Israel Is Blamed for Deadly Missile Strikes in Syria

JERUSALEM — Israeli warplanes struck several military sites in Syria overnight and killed at least four…

Iranians Greet Latest Sanctions Imposed by U.S. with Mockery

Iranian officials have railed for two months against the Trump administration’s sweeping sanctions blocking their oil…

White House Is Pressing for Additional Options, Including in Cyberspace, to Deter Iranian Attacks

WASHINGTON — American intelligence and military officers are working on additional clandestine plans to counter Iranian…

Europe Seeks to Defuse Iran Crisis as Trump Says Military Option Still On

Scrambling to extend a reprieve in the Iran crisis on Saturday after President Trump’s aborted military…

With a Feast and a Prayer, Iranian Force Exults in Downing of U.S. Drone

Seated on the floor of a villa in northeast Tehran around a tablecloth spread with platters…

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…