Leslie H. Gelb, 82, Former Diplomat and New York Times Journalist, Dies

Leslie H. Gelb, an iconoclastic former American diplomat, journalist and prodigious commentator on world affairs, died…

Prince Andrew Denies Knowing of Sex Trafficking by Epstein

LONDON — Prince Andrew, facing intensifying scrutiny of his ties to the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein,…

China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of Britain’s Hong Kong Consulate

HONG KONG — The Chinese government acknowledged Wednesday that it was holding an employee of Britain’s…

U.S. Ambassador in Moscow Who Served During Russia Investigation Resigns

Jon M. Huntsman Jr., the United States ambassador in Moscow who carried out President Trump’s policies…

Kelly Craft, Trump Nominee for U.N. Ambassador, Confirmed by Senate

Kelly Knight Craft, the United States ambassador to Canada, was confirmed on Wednesday to serve as…

Were U.S. Diplomats Attacked in Cuba? Brain Study Deepens Mystery.

In late 2016, dozens of United States diplomats working in Cuba and China began reporting odd…

L. Bruce Laingen, Senior Hostage During Iran Crisis, Dies at 96

L. Bruce Laingen, the highest-ranking American official held in Iran during the 444-day-long hostage ordeal that…

Gunmen Attack Turkish Diplomats in Kurdish Region of Iraq

Gunmen opened fire at Turkish diplomats, killing at least one, in a restaurant in the capital…

Russia Denies Visas for Teachers at Anglo-American School in Moscow

MOSCOW — Russia’s Foreign Ministry has recently denied visas for teachers at a school in Moscow…

U.K. Police Criticized for Warning Media Not to Publish Diplomatic Leaks

A British investigation into a leak of confidential diplomatic memos is raising questions about press freedom…

Brazil’s President May Appoint Son, Friend to the Trumps, as Ambassador to U.S.

RIO DE JANEIRO — President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil is weighing appointing his third son, Eduardo…

‘It Could Have Been Any of Us’: Disdain for Trump Runs Among Ambassadors

WASHINGTON — Ask members of the Washington diplomatic corps about the cables that Sir Kim Darroch,…

Kim Darroch, U.K. Ambassador to U.S., Resigns After Leak

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. Kim Darroch submitted his resignation on…

Kim Darroch, U.K. Ambassador to U.S., Resigns After Leak

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. Kim Darroch submitted his resignation on…

U.K. Couple End Joint Hunger Strike Over Her Detention in Iran

LONDON — They had been fasting together for more than two weeks: Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian…