Iran’s president-elect says he won’t meet with Biden

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Iran’s president-elect said Monday he would not meet with President Joe Biden nor negotiate over Tehran’s ballistic missile program and its support of regional militias, sticking to a hard-line position following his landslide victory in … Read more

Diplomats to meet in Vienna for more Iran nuclear talks

VIENNA — Further talks between Iran and global powers were planned Sunday afternoon to try to negotiate and restore a landmark 2015 agreement to contain Iranian nuclear development that was later abandoned by the Trump administration. Senior diplomats from China, … Read more

Biden trip takeaways: Respect, optimism, some skepticism

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s first overseas trip put his diplomatic and negotiating philosophy on display, as he rallied traditional U.S. democratic allies to confront new and old challenges and offered an often rosy take on the possibilities of cooperation … Read more

Ousted From Power, Israel’s Netanyahu Plots Comeback

TEL AVIV—Outmaneuvered by rival politicians after 12 years in power, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is already plotting a comeback, intending to challenge the new government on matters that could deeply divide the cross-party coalition. Mr. Netanyahu, who now is … Read more