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Rex Tillerson (Finally) Goes On the Record

A rare on-the-record interview gives a glimpse into the mind of America’s quietest diplomat-in-chief.


Trump’s Mideast Peace Plan is Crashing Against Political Reality

Both Israelis and Palestinians are chafing under the Trump administration's plans to revive the long-moribund peace process.

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Tillerson Tries Hand at Shuttle Diplomacy to End Gulf Feud

The secretary of state will spend this week shoring up Kuwaiti efforts to end the GCC-Qatar showdown.

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Nikki Haley and Trump’s Doctrine of Diplomatic Chaos

The U.S. envoy to the U.N. concedes that American foreign policy is unpredictable, and that's OK.

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Sudan Hires U.S. Lobbyist to Roll Back Sanctions

As Khartoum tries to convince the Trump administration it's worth more as a counterterror partner than as a designated sponsor of terrorism.

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Trump Taps Wealthy Political Donor, Philanthropist, as Next U.S. Ambassador to Canada

To help whether some stormy seas Trump brought to the U.S.-Canadian relationship.

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