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Wednesday's attack on U.S. forces in Syria has stoked fresh criticism over President Donald Trump's claim that the Islamic State has been defeated and has renewed debate over his decision to withdraw all troops from the war-torn country. » Read More
China's central bank pumped almost $83 billion into its banking system in a single day, which eased concerns over a potential funding squeeze in the economy ahead of a major festive season, analysts said.
The British pound rose against the dollar on Wednesday after UK Prime Minister Theresa May survived a vote of no confidence in the parliament.
J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said Wednesday it would be in the United Kingdom's best interest to avoid a hard exit from the European Union.
An attack in the northern Syrian town of Manbij has resulted in multiple casualties including U.S. troops, a senior Kurdish security official confirmed to NBC News.
The worst parliamentary defeat for a British prime minister in modern times has increased the likelihood of Brexit being scrapped altogether, Goldman Sachs said Wednesday.
A rising risk of political confrontations between major powers is hindering solutions to challenges like climate change and cyberattacks, a new report by the World Economic Forum said Wednesday.
Following the resounding defeat of U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, the global media are giving their reactions to the vote - and they're not holding back.
"We think there're still a lot of risks out there. Certainly the defeat of May's proposal yesterday takes away one leg of uncertainty but we still have many others," said Patrick Bennett, a strategist at CIBC.
The British pound rallied back from a sharp drop on Tuesday as traders digested a UK parliamentary vote that shot down a proposed Brexit deal from Prime Minister Theresa May.
The news could resurface worries of a breakdown in the historical military alliance.
President Trump threatens NATO ally Turkey while defending his decision to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria.
It's been a confusing couple of weeks for U.S. allies in the Middle East.
The triad of China's economy, trade war and the Fed's policy is a false alarm — the main problems are America's dangerous security challenges around the world involving military confrontations with China and Russia, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
The Trump Administration should be given "no more than a C plus" for how it has addressed conflict in the Middle East, according to former U.S. National Security Advisor James Jones.
The White House requested options for a military strike against Iran last September, a report by the Wall Street Journal revealed, citing current and former U.S. officials.
"We don't listen to the council of defeatism," senior State Department advisor Brian Hook said in response to the notion that dislodging Iranian forces from Syria could prove impossible.