President Obama took aim at Moscow in his address at the UN's General Assembly general debate on Monday, just hours before a planned bilateral meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said his country is willing to sit down with its rivals to discuss the crisis in Syria, but suggested Tehran would not debate the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad until peace is achieved.
In a major foreign policy address on Wednesday, the president said the choice is between the deal or war.
The US Continues to Boost Troop Rotations and Equipment in Europe, Two Years After the Last Tanks Left
Since Russia's annexation of Crimea, the Pentagon has been beefing up exercises and rotations in Europe to ensure what US officials say is the security and stability of its NATO allies.
In this excerpt, VICE News speaks with representatives from arms manufacturers as well as a US military general overseeing foreign military sales about current business in the Middle East.
In this extra scene, we catch a glimpse of the opening ceremony at IDEX and speak with a CEO from Saudi Automotive Development Company about the arms race in the Middle East.
In this excerpt, VICE News correspondent Danny Gold learns of the effects that insufficient aid, coupled with living in temporary or demolished housing, has had on the residents of Gaza.
VICE News returns to Israel and Gaza six months after last summer's devastating 50-day war to find tensions running high amid sluggish reconstruction efforts.