George Herbert Walker III, 88, Dies; Ambassador and Cousin of Presidents

George Herbert Walker III, a cousin of two presidents, a former United States ambassador to Hungary…

Trump Moves to Block Visas for Pregnant Women on ‘Birth Tourism’

WASHINGTON — The State Department on Thursday moved to empower its visa officers to block pregnant…

Pompeo Says He ‘Never Heard’ That Ambassador Might Be Under Surveillance

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday he “never heard” that his top envoy…

U.S. Envoy’s Mustache Finds Few Fans in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — At a time of growing unease in the alliance between the United…

Esper Says He ‘Didn’t See’ Specific Evidence Iranians Planned to Attack 4 Embassies

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said on Sunday that he never saw any specific…

Seven Days in January: How the U.S. and Iran Approached the Brink of War

WASHINGTON — The plane was late and the kill team was worried. International listings showed that…