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Why Tanker Blasts in the Gulf of Oman Have Put the World on Edge

Mysterious explosions that crippled two commercial tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday have set…

Distrusting Both Iran and U.S., Europe Urges ‘Maximum Restraint’

BRUSSELS — Speaking of the attacks this week on fuel tankers in the Gulf of Oman,…

Trump Accuses Iran in Explosions That Crippled Oil Tankers

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Friday that there was no doubt that Iran was behind…

Iran Stiffens Its Resolve as the Trump Administration’s Pressure Mounts

BEIRUT, Lebanon — In its campaign to throttle Iran into submission, the Trump administration has in…

U.S. Officials Say Iran Has Removed Missile Threat From Boats

WASHINGTON — Iran has unloaded missiles from at least two small boats in its territorial waters…

The Tension Between America and Iran, Explained

American officials have suddenly raised the stakes in the long-simmering tensions between the United States and…

Iran Threat Debate Is Set Off by Images of Missiles at Sea

WASHINGTON — The intelligence that caused the White House to escalate its warnings about a threat…

Images of Missiles at Sea Set Off Debate Over Iran Threat

WASHINGTON — The intelligence that caused the White House to escalate its warnings about a threat…

White House Reviews Military Plans Against Iran, in Echoes of Iraq War

WASHINGTON — At a meeting of President Trump’s top national security aides last Thursday, Acting Defense…

Iraq’s Militias, Accused of Threatening U.S., Pose a Quandary for Iraq

When the United States said this week that American forces in Iraq faced threats from Iranian…

U.S. Officials Raise Alarm of Iranian Threat Targeting American Troops in Iraq

WASHINGTON — Senior American officials said on Monday that new threats by Iran against United States…

Citing Iranian Threat, U.S. Sends Carrier Group and Bombers to Persian Gulf

WASHINGTON — The White House announced on Sunday that the United States was sending an aircraft…

Trump Pushes to Designate Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Group

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is pushing to issue an order that would designate the Muslim…

Iran’s Supreme Leader Replaces Head of Revolutionary Guards

Iran’s supreme leader has replaced the top commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, state media…

Pompeo Is Warned Against Sidestepping Congress for Conflict With Iran

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo left open the possibility on Wednesday of entering a…