Due to the regime's longstanding policy of hostage-taking, an enriching visit to World Heritage Sites could easily end behind bars in a Tehran prison.
Negotiations will focus on demands made by both sides recently, as Russia wants the U.S. and its NATO allies to refuse Ukraine's entry into the organization.
If China had its way, its censorship practices would be the international standard for the entire internet economy.
The U.S. will still fund projects in vulnerable areas in need of expanded energy access.
Every American president in the 21st century has misread China and failed to develop a cohesive policy.
As with the previous JCPOA talks, a major flaw in the negotiation process has been a lack of participation by the regional powers most directly threatened by the prospect of a nuclear Iran.
While there may come a point in time when U.S. and European officials conclude Iran is unwilling to budge from its maximalist position, now is not that time.
Russian media assessed the results of the virtual talk between the U.S. and Russian leaders on Tuesday.
Today, American elites are retreating from hard diplomacy, disarming the military and appeasing their nation's rivals.
U.S. intelligence has warned that as many as 175,000 Russian troops could be deployed to invade Russia's southern neighbor, a possible future NATO member.
Russia is escalating pressure on Ukraine, threatening to drag the U.S. and NATO into their worst confrontation with Moscow since the Cold War.
While some American policymakers are eager to take the proceedings in Vienna as a sign of the new administration's cooperative tendencies, most know better.
Five House members arrived in Taiwan Thursday to meet with local officials amid a wider delegation trip to several regions in Asia.
A U.S. official said it may have looked like a prisoner exchange, but instead was a product of continuing efforts for Beijing to live up to obligations.
Selling $650 million worth of arms to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia seems to contradict Biden's campaign promises about changing the foreign policy status quo.
After the sale was initiated during the Trump administration, President Joe Biden is slowing it and seeking clarifications.
Members of the AfghanEvac Coalition met with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and urged him to increase U.S. efforts in the country.
End the delusional fantasy that America can, let alone should, attempt to cavalierly export its values unto foreign lands.
"We have never been thought of so poorly as we are right now...So low and so bad for America. There has never been a time like it," Trump said in a statement.
"In moments of crisis and instability such as this one, we must ensure that humanitarian aid is delivered to those most in need," Richardson said.
The last thing the U.S. needs is another crisis in the Middle East. Common-sense diplomacy can help us escape it.
Assad has won the war. That's not new information. U.S. decision makers must deal with reality as it is, not as they wish it to be.