A Turbulent Year May Lie Ahead—CEOs at Davos Are Optimistic

DAVOS, Switzerland—CEOs and business leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum are feeling increasingly confident about…

Taiwan Voters Defy Beijing in Electing New President

Updated Jan. 13, 2024 11:34 am ET TAIPEI—China’s least preferred candidate won Taiwan’s presidential vote on…

Ukraine’s War Effort Is Stuck. This Heroic Battlefield Failure Shows Why.

By James Marson and Oksana Grytsenko Jan. 10, 2024 12:01 am ET Listen to article (2…

Israel-Iran Tensions Rise as Israeli Forces Trade Fire With Militias in Syria, Lebanon

By Jared Malsin and Carrie Keller-Lynn Updated Dec. 30, 2023 3:31 pm ET Listen to article…

North Carolina’s Billion-Dollar Bet on an EV Outsider

Updated Dec. 11, 2023 12:13 am ET HAIPHONG, Vietnam—When electric-car startup VinFast Auto was looking to…

Militants Take Cover Amid Elephants, Lions in West Africa’s National Parks

The U.S. and its allies battle al Qaeda and Islamic State fighters at a bloody crossroads…

The Hunt for Crypto’s Most Famous Fugitive. ‘Everyone Is Looking for Me.’

After a $40 billion cryptocurrency crash, Do Kwon hopscotched across Asia and Europe to evade authorities.

Israel’s Hostage Crisis Deepens With Execution Threat

Israel’s unprecedented hostage crisis took an even graver turn Monday when Palestinian militants threatened to begin…

Israel Struggles to Expel Hamas Intruders and Secure Border

Listen to article (2 minutes) TEL AVIV—Israeli troops engaged in fierce fighting throughout Sunday to regain…

After Attack, Israel Wrestles With Question: How Could This Happen?

Listen to article (2 minutes) TEL AVIV—As explosions rang out and bullets flew over Tamir Erez’s…