa Applicants NY {$excerpt:n}

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United Nations Memo: World’s Diplomats, Seeking a Bridge to Trump, Eye Haley

The diplomatic corps is lining up to meet Nikki R. Haley, the new ambassador to the United Nations, though her influence on President Trump remains unknown. United Nations Memo: World’s Diplomats, Seeking a Bridge to Trump, Eye Haley United Nations Memo: World’s Diplomats, Seeking a Bridge to Trump, Eye Haley NY {$excerpt:n}

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U.S. May Soon Increase Pressure on China to Constrain North Korea

A senior administration official said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson would warn China to restrain North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs. U.S. May Soon Increase Pressure on China to Constrain North Korea U.S. May Soon Increase Pressure on China to Constrain North Korea NY {$excerpt:n}

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