Shinzo Abe's trip is the highest-level effort yet to de-escalate tensions between Iran and the U.S. as Tehran appears poised to break the 2015 nuclear deal.
By Amir Vahdat, Aya Batrawy, Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
Tensions between Washington and Tehran have soared with America deploying an aircraft carrier and B-52 bombers to the Persian Gulf over an unexplained threat it perceives from Tehran.
By Nasser Karimi, Associated Press
The assault comes as Mideast tensions remain high between Tehran and the United States. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
By Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
The bombing outside of the southern port city of Aden killed at least six troops and threatens U.N.-brokered peace efforts.
By Ahmed El-Haj, Associated Press
By Myriam Renaud, University of Chicago
Yemen is in the midst of an escalating conflict between two religious factions: the country’s Sunni Muslims and its Houthis.
By Brian Rohan, Associated Press
The adversaries will meet in Sweden this week for another attempt at talks aimed at halting their catastrophic 3-year-old war, but there are few incentives for major compromises, and the focus is likely to be on firming up a shaky…
By Ahmed Al-Haj, Brian Rohan, Associated Press
Yemen's Shiite rebels said Monday that they will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia for the sake of peace efforts, answering a key Saudi demand in the latest push to stop the civil war in the Arab world's poorest country.
By PBS NewsHour
On this edition for Sunday, Oct. 28, grief and prayers in Pittsburgh after this weekend's deadly rampage at a Jewish synagogue, and the catastrophic human cost of the ongoing war in Yemen. Also, poverty on Skid Row of Los Angeles…
By PBS NewsHour
In addition to thousands of civilians in Yemen who have already died in a war between a Saudi-led coalition and Iran-backed Houthi rebels, less documented war tactics may also push the poorest Arab country into a catastrophic famine. Declan Walsh…
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