The 45th president entered office raging against a post-WWII order built by the United States, pledging instead that he would put "America First.
Media freedom has never been so under threat, with even "model" democracies losing their way in a "new era of post-truth," Reporters Without Borders says.
France has said that it has proof that the Syrian government was behind a chemical weapons attack in Syria earlier this month that killed 89 people.
The principal UN commission charged with promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women has picked 13 new members by secret vote. One selection is raising eyebrows: Saudi Arabia.
Several Middle Eastern countries are facing growing pressure to close legal loopholes that allow rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims.
The final target in the war on ISIS -- its capital, Raqqa. Satellite images offer chilling new details about the Syrian city held hostage by terror.
An 18-year old man accused of calling in hundreds of bomb threats to Jewish community centers in the United States also tried to extort a US state senator, according to the prosecutor's office in Israel.
Six Israelis were charged Sunday in a monthslong hate crime investigation and a Palestinian was arrested in the stabbing of four Israelis on Sunday afternoon, a reminder that tensions are always bubbling under the surface, even in relatively quiet times.
Joshua Geltzer: President Trump has made clear he intends to rely heavily on military force, but has failed to fully explain and justify using force -- and that sends a very bad signal to the world.
A close associate of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi who is tied to the New Year's nightclub bombing in Turkey was killed by US forces in Syria two weeks ago, the US Central Command announced Friday.
Members of the Qatari royal family held hostage in Iraq since 2015 were among 26 Qataris released on Friday, a Qatari source told CNN's Becky Anderson.
At the age of just four, Satabraq finds soldiers and rockets more normal than classrooms and schoolmates.
Hundreds of pot smokers unabashedly gathered outside the Knesset on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the unofficial "Weed Day" and the recent decriminalization of marijuana in Israel.
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from the old city of Mosul where civilians remain trapped in the crossfire between the Iraqi army and ISIS fighters.
International chemical weapons inspectors have found "incontrovertible" evidence that Sarin gas, or a similar substance, was used in a chemical attack in Syria earlier this month that killed 89 people.
The Syrian civil war is not only one of the bloodiest conflicts in the world today, it's also one of the most complex.
In its first 100 days, the Trump Administration has found itself in confrontation with two dictators: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
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