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On Middle East trip, Tillerson navigates Trump's rhetoric, promises and regional role
On his fifth day traveling across the Middle East on a key trip to assert American leadership at a chaotic time, Secretary Tillerson now faces his biggest challenge — and a possible "Ottoman slap" — after landing in Turkey and meeting with leaders of an ally incensed at the U.S. For Tillerson, the
Pence concludes Middle East trip with visit to Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City
Vice President Mike Pence wrapped his trip to Israel with a visit to Jerusalem’s Western Wall -- one of Judaism’s holiest sites -- after meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. It is a move that will further anger Palestinians already enraged by the U.S. administration’s recognition of the
Middle East protests erupt after Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital
Protesters took to the streets of several Middle East cities Sunday in response to President Donald Trump's declaration that the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, rather than Tel Aviv, and move the U.S. embassy there. Demonstrations in the West Bank city of Ramallah and in Heron
Will US embassy move hinder Middle East peace process?
ABC News' James Longman reports on President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital city.
Middle East protests continue after Jerusalem announcement
Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Middle East clashes rise since Trump's decision on Jerusalem
Trump's announcement has caused turmoil between the Palestinians and the Israelis; 2 senior Palestinian officials say their leadership will not meet with Vice President Pence as previously scheduled.
Violent protests erupt in Middle East after Trump declaration
ABC News' James Longman reports from Jerusalem on protests by Palestinian demonstrators after President Trump's decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem.
Middle East reacts to President Trump's Jerusalem announcement
ABC News' Molly Hunter has the latest from Jerusalem the morning after Trump's announcement.
US embassies beefing up security in Middle East ahead of Trump's expected announcement on Jerusalem
Several teams of U.S. Marines will reinforce security at some American embassies in the Middle East, according to U.S. officials, in advance of President Donald Trump’s expected announcement that the U.S. embassy in Israel is moving to Jerusalem. The U.S. military has made prudent precautionary
Powerful earthquake rocks the Middle East
David? Gio Ben itez again tonight. Tonight, a you toerful earthquake around the border of Iran and Iraq. More than 400 people killed. And here's ABC's senior foreign correspondent Ian Pannell tonight. Reporter: Tonight, the deadly earthquake. The skwak struck near the iran/iraq border, sparking