AJ Impact

Thousands of childcare workers awarded $65.5m legal settlement

A US federal judge approved a multimillion-dollar settlement for thousands of workers who came to the US as au pairs.

Thousands of childcare workers awarded $65.5m legal settlement

Canada

US: Death sentence to Canadian in China 'politically motivated'

Ottawa rallying allies after Canadian citizens' arrest in China in light of top Huawei executive's arrest in Canada.

US: Death sentence to Canadian in China 'politically motivated'

North Korea

US, North Korea 'to hold talks this week' after nuclear impasse

Two sides to reportedly finalise second Trump-Kim summit details, as South Korea report doesn't refer to North as enemy.

US, North Korea 'to hold talks this week' after nuclear impasse

United States

Trump's White House: Who has been fired or left so far?

From Rex Tillerson to Sean Spicer, Al Jazeera looks at the most notable Trump administration departures so far.

Trump's White House: Who has been fired or left so far?

AJ IMPACT

Frost thaws in US-China ties ahead of G20 meeting

High-level talks now set for Friday as world's two largest economies look for ways to resolve damaging trade war.

US, China to hold delayed diplomatic, security dialogue

United States

US ends all funding for UN's Palestine refugee agency

Move by Trump administration sharply criticised as a 'flagrant assault' on Palestinians already enduring dire situation.

US ends all funding for UN's Palestine refugee agency

United States

US ends Syria stabilisation plan worth over $200m

State Department says major contributions from other countries led to the decision which was criticised by Democrats.

US ends Syria stabilisation plan worth more than $200m

Opinion

Mike Pompeo is the anti-Tillerson

But will the former CIA director be able to succeed where his predecessor failed?

Daniel R DePetris

by Daniel R DePetris

Daniel R DePetris

CIA

Trump pick for CIA chief's post 'oversaw renditions'

Gina Haspel ran CIA's first 'black site' in Thailand and was involved in the destruction of videotapes of interrogations

US State Department

Is Gulf heading for 'cold peace' with Tillerson's exit?

US President Trump had been at odds with Tillerson, seen as a 'voice of moderation' on key foreign policy issues.

After Tillerson, is Gulf crisis heading for a long 'cold peace'?

United States

Mike Pompeo: Who is the new US secretary of state?

Newly appointed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a controversial history. Where does he stand on the issues?

Mike Pompeo on Muslims, torture and Guantanamo Bay

Opinion

Tillerson sacking: New dynamics in the Trump Administration

The firing of Tillerson shows that the State Department remains under siege by the White House until further notice.

Joe Macaron

by Joe Macaron

Joe Macaron

United States

What does Secretary of State Tillerson's sacking mean?

Al Jazeera senior political analyst says there was an international campaign to remove Tillerson from his position.

US State Department

Trump sacks Tillerson, replaced by CIA's Pompeo

US president cites differences with Rex Tillerson as reason for his removal from secretary of state's post.

United States

Will Trump remove Secretary of State Tillerson?

US president declines to confirm or deny media reports saying Rex Tillerson may be replaced by CIA chief Mike Pompeo.

Trump to replace Tillerson with Mike Pompeo: Reports