Secretary of State

'Tillerson enjoys his job'

'Tillerson enjoys his job'

State Department spokeswoman refutes reports that Trump intends to replace Secretary of State, says Tillerson plans to stay on.Ben Ariel, 12/1/2017, 3:05 AM
'Secretary of State Tillerson, Stop funding terror!'

'Secretary of State Tillerson, Stop funding terror!'

Shurat Hadin reveals American aid to Gaza funds terror organization's educational activities, calls to cease funding.Yoel Domb, 2/14/2017, 3:21 PM
Rex Tillerson confirmed as Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson confirmed as Secretary of State

The Senate confirmed Wednesday Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State by a 56 to 43 vote despite concerns about his commercial ties to Russia.Yoel Domb, 2/1/2017, 10:46 PM
Senate committee approves Tillerson for Secretary of State

Senate committee approves Tillerson for Secretary of State

Senate Foreign Relations Committee votes in favor of sending Rex Tillerson's nomination as Secretary of State to the full Senate.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2017, 1:08 AM
Republican Senators to vote in favor of Trump's Sec'y of State

Republican Senators to vote in favor of Trump's Sec'y of State

Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham will vote in favor of Rex Tillerson despite their concerns over his ties with Russia.Ben Ariel, 1/23/2017, 3:03 AM
It's official: Trump taps Rex Tillerson for secretary of state

It's official: Trump taps Rex Tillerson for secretary of state

President-elect nominates chairman and CEO of Exxon Mobil, who is close to the Russian leadership, as secretary of state.JTA, 12/14/2016, 2:58 AM
Trump expanding pool of Secretary of State candidates

Trump expanding pool of Secretary of State candidates

Top Trump adviser hints there are "more than four" finalists for the position of Secretary of State in the new administration.Ben Ariel, 12/5/2016, 4:45 AM
Four candidates being considered for Secretary of State

Four candidates being considered for Secretary of State

According to reports released Wednesday, Donald Trump is considering just four possible candidates for Secretary of State.Yoel Domb, 11/30/2016, 7:28 PM
Petraeus emerges as top Sec of State candidate

Petraeus emerges as top Sec of State candidate

Former CIA Director, General David Petraeus, has emerged as a top candidate for the coveted post.Shlomo Vile, 11/29/2016, 8:48 AM
Sources: Trump favors Romney for secretary of state

Sources: Trump favors Romney for secretary of state

President-elect reportedly leaning toward asking Mitt Romney to be his secretary of state, but hasn't ruled out Rudy Giuliani.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2016, 4:42 AM
Giuliani, Bolton leading candidates for Secretary of State

Giuliani, Bolton leading candidates for Secretary of State

Sources: Former New York City Mayor and former Ambassador to the UN are the leading candidates to be Secretary of State under Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2016, 3:35 AM
US Democrat says Obama is living on the moon

US Democrat says Obama is living on the moon

Democratic assemblyman says playing politics with people's lives is a victory to our enemy. Obama doesn't get it.Raphael Poch, 12/2/2015, 8:31 PM
US, Israel to Strengthen Defense Ties

US, Israel to Strengthen Defense Ties

US Undersecretary for Arms Control and International Security to meet with Israeli officials this week, US-Israel tensions notwithstanding.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 10:03 PM
Kerry: Iran Deal 'Safer For Israel'

Kerry: Iran Deal 'Safer For Israel'

US Secretary of State insists that Israel can only gain from deal with nuclear Iran, calls Netanyahu 'friend of mine.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2013, 7:36 AM
"Senator Kerry Meet With Us"

"Senator Kerry Meet With Us"

In a letter addressed to U.S.Secretary of State John Kerry, Bereaved Families for Peace and Justice say "we feel we've paid the price."Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/14/2013, 9:05 PM
John Kerry in London on First Official Trip

John Kerry in London on First Official Trip

Kerry lands in London to start his first official trip in Europe and the Middle East. Israel will wait until Obama's visit.Elad Benari, 2/25/2013, 5:45 AM
Kerry Sworn In, Vows to Work for Peace

Kerry Sworn In, Vows to Work for Peace

John Kerry publicly sworn in as Secretary of State, vows to work for peace but also to stand up to "extremism, terrorism, chaos and evil."Elad Benari, 2/7/2013, 6:15 AM
Kerry Likely to Visit Israel in First Trip Abroad

Kerry Likely to Visit Israel in First Trip Abroad

Secretary of State John Kerry said he plans to visit Israel and Egypt as part of his first trip in his new role. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/3/2013, 11:14 AM
Video: Clinton Calls Tenure 'Bittersweet'

Video: Clinton Calls Tenure 'Bittersweet'

Secretary of State Clinton calls her last days at State Department "bittersweet" as she prepared to relinquish her post to Sen. John Kerry.Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/1/2013, 1:01 PM
US Senate Committee Approves Kerry Nomination

US Senate Committee Approves Kerry Nomination

Sen. John Kerry received unanimous vote of approval by Senate Foreign Relations Committee, in first hurdle to become next secretary of stateRachel Hirshfeld , 1/29/2013, 7:10 PM
Kerry: Door for Two States May be Closing

Kerry: Door for Two States May be Closing

Senator John Kerry says he is worried the door for a "two-state solution" may be closing and that would be "disastrous".Elad Benari, 1/25/2013, 2:44 AM
Clinton's Benghazi Testimony Expected in Two Weeks

Clinton's Benghazi Testimony Expected in Two Weeks

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to testify regarding the Benghazi terror attack within the next two weeks, sources said.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/8/2013, 11:02 PM
After Month-Long Absence, Clinton Returns to Work

After Month-Long Absence, Clinton Returns to Work

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will return to work on Monday after a month-long absence caused by a series of health scares, 1/7/2013, 4:27 PM
Hillary Clinton Discharged from NY Hospital

Hillary Clinton Discharged from NY Hospital

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was discharged from a New York hospital on Wednesday after being treated for a blood clot near her brain.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/3/2013, 7:58 PM
Peres Congratulates Kerry on Nomination

Peres Congratulates Kerry on Nomination

"I'm sure you will be able to deal with the challenges in the Middle East," President Shimon Peres tells Senator John Kerry.Elad Benari, 12/24/2012, 5:43 AM
Netanyahu Congratulates Kerry on Nomination

Netanyahu Congratulates Kerry on Nomination

"Kerry is a well-known supporter of Israel's security," says Netanyahu about Senator John Kerry.Elad Benari, 12/23/2012, 1:44 AM
Kerry Will be Nominated as Secretary of State

Kerry Will be Nominated as Secretary of State

Obama will nominate Senator John Kerry as secretary of state as he begins to remake his national security team ahead of his second term.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/21/2012, 8:09 PM
Report: Kerry to Replace Clinton

Report: Kerry to Replace Clinton

President Obama has decided to nominate Senator John Kerry to be the next secretary of state and could make a formal announcement next week.Elad Benari, 12/16/2012, 6:14 AM
Susan Rice to Obama: Don't Pick Me

Susan Rice to Obama: Don't Pick Me

Susan Rice asks Obama not to pick her as his next secretary of state following criticism over the raid on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 12/14/2012, 4:46 AM