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Mon., June 3, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
A U.S. aircraft carrier the White House ordered to the Mideast over a perceived threat from Iran remains outside of the Persian Gulf amid efforts to de-escalate tensions between Tehran …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 10:52 a.m.
The U.S. will bolster its military presence in the Middle East with an additional 1,500 troops, President Donald Trump said Friday amid heightened tensions with Iran.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
An oil pipeline that runs across Saudi Arabia was hit by drones, the Saudi energy minister said, as regional tensions flare just days after what the kingdom says was an …
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 11:44 a.m.
The U.S. is sending an aircraft carrier group to the Middle East ahead of schedule and warning that Iran and its proxy forces are showing “troubling and escalatory” indications of …