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Cryptic comments, contradictory statements and tweets: President Donald Trump’s foreign policy approach has some members of his own party on edge.

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Despite increasing international condemnation, North Korea has ramped up its nuclear capabilities to a potentially dangerous level. 

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Vladimir Putin orders hundreds of U.S. diplomats out of the country as tensions escalate with Russia.

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The list of foreign policy issues in President Donald Trump’s inbox seems to be growing by the day.

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Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry addresses the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, during a U.S.-ASEAN Summit held in Brunei on Oct. 9, 2013. (U.S. Department of State)

An alliance of Southeast Asian countries turns 50. What the Western World can learn from it.

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The two-state solution, relations with the Saudis, and U.S. involvement in NATO are all on the table as the president embarks on his first trip abroad.

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(World Economic Forum / Flickr)

The former secretary of state speaks with Chicago Tonight during a one-on-one interview.

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“We have to look at North Korea as if Kim Jong-un will do what he says,” said Adm. Harry Harris.

Could heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula lead to a confrontation with North Korea?

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Nearly four months into Donald Trump’s presidency, tension over foreign affairs is flaring up.

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As President Donald Trump rediscovers the value of NATO we sit down with U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren to talk about the president’s foreign and domestic agenda.

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Some major policy decisions for the Trump administration as global events heat up.

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Shaifali Sandhya (Kristen Thometz / Chicago Tonight)

Chicagoan Shaifali Sandhya knows what it’s like to be a foreigner. Now a U.S. citizen, she wants to discover refugees’ stories and address their “silent traumas” in the hope of making their resettlement easier. 

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As a House committee chair says no special prosecutor is needed to investigate Trump- Russia ties, a look at the evolving U.S.-Russia relationship.

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As concerns grow over heightened immigration measures, a top political leader from Mexico comes to Chicago with a message.

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As Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu visits Britain and calls for more sanctions on Iran, the new Israeli Consul General to Chicago is here to talk about the future of U.S.-Israeli relations.

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From Ukraine to Syria, a former foreign policy adviser to President George H. W. Bush sees a “World in Disarray.”