Afghans braced for a possible new wave of Taliban violence Monday after President Donald Trump abruptly broke off nearly a year of talks with the insurgent group just when a deal to end America's longest war seemed to be at hand.
The Trump administration imposed potentially ineffective sanctions Wednesday on Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif and said he’s a "propaganda arm" for Iran's supreme leader, two moves further complicating any possibility of diplomacy.
A Yemeni health official says the death toll in attacks in the southern port city of Aden has climbed to 51. The official says 40 people were killed in a missile attack on a military parade in the al-Galaa camp in the city's neighborhood of Breiqa on Thursday.
President Donald Trump has slapped more sanctions on Russia in connection with the 2018 poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter, a move that a Russian lawmaker said Friday will make it less likely for normalized U.S.-Russian relations.