Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Democrats and some Republican lawmakers expressed concerns about the extensive business dealings in Russia of Trump’s nominee to be secretary of state, but several former diplomats said ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson brings significant global experience negotiating in complex environments.
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
As the Syrian regime makes rapid gains to retake rebel-held eastern Aleppo, renewed diplomatic efforts to try to broker a pause in the fighting remain uncertain.
Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
If the Syrian regime’s campaign to retake eastern Aleppo succeeds, it could have a profound impact on the incoming US administration’s Syria plans.
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
The fate of the Iran deal and other pressing foreign policy issues may rest with who Donald Trump chooses to advise him and serve in his Cabinet.
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