Malaysia Forces Out North Korean Ambassador

In a major diplomatic break after the assassination of the half brother of North Korea’s leader, the Malaysian government declared Ambassador Kang Chol “persona non grata.” Source: World

Trump Presidency Is Already Altering Israeli-Palestinian Politics

The transition, and questions surrounding it, rippled through issues including the location of the American Embassy and whether Palestinians are on the edge of a renewed revolt. Source: World

American Is Arrested in Shooting of U.S. Diplomat in Guadalajara

The suspect, who was seen on video appearing to stalk the consular official before opening fire, will be deported to the United States, according to Mexican officials. Source: World

David Friedman, Choice for Envoy to Israel, Is Hostile to Two-State Efforts

Mr. Friedman, a bankruptcy lawyer, supports expanded settlements in the West Bank and has accused the Obama administration of anti-Semitism. Source: World