How ISIS Produced Its Cruel Arsenal on an Industrial Scale

When the Islamic State seized territory in Iraq and Syria, it had the time and space to industrialize advanced weapons manufacturing. The results included explosive space heaters and chemical rockets.

Trump Urges Saudi Arabia to End Blockade of Goods into Yemen

President Trump called on the Saudi government to lift the restrictions on Yemen, saying it “must be done for humanitarian reasons immediately.”

U.S. Will Keep Older Cluster Munitions, a Weapon Banned by 102 Nations

The Pentagon intends to keep indefinitely its legacy cluster munitions, more than 1.5 million of which are in South Korea.

Saudi Arabia Tries to Ease Concerns Over Civilian Deaths in Yemen

Riyadh is training its military to help prevent civilian casualties and taking other steps that amount to conditions on $110 billion in proposed weapons sales.

Report Rebuts Russia’s Claims of Restraint in Syrian Bombing Campaign

An analysis drawing on satellite images, videos and more shows that hospitals were bombed repeatedly and that Syrian forces used chlorine gas on a greater scale than believed.