Historically, the United States has stayed neutral in the Israel-Palestine conflict. However, Donald Trump has openly supported Israel, emboldening its expansion into the West Bank.
The withdrawal of the United States from Syria threatens the Rojava Kurds, who have patrolled the Middle East for decades, and are seen by the Turks and the Russians as terrorists.
Emma Williams: After China began seismic testing in the South China Sea, Vietnam sues, fearing encroachment of its territory.
Brexit has divided the United Kingdom, and its people tire of the bungled negotiations with the European Union, another extension to the Brexit date has Britons wondering: Will the United Kingdom ever leave the EU?
Amidst Chinese tensions in Hong Kong, Tibet, and with the Uyghurs, one NBA executive took a stand. A fallout of calamitous proportions ensued.
In the wake of Jamal Khashoggi’s death, some US-Saudi diplomatic ties were cut. With representatives now visiting the country for an economic forum, there are new questions about Trump’s involvement with dictators.
The US relationship with the EU and NATO has been tumultuous since Trump’s election. But as there is increased backlash over Trump’s foreign policy, there may be an opportunity for change.