On November 13, the U.S. House of Representatives took a meaningful, though symbolic step, towards reasserting a measure of congressional oversight over wars that have seen as much as sixteen years of combat, with possibly many more years to go.
The humanitarian catastrophe in Yemen is nearing a tipping point towards total disaster, with no indications of a peaceful resolution or even lessening of the war that began in 2015.
On November 12, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told reporters covering President Donald Trump’s five-nation Asia trip that the President’s latest controversial tweets, ‘are what they are.’
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s campaign to consolidate power appears to be ending one phase and beginning another.
On November 8, U.S. President Donald Trump delivered a sharp message to North Korea, in a speech before South Korea’s National Assembly.