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Freshmen Reps. Jahana Hayes (D-Conn.), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), and Katie Hill (D-Calif.)

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s comments about Israel are consuming Congress with Trump, Pelosi, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez all taking sides

Ilhan Omar has provoked debate and division in Washington after making comments critical of Israel that many believe are anti-Semitic.
Sen. Bernie Sanders enters the 2020 race with a much clearer foreign policy agenda then in 2016. Part of that is thanks to Matt Duss, the senator's foreign policy adviser.

Bernie Sanders’ foreign policy adviser breaks down the senator’s progressive global agenda for 2020

Matt Duss tells INSIDER if Sanders is elected we'll see more dialogue between the US and its adversaries: "We don't have to fear sitting down with anyone."
Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who's running for president in 2020, continues to spark controversy with her unorthodox positions on foreign policy.

Tulsi Gabbard’s foreign policy frustrates centrist Democrats, draws cheers from anti-interventionists, and makes her political identity tough to...

Gabbard launched her campaign with an anti-war speech, going after both Democrats and Republicans "who never tire of war."

Military leaders around Venezuela are declaring their support for Nicolás Maduro

A day after Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó declared himself interim president, military leaders across the country are backing Nicolás Maduro.

Nicolás Maduro tells US diplomats to leave Venezuela within 72 hours after Trump recognizes opposition leader as interim president

After the US declared its support of Juan Guaidó, Venezuela's new interim president, Nicolás Maduro gave US diplomats 72 hours to leave the country.
US President Donald Trump and Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela’s uprising against Maduro may put Trump’s musings about military intervention to the test

The Trump administration is sharpening its stance against Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro, hoping to capitalize on growing protests in the country.
US National Security Advisor John Bolton speaks during a news conference after a meeting with Russia's Nikolai Patrushev at the US Mission to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Trump’s national security team reportedly asked for military options to attack Iran last fall, alarming US officials

The Trump administration asked the Pentagon for military options to strike Iran last fall, according to a new Wall Street Journal report.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro at a military parade to celebrate the 195th anniversary of the Battle of Carabobo, next to Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez, in Caracas, June 24, 2016.

Trump admin officials reportedly met secretly with Venezuelan military leaders who were plotting a coup

Trump administration officials reportedly met in secret with Venezuelan military officials to discuss plans to overthrow President Nicolás Maduro. A report from the New York Times says officials did not ultimately go through with the coup, the meetings could damage relations with Venezuela.
Heather Nauert delivers the morning news on "Fox & Friends" on June 3, 2016.

How Heather Nauert’s unlikely rise at the State Department has made her a top contender for White House press secretary

Heather Nauert, the State Deparment spokeswoman who's doubling as the fourth-highest ranking American diplomat, is reportedly a top contender to become the next White House press secretary.
President Donald Trump

‘We’re America, bitch’: A senior White House official sums up the Trump Doctrine

As President Donald Trump attacked America's closest allies while jetting to Singapore for his much-anticipated summit with one of the world's most brutal dictators, one senior White House official described the Trump Doctrine as, "We're America, Bitch."