Simon Lewis

Blinken meets Arab leaders in diplomatic push over Gaza war
The US secretary of state is holding more talks with the leaders as part of a diplomatic push to stop the war in Gaza spreading further
Blinken presses Arab states to discuss the future of Gaza
The US secretary of state aims to quell tensions beyond Israel’s offensive against Palestinian Hamas militants in the strip
Russia's air assault on Ukraine draws criticism at UN Security Council meeting
The strikes across Ukraine killed 31 civilians in the biggest aerial attacks since the start of the war in February 2022, according to officials
Why a murder plot will not turn the US away from India
The US response reflects a desire not to let the issue damage the broader relationship, foreign policy experts say
US imposes sanctions on alleged Myanmar arms traffickers for supplying junta
The sanctions target three individuals and one entity