Opening First Foreign Trip, Donald Trump Leaves Behind Crisis

Mr. Trump leaves as a newly appointed special counsel begins looking into any ties between Russia and the president’s campaign.

For Kushner, Israel Policy May Be Shaped by the Personal

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, has a profound connection to Israel. When he meets with the country’s prime minister on Wednesday, it will be a gathering influenced by old encounters and shared experiences.

News Analysis: Trump Foreign Policy Quickly Loses Its Sharp Edge

He is proving to be less of a radical than either his campaign statements or his tempestuous early phone calls with foreign leaders would suggest.

Trump May Turn to Arab Allies for Help With Israeli-Palestinian Relations

The emerging approach mirrors the thinking of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, who visits Washington next week, and also of past American administrations.