Trump's move likely to worsen Mideast proxy battles

There may not be much Iran can do about President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal, but across the Middle East, it has a variety of ways it can hit back at the United States and America's regional allies.

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Iraq's Sunnis wary but hopeful about upcoming election

After bearing the brunt of a 3½-year war against the Islamic State group, Iraq's minority Sunnis have a key concern ahead of Saturday's parliamentary election: Will the winners be more inclusive toward the Sunnis, whose marginalization partly fueled the rise of the extremists?

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Trump arrives to greet freed North Korean prisoners

The president, first lady Melania, and VP Pence land at Joint Base Andrews to greet American citizens freed from North Korea.

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The Latest: Israel says 'nearly all' Iranian targets hit

The Latest on the war in Syria, where Israel responded to a rocket attack by launching a wave of missile strikes on Iranian positions (all times local): 9:30 a.m.

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Israel strikes ‘nearly all’ Iranian infrastructure in Syria after Iran rocket attack, minister says

Israel said it struck dozens of military sites belonging to Iranian forces in Syria early Thursday, in response to a barrage of Iranian rocket fire targeting Israeli military positions in the Golan Heights.

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