foreign policy

Biden campaign seizes on NATO video clip

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Wednesday released a video assailing President Donald Trump as "a president the world is laughing at" in the wake of a viral hot mic clip of world leaders appearing to joke about Trump's behavior at a NATO gathering.

Trump holds lucrative fundraiser in between NATO meetings

President Donald Trump attended a lucrative fundraiser with wealthy Americans residing in London in between meetings ahead of the NATO summit on Tuesday, part of what appears to be a larger effort by the President to use his European visit to highlight his accomplishments on the world stage.

Menendez says WH meeting was 'belligerent from the get-go'

The top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations committee said Thursday that a rancorous White House meeting on Syria -- during which top Democrats walked out after President Donald Trump began insulting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi -- was

Trump's former top Russia adviser told Congress she saw 'wrongdoing'

Fiona Hill, President Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser, raised concerns about Rudy Giuliani's role in US foreign policy toward Ukraine, telling lawmakers on Monday that she saw "wrongdoing" in the American foreign policy and tried to report it to officials including the National Security Council's attorney, according to multiple sources.

Admin considers tapping Pompeo for national security adviser

Just one day after President Donald Trump dismissed national security adviser John Bolton, administration officials are discussing the possibility of replacing Bolton with his chief rival, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Under this scenario, the country's top diplomat would absorb the national security adviser role and do both jobs, according to a senior administration official and a source f

Bolton-Pompeo relationship hits new low as foreign policy tests mount

Long-simmering tensions between top figures on President Donald Trump's national security team have devolved into all-out hostility, creating a deep disconnect between staffers on the National Security Council, led by John Bolton, and the rest of the administration, six people familiar with the matter said.

Is Turkmenistan on the brink of collapse?

Men in white fur caps proudly ride horses across the steppe, rows of modern machinery glisten, Barbie-pink flamingos strut before clear blue skies and a white yacht cuts through the turquoise waters of the Caspian Sea.

Respected foreign policy veteran joining Biden campaign

Nicholas Burns, a respected, long-time Foreign Service officer who has served in both Republican and Democratic administrations, has joined former Vice President Joe Biden's foreign policy team as a formal adviser, CNN has learned.

Trump reverses course on Huawei

Six weeks after Huawei was blacklisted by the US government, President Donald Trump had what the Chinese telecom firm described as a

Trump, Bolton debate how to deal with Iran

President Donald Trump and his national security adviser, John Bolton, are engaged in an ongoing debate about how to handle Iran, a senior White House official told CNN.

Tensions rise between Pompeo and Bolton

As national security adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo jockey for influence amid a variety of pressing international concerns, including Iran, North Korea and Venezuela, there is growing tension between the two men, four people familiar with the matter say.