The Trump administration is pushing ahead with more sanctions on Iran, and the president reportedly asked for military options to strike the country's nuclear facilities.
Pompeo's visit to Israel was widely seen as a farewell victory lap and celebration of the pro-Israeli policies of the Trump administration.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy camp found an ally in President Donald Trump. The transition of power has left some concerned about continued American support against China.
The BDS movement calls for boycotts and sanctions on Israel over its treatment of the Palestinian people.
The Trump administration is turning the screws on Tehran, seeking to collapse Iran's economy before the end of the president's term.
The president is still pushing his long-shot litigation and conspiracy theories, but lawmakers are increasingly acknowledging his defeat in private.
Trump critics have noted that Iran is closer to a nuclear weapon now than at the start of his term, despite his efforts to contain Tehran.
Biden wants to resurrect the Iran nuclear deal, but four years of conflict with President Trump has left Tehran wary.
Tehran is waiting to see what President-elect Joe Biden does, while Iranian-backed militias in Iraq are continuing attacks against American interests.
Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said Saturday the country would go into lockdown for three weeks after previous restrictions failed to slow the virus' spread.
The president has thus far refused to acknowledge his defeat, leaning on baseless conspiracy theories and longshot litigation to dispute the result.
A frozen conflict between Morocco—America's oldest official diplomatic ally—and the separatist Polisario Front is threatening to deteriorate into wider violence.
Trump is refusing to accept defeat, using long-shot litigation and riling up his base to dispute Biden's victory.
Trump supporters and counter-protesters clashed in the capital on Saturday night, with at least 20 people arrested.
Rice, who has previously served as United Nations ambassador and national security adviser, is among those touted for a top role in the incoming administration.
McMaster was fired from his role in March 2018, having long clashed with the president's desire to end long-running American wars and bring troops home.
Beijing is waiting to see what line Biden's administration will take on the U.S.-China confrontation and Hong Kong.
Foreign ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said Beijing respects "the American people's choice" for their next president.
Biden has promised to be tougher on Moscow and repeatedly criticized Trump for being soft on Putin.
Trump has still not accepted the result of last week's election and is baselessly claiming that Democrats are engaged in voter fraud to cheat him out of a second term.
Iran now has a stockpile of low-enriched uranium some 12 times larger than is allowed under the 2015 nuclear deal.
The president said Iran would look to expand ties with neighbors once Trump is out of office, and claimed victory over the White House's "maximum pressure" campaign.
Four years of chaotic relations with President Donald Trump will soon be over, but a Biden Administration does not mean an end to the simmering U.S.-China confrontation.
Alvin Yeung, one of those expelled from the Legislative Council Wednesday, told Newsweek the move was "entirely unhealthy."
President-Elect Joe Biden is expected to take a tough line on Russia when he begins his term in January.
The soldier, named by officials as Private Anton Makarov, axed an officer to death and shot three others in the altercation.
Most media coverage abroad has been cautiously optimistic about Biden, while decrying Trump's refusal to accept defeat.
Axios reported Sunday that the Trump administration wants to apply new sanctions to Iran each week until the end of the president's term.
Biden is on the verge of victory while Trump and his campaign use litigation and conspiracy theories to dispute his growing lead in key swing states.
AOC and other progressives have urged the conservative PAC to shift funding to grassroots organizers.