This week Tillerson will meet with US companies in Kuwait to plan Iraq's recovery.
Not since the 1950s has America been such an irrelevant actor in events in this part of the Middle East.
Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said, "The U.S. government is the cruelest and most merciless system in the world."
The president privately mocked an Iraqi delegation, it was claimed.
Then why did Trump launch a missile strike against the Shayrat airbase in Syria?
It includes the militants' elusive leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as well as his second-in-command.
Why is it OK to question Christianity but not Islam?
Young American Jews are distancing themselves from Israel.
An American and an Iraqi national have been charged after Turkish officials discovered two cars loaded with 47 guns on their way to Iraq.
Why we must remember International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
The Palestinians have climbed up a tree. But instead of bringing them a ladder, Trump brought a chainsaw.
Will the areas we helped liberate from ISIS be a launching point for US-supported anti-Iranian operations?
The government is advertising Aleppo and other Syrian cities at an event in Madrid.
North Korea said it was able to build nuclear bombs and intercontinental ballistic missiles because it trusts no one but itself.
Israel feared a large-scale chemical weapons attack.
Abbas has made clear he objects to the very existence of Israel.