Mattis: U.S. Not in Iraq to ‘Take Its Oil’

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited Iraq on Monday as part of a seven-day Middle East tour. He sought to reassure the Iraqis by saying the U.S. is not there to take the country’s oil—something President Donald Trump has defended for [...]

Avalanches Kill Scores in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Heavy snow and avalanches have killed scores of people in Afghanistan and in Pakistan. Avalanches have buried entire villages and destroyed houses, leaving many families without shelter. Photo: Getty Images Copyright Disclaimer: This video [...]

President Trump and the Iran Nuclear Agreement

With tensions rising between Iran and the U.S. over a missile test conducted by Tehran, WSJ’s Gerald F. Seib discusses what kind of future the Iranian nuclear deal has during the Trump presidency. Photo: AP Copyright Disclaimer: This [...]

Nigerian Military Jet Bombs Refugee Camp, Killing Dozens

A Nigerian military jet, on mission to root out Boko Haram militants, on Tuesday bombed a camp for people fleeing the jihadist group, killing dozens and injuring many more. Photo: AP. Copyright Disclaimer: This video embed is sourced from Youtube’s [...]

Israeli Soldier Convicted Over Death of Palestinian Man

Scuffles broke out in Tel Aviv as an Israeli military tribunal convicted soldier Elor Azaria of manslaughter for shooting and killing a disarmed, wounded Palestinian attacker in the West Bank city of Hebron in March. Photo: EPA Copyright Disclaimer: This [...]

Tens of Thousands Evacuate as Fires Ravage Northern Israel

Dry, windy weather has helped a wildfire spread across northern Israel, hitting its third-largest city, Haifa. Authorities speculated the blaze may have been set by politically-motivated arsonists. Photo: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images Copyright [...]

Israel Continues to Battle Wildfires

Israeli firefighters on Friday continued to fight more than a dozen fires in the country. Police said 12 people have been arrested across Israel on suspicion of arson. Photo: Getty Images Copyright Disclaimer: This video embed is sourced from [...]

Trump Picks Priebus for Chief of Staff

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as his chief of staff. Photo: Reuters Copyright Disclaimer: This video embed is sourced from Youtube’s Official page of the content producer. [...]